Fabric

A cape and more

In March I was contacted by a performer, Awa, to see if I would be able to make a costume for a solo performance she was self-choreographing. The performance was to be at a gallery where there were works from a group of artists. I was pretty keen to take on the commission for a …

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Sewing for exams

October 2016 Each year the students at the studio sit Royal Academy of Dance ballet exams. Dancers come in all shapes & sizes and occasionally they are of a larger build and find it hard to fit a standard size leotard. I was asked to make a leotard for one pupil plus a chiffon skirt & …

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Clown costume

Each year there is an Easter Camp which the youth of the church we attend go to. There is a different theme every year and 2013 theme was Circus for our youth. Our son Brains decided to go as a clown. I found some really cool fabric in a local shop Pete’s Emporium. A multi-coloured …

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