HALLOWEEN COSTUME CLOSET
Halloween is around the corner. Time to start thinking about costumes for the kids...and yourself! Find costume ideas, easy hand-made costumes, patterns & costume Ideas from Velcro. Also, ready made Halloween costumes.
SPECIAL FEATURE Making a "New" Wedding Dress
From a Thrift Store Garment
If you are handy with a needle and thread, shopping Thrift Stores for a slightly used wedding dress can be a great way to save a ton of money on what would normally be a very expensive investment.
All About Sewing Machine Needles
It’s amazing how a small as a needle can make such a huge impact on your sewing project! The right needle can create perfectly even and beautifully stitches.
Stay Fit While You Sit: 10 Simple Exercises for Sewers
There is a lot of sitting involved in sewing, which can lead to aches and pains not to mention a few extra pounds due to inactivity.
Sewing Machine Maintenance: How to Oil and Clean
A great video tutorial for sewing machine maintenance oil and clean for top loading bobbin sewing machines. Easy to follow so you can maintain your sewing machine at home.
Audrey Hepburn's Rules of Style
Though it's been more than 50 years since Audrey Hepburn reigned supreme as the queen of Hollywood's Golden Age, her influence can still be found in our everyday choices — Consider these Hepburn-approved fashion rules your bible for chic style.
How to Mend Rips and Tears in Clothes
Video & Tutorial of what you need and do to repair rip clothes.
At this fashion design school show, kids with Down syndrome are the supermodels
Affecting roughly 1 in every 700 babies in the US, the genetic disorder can cause distended bellies, decreased motor skills and heightened sensitivities to fabric that can make getting dressed a daily struggle.
DRAPER BODY THERAPY® BLUE T-SHIRTS
This shirt is made of a comfortable and breathable material that is designed to be both stylish and therapeutic. The T-Shirts are versatile enough to wear casually, use during athletic activities, to sleep in, or as a base layer on chilly days. The Draper Body Therapy Blue T-Shirts contain 50% Celliant® (Polyester) and 50% Tencel. Celliant® is the world's most technologically advanced fiber which contains a proprietary blend of minerals which have been extruded into a polyester fiber. Learn more about this technology. Shop for this technology>
KATHMANDU ARCHON 65L BACKPACK v4
If you're new to multi-day hiking, or enjoy tackling the occasional Great Walk, the 65L Archon is the pack for you: sturdy and reliable, made from tough Cordura® fabric, it has everything you need (bottle pockets, pole and bed-roll attachments) and nothing you don't. The easily adjustable RS2 harness has a small to XL range built in to the harness design. The padded and stiffened hip-belt and shaped alloy frame-stays transfer the load where it needs to be, while the padded EVA shoulder straps, adjustable sternum straps and padded back panel makes the trek over the Tongariro Crossing more comfortable. Learn more about this technology. Shop for this technology.