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Burlesque Weekly Round Up

Burlesque Weekly Round Up

Burlesque Dancers & Their Tattoos via Coochie Crunch

Review: Beauty and the Beast (Julie Atlas Muz and Mat Fraser, New York, March 2014) via 21st Century Burlesque

Lolo Brow’s Guide to Deranged Disrobing via 21st Century Burlesque

 Flawless Body/Flawless Self via 21st Century Burlesque

Show Afterglow: Diversi-Tease 2014 via 21st Century Burlesque

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nails did. loving the new #barryM silk polish :D #nailsdid #nails #nailporn

nails did. loving the new #barryM silk polish :D #nailsdid #nails #nailporn

March Vintage Pattern Giveaway

March Vintage Pattern Giveaway

This month the pattern I’m giving away it this beautiful early 50s blouse, 34bust, McCalls 3088.

McCalls 3088

To enter please comment below, visit my facebook page like and comment on the post related to this blog or visit my twitter and retweet those giveaway tweet.

I’ll pick a winner next Friday, 4th April.

Good luck folks!

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Fabric for Fashion: The Swatch Book

Fabric for Fashion: The Swatch Book

FFF Front

FFF Front

Let’s not sugar coat it; Fabrics for Fashion: The Swatch Book is expensive with the RRP £60. I got it for around about £37 and even then I could only afford it due to the stroke of good luck I’ve had recently.

It is however, for someone like me who doesn’t yet know her batiste from her shantung, priceless.

I am one of those people that walk around a fabric shop hanging her head in shame,…

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Blogging for Burlesque Workshop at Hebden Bridge Burlesque Festival

Blogging for Burlesque Workshop at Hebden Bridge Burlesque Festival

Photo credit: Warren Jackson

Fabulous news! I’ll be running my Blogging for Burlesque Workshop at Hebden Bridge Burlesque Festival on Saturday 3rd May at 3.30pm.

I’m trying to keep the costs down to a minimum so the charge is extremely reasonable at £10 per person.

It’s a powerpoint workshop, there will be hand-outs of slides for people to make their own notes.

Is this workshop for you?

This workshop is aimed at anyone who…

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thanks @xlucyblue for pointing out what a tech spaz I am ( also thanka for the T)

thanks @xlucyblue for pointing out what a tech spaz I am ( also thanka for the T)

The Wardrobe Architect: Weeks 8 & 9

The Wardrobe Architect: Weeks 8 & 9

The Wardrobe Architect

Again I have missed a week, so I’m playing catch up a little.

I have had a reasonable excuse, though I’ve been going through a hefty HR process with work for nearly two years and had my final meeting on Monday so I have spent the last few weeks focussing on non-sewing matters (and boy, oh boy – how I have missed this!). So please cross your fingers and toes for me.

Week 8: Hair, Make-Up & Beauty

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The old pic of me made it into the telegraph again at the weekend! :D #vintage #model #telegraph

The old pic of me made it into the telegraph again at the weekend! :D #vintage #model #telegraph

Little things that make #sewing life easier. This pincushion is one of my fav purchases EVER. Anyone else? :D

Little things that make #sewing life easier. This pincushion is one of my fav purchases EVER. Anyone else? :D

And #sewing for #vegas begins! #BHoF

And #sewing for #vegas begins! #BHoF