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750words Feb 11 2015 ~ The Dress Form

Once upon a time there was a dress form made of wandering leaves cut from tin and rigid iron which stood near the window and waited. 779 more words

Fables

Dress Forms vs. Mannequins

I have 3 dress forms ( with names :) and a new mannequin. It’s hard not to show favoritism between them. My first dress form Esperanza was bought when I was first starting out and was the inspiration for so many designs. 367 more words

Creative Motivation

Mannequins

Dress forms have been around for ages, with possibly the oldest one discovered in 1923 in King Tutankhamun’s tomb dating back to approximately 1350 B.C! What started as a basic and utilitarian human-like frame morphed through the ages from simple busts to elaborate… 355 more words

Picture Collection

IM GETTING A SERGER!

I just really couldn’t contain my enthusiasm any more! I am getting a serger and a dress form. I just ordered them last night and they will be here on Wednesday! 379 more words

DIY

My New Professional Dress Form

*Read through this entire post to find a pattern giveaway and then go to the NEW blog address to enter for your chance to win ;)*  1,317 more words

Sewing

A Rant, Another Knitting Dilemma and More Mannequin Madness

Warning:  Sensitive cyclists do not read on.

Disclaimer:  Some of my best friends are cyclists.  True.  One such madwoman friend is cycling from Paris to where I live in the South of France which is almost 800 km – a distance I consider fit only for an aircraft. 1,008 more words

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