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SS17 key trend: Drawstring dramas

Parachute styling. Big in the 80s and making comeback every few years ever since. Well it’s back again for SS17 and in a season when the 80s are very much on our minds (with all those big shoulders and almost-ra-ra skirts, how could they not be?) it’s clear the ‘new’ parachute styling owes more to the Dallas and Dynasty decade than it does to the grungy utility looks of the 90s. 173 more words


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

Tops with ruched collar and cuffs

I used to own a top with ruched cuffs and collar and, although it’s long gone, I thought I’d have a go at copying it. 407 more words


50 shades of toast

The Fabric Room is happy to announce the introduction of 50 shades of “Toast” (Well 67 to be exact!).

And we’re not talking breakfast, we’re talking beautiful, supple Italian jersey, a unique knit #1300 named ‘Toast’ by one of Europe’s finest mills. 126 more words


How to Choose Lingerie She’ll Love to Wear

Buying lingerie can be intimidating for a lot of guys, so I’m taking the guesswork out of it for you. If you’re braving the stores, bring this list of tips with you, and don’t be afraid to ask a sales rep for help. 302 more words

Mj Summers