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Sisters? Or friends? I’m guessing that because of the near perfectly matching hairstyles and almost identical dresses that they are NOT sisters. When I was growing up, my sisters (5 of them) wouldn’t be caught dead in almost identical styles of ANY type. 44 more words

Vintage Photo

A dress for a wedding (with a quick bound facing edge finish how-to)

First of all, the dress is for me to wear but the wedding ain’t mine! I was going through my fabric stash looking for something to inspire a new project and I came across a beautiful sunny yellow Egyptian cotton.. 396 more words

Crafty Creations

1950 - Texeira

6234 Harmon Avenue

Right across the driveway from yesterday’s mark by M. Dias is this one by (presumably) his partner on the job, Texeira.


1950 - M. Dias

6234 Harmon Avenue

This mark pushes M. Dias’ dates later than ever.


Fekriyah Mohamed (1950) فكرية محمد

I think the dancer in this scene is Fekriya Mohamed and the singer is Sawsan. The scene is from the 1950 film ‘Qamar arba ‘tachar’ (Qamar 14, Full Moon) which starred Mahmoud Zulfikar and Camelia. 69 more words

Belly Dance