Your work is half guarantied to be beautiful when you choose your material well. Do you agree?
So, how do you choose your fabric when there is so many choices?
There are two basic qualities we are looking at when we are shopping for fabric.
Firstly, the stretch. 4 way stretch is often preferred. (Often but not always, we will get to that later.) 4way stretch means that the fabric is very stretchy and in both directions vertical and horizontal. 75-100% one direction and 35-50% the other direction is an indicator of a good quality lycra fabric.
Lycra? Spandex? What is...
Many thing had changed in our lives with the ongoing pandemic, but in the midst of all this mess, we all have more free time. Either you are out of work, either you work from home. Even if your home is now your office, you probably had long daily commute to your job which is now freed up. Yaay!
Are you excited? I am. If you are like me, you probably have lots of creative ideas and....lots of half finished projects laying around and weighing on your subconsciousness.
You cannot start anything new until you finished "THAT" thing that you...
Last week blog post was all about giving you helpful tips on how to measure your body to determine your size when choosing your pattern.
If you are like me, chances are that you will not fit the mold. You will find that your are one size upper body, another size booty and might be even a different size waist. I get your pain girl. I am a US Size 14 busty lady and a US Size 6 booty shaker.
After you found out that you live in a lovely but "non-conform" body when you want to make separate...
If you live on Planet Earth most likely this post finds you home, in self isolation. You have relaxed, rested, watched stuff on Netflix, and now getting restless? That's because we humans need projects to feel happy.
You remember "THAT THING" that you were going to do "WHEN YOU HAD SOME FREE TIME"? I am here to tell you, that time is NOW!
You are a dancer, a pole dancer, a gymnast, a dance teacher, student, professional, a yogi or all of the above... you dream about all the awesome dance outfit you will wear and hopefully one day make yourself.