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Quick 20s Costumes
Running out of time for Halloween? Try these quick 20s costume idea.
Patterns of Fashion by Janet Arnold Book Review
Discover why this series of books by fashion historian Janet Arnold is considered the "Bible" of English historic costuming from the Elizabethan era through World War II.
Pattern Sizing Then and Now
There's this idea that historical costume is made extra difficult by the fact that "people were smaller back then". This article demonstrates how that isn't true and tracks how patterns sizing has changed from the beginnings of home sewing patterns in the 1900s to the present day.
Modest Bellydance Costumes
Do you love to bellydance, but the idea of baring your midriff scares you? Here are some great ideas for modest bellydance costumes.
Medieval Wedding Gown Ideas
June is Wedding Month. So what a wonderful time to talk about costuming for weddings! Here are some things to think about when choosing a Medieval wedding gown.
Medieval Party Costume Ideas
Need an excuse to play dress up? A medieval themed costume party is a great time! Here are a few ideas to get you started
Make A Flapper Dress To Wear Anytime
Dresses from the 1920s are cut simply and can be sewn quickly. You can easily run one up in an hour! Here's an article of pattern sources for making your own 1920s dresses to wear and embellishment ideas too.
How to Wrap a Sari
There are hundreds of ways to wrap a sari. Here we'll teach you a couple common wraps with variations that you can embellish on your own.
Halloween is Coming!
It's time to start planning your Halloween costume for this year. Here's an article to give you some ideas for inspiration and help you with tools to get started on your unique designs.
Gatsby Costumes and the Roaring 20s -- Men
Men's Costumes from the Roaring 20s inspired by the new Great Gatsby movie
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