Added Nov 19, 2012
My first dress made here in Benin from a .pdf pattern! Because I didn’t know how to sew an invisible zipper with a treadle machine, I had to ask local tailors to help me. And they were more than happy to teach me how to do it.
I wrote about it (and the tailors) in my blog
Make something special and practical for your friends and family this holiday season!
Pattern of the Week
This slim-fit dress makes a perfect cocktail dress for this time of year!
Sweet dresses, an outfit for a doll, and cute embellishments are fun for the holidays!
Meg's Magazine Mash Up!
Check out Meg's latest mash up of our Straight Skirt, and how she made it look so yummy!
Member Project of the Week
The latest Elie Saab collection inspired this hand-beaded dress by chanel2005.
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