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Copper Eyes & Brown Lips: Fall Makeup Look

Even though it is still summer, Fall makeup and fashion trends are popping up everywhere and I couldn’t wait! I love dark lip colors, especially chocolate brown shades, so I decided to pair this with a shimmery copper eye look. 326 more words


The "Draping" Technique 

The “Draping” makeup technique is basically skipping out on bronzer and your typica contour shades and using a blush to contour with instead. This is a very 80’s inspired look, but I love it because it gives the skin a natural flushed and sun-kissed appearance for any skin type and tone. 103 more words


Maxwell & Krysten's Black and Purple Wedding!

“My reception was perfect. It was exactly what I wanted. Black, purple and all things colourful with fun!” Krysten & Maxwell Rawlins.  Married December 2010.

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Vintage Sewing Library: 1930s-40s Draping

I’m not sure if I have shared this link before or not, but I returned to it recently and thought I should share. These books were linked to on  304 more words

Fashion History

Ruching: Basics First

The very first technique that was taught to us in creative draping. It involves gathering up small amounts of fabric and pinning it to the dress form. 17 more words

Draping With Nudes.

 No not like this. Draping is the current contour trend (it’s an 0ld makeup technique actually.Wayne Goss explains it here).

Draping is contouring with blush.  291 more words


Lingerie......by Pamela Powell

If you have recently visited the Fashion Studies department at College of DuPage,  original garments from Pamela Powell’s book, “Lingerie” are on display.   Pamela is a faculty member at College of DuPage where she teaches Draping, Couture Techniques, Illustration, Tailoring and Design Studio. 79 more words