Welcome to My New Fashion Blog

Welcome to my fashion blog. Here you will see a variety of different things to do with fashion. I want to help you to learn new things and see just how amazing fashion and everything to do with it is. Be yourself; Everyone else is already taken. — Oscar Wilde. This is the first post … Continue reading Welcome to My New Fashion Blog

What is fashion to me?

To me, fashion is something different and unique. The colours, the patterns, the different shapes and styles. There are so many fashion styles out there, its ridiculous. When I was a little girl I was always fascinated by all the fancy ball gowns that I saw on TV, all the detail that went into making … Continue reading What is fashion to me?

Ways With Fabrics

Fabrics in different patterns and textures combinded in one garment make exiting fashion ideas. Colourful cotton prints made up into a crazy patchwork can make a striking evening skirt. Its also a marvelous way of using those odd remnants of favourite material which you just couldnt bear to throw away. Several printed voiles are combined … Continue reading Ways With Fabrics

Gallery of Fashion

Costume plates and many dozen artists who recorded the fashion scene throughout the 17th and 18th centuries, were the forerunners of the glossy fashion magazines and fashion photographs of today. Early costume plates were produced solely for the purpose of recording national and regional dress and it was not until the 17th century that costume … Continue reading Gallery of Fashion

YOINS clothing links

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Dressmaking terms.

Ease: To hold in fullness without showing gathers or pleats. Face: To finish raw edges with matching shapes. Grain: Lengthwise or warp threads running parallel to the selvedge, Crosswise or weft threads running across fabric from selvedge to selvedge. Interfacing: Fabric between facing and garment to support an edge and hold a shape. Interlining: Inner … Continue reading Dressmaking terms.

How to measure.

Where to measureYour measurementsBustOver fullest part of bust and around backWaistLay tape into natural waist curveHipsOver the highest part of seat and thickest part of thigh'sShoulderFrom neck to imaginary armhole seamShoulder across backFrom armhole seam to armhole seamCenter back lengthFrom nape of neck to waistCenter front lengthFrom base of neck to waistFront length 1From center … Continue reading How to measure.