Ideal Fabrics For Leotards And Sleeves

Top 10 Fabrics for competition Dancesport, Country and Skate Dresses.

You requested it. I created it. IDEAL FABRICS FOR LEOTARDS AND SLEEVES is not only a one-of-a-kind training video you can use on your very next Dancesport, Country or Skate dress, but I also created an awesome (if I do say so myself 🙂 ) download that accompanies the video! I’m super excited about this extended…

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Feathers Are Trending. Do You Want Them On Your Dress?

Feathers are hot in the Dancesport, Country and Skate world. Do you want them on your dress?

Feathers are a hot fashion statement in Dancesport, Country and skate dresses. Whether you’re adding a high-impact feather arrangement near the neckline or ostrich boas to the hem of your dress, feathers are trending … for now. Do you want to join in the feather frenzy? Or hold steady with a classic dress that will…

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Rhinestone Glue: Which Is Right For Your Dress?

4 main types of rhinestone glue

Whether you’re replacing missing rhinestones on a dance or skate dress, adding stones to a store bought dress for a quickie showcase costume, or rhinestoning the dress you made, read on to learn more about the four major types of glues that work well for rhinestoning Country, Ballroom and Skate dresses. aa   Please, can…

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Three Looks For A Latin Or Skate Dress

Three looks out of one dress

  Dancers and skaters don’t always have the time or money to invest in a brand-new dress every time they want one. If you are familiar with this scenario, consider making a few big alterations on your competition or show dress to create a new look without major expense. Read on to get the full…

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How To Dye Flesh Color Elastic

Teresa Sigmon shares how to dye flesh color elastic

Today’s blog addresses a great question posed by a Sew Like A Pro™ subscriber: “I can’t find flesh color elastic to use for shoulder straps. How do I dye elastic? How do I get a good color to match my skin?” Read on to get dying solutions to your elastic dilemma. Thanks to online fabric stores,…

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In This Moment: Lessons From My Cat And Dog

This Moment - lessons from my cat and dog

I live in a place that seldom gets snow and when we do, it’s only a little bit that melts in a day or two. However, here is my view in this moment. 10″ / 25.5 cm of snow dropped in only 14 hours.   Last night I went for a walk in the middle of…

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Stop And Appreciate Beauty All Around You

a On December 25th, 2016 I spent a glorious day alone on the Oregon coast at Three Arch Rocks National Wildlife Refuge. The magnificence of that day inspired me to share an easy technique I began doing several years ago. It has made a world of difference in how much I enjoy my life and…

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Fun, Fabulous Fringe for Latin and Skate Skirts

fringe in action, Teresa Sigmon shares tips on choosing, making or altering competition Dancesport, Country of Skate dresses.

    PROS:   CONS:      a     In North America: Decorating Studio.com — Tennessee, U.S.A. Crystal-Clover.ca — ChrisAnne Clover’s sister store in Canada In Europe: ChrisAnne Clover — England DSI-London — England   merica:       WATCH NEXT: Watch how I change my clients Latin skirt to create longer looking legs.…

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