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Saturday, 08 July 2017 10:43

Sewing Machine Problems: The Most Common Issues

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Up to 85% of sewing machine repairs are avoidable and simple things ...

This method really works well to secure the Bergere hats to your head when hat pins are not enough...

Saturday, 08 July 2017 10:29

Creative Feet - Couching Satin Rat Tail cording

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Use the Pearls & Piping foot for couching Rat Tail cord with the blanket stitch...

Saturday, 08 July 2017 11:37

How To Clean Your Industrial Sewing Machine

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How to keep your commercial sewing machine clean to avoid costly call outs by your mechanic...

Saturday, 08 July 2017 09:10

Arthur Oliver, costume designer, NYC

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A quick look at the beautiful work of Arthur Oliver ...

Let's go behind the scenes of the Stratford Festival's Wigs and Makeup department...

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The Costumer's Notebook,

The book The Costumer's Notebook is a 295 page comprehensive handbook for Costumers for stage and film including a full Glossary of stage and film industry terms. Sections include methods and tricks for laundry, dyeing, breakdown, Dresser guidelines and protocols for Stage or Film and various size charts for men and women from shoes to gloves. Other Sections include diagrams showing How to Iron A Shirt, How to Tie a Tie and How to Tie a Bow Tie. Costume fittings, costume lay out and costume storage are also discussed.