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Words Of Fashion.

Fashion is as old as the human race itself. The first known humans to make clothing, Neanderthal man, survived from about 200,000 B.C.E. to about 30,000 B.C.E… 320 more words


One pattern several outfits - the "wardrobe" phenomena

When I first started sewing my teacher suggested that we all buy a “wardrobe” pattern. These patterns, which during the 1980s when I was learning to sew, were especially aimed at workwear, have a longer history. 475 more words

History Of Fashion

Three Quarter Denim Skirts and A Fucking Revelation

Age fourteen, standing in Brisbane’s Queen Street Mall. I had had a mare of a school day, I’d rocked up for the first (and last) free dress day my high school had held in years. 1,684 more words

Ladies - Go Grey! The case against hair dye

Once, in the eighties, when paint effects were all the rage in Clapham, London, I decided to paint a “marble effect” on our white, wooden fireplace.

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Colour Analysis

Are your sleeves beautiful?

Set-in, semi-fitted  and fitted sleeve

A set in sleeve is perhaps the most basic sleeve, but fitting it and inserting it into a garment is fairly advanced. 948 more words

Style Advice

The Period Of Rebirth

Starting from Italy and spreading to other parts of Europe, the period ranging from fourteenth century to seventeenth century in the history of Europe was known as the Renaissance. 335 more words