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Goodbye AskTheBigot, Hello Them Before Us

We lost the marriage battle because we got a few critical things wrong.  

First, we thought that studies, logic and tradition would be enough. The reality is that none of that holds a candle to the persuasive power of… 1,394 more words

Gay Marriage

18th-c. stays are Totally Done!

Well, it’s been a long while since I last posted an update on anything, particularly about the last project I was working on. My 18th century project kind of ran into a wall. 224 more words

Crepe Jersey

Introducing 6750 Crepe Jersey. This is a light weight viscose 4-way stretch from one of Italy’s finest jersey mills.

Crepe by definition possesses a textured or grained-like surface. 163 more words


Historical Sew Fortnightly or Monthly #0 Part 2

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It is week three of the new year and I have finally finished the first HSF project on my list: 18th century stays. Well…it was definitely a learning experience. 893 more words

Historic Garments

Historical Sew Fortnightly Or Monthly #0 Part 1

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Time to start one of my requirements in my costume intensive work. I have decided to take on The Dreamstress’s Historical Sew Fortnightly 2013. 512 more words

Historic Garments