What Is Hemstitching? Modest Clothing! Sew your own modest dresses, women's clothing, prom dresses: a review site. Liturgical Dressing. By Regina Doman used with permission Most of us are familiar with the common North American phenomenon of Clutter.
I would guess that many of us have homes afflicted with this malady in various forms, including Toy Clutter, Photograph Album Clutter, Sewing Clutter, and even Book Clutter. Another type is Clothing Clutter. Clothing Clutter has troubled me for a long time. So, while I was still single I experimented with ways for the laity to do away with Constant Wardrobe Expansion, yet wouldn't make us look like quasi-religious. It was while on pilgrimage to Rome that I had the idea. I was inspired by this idea. Ordinary time -- a practical green dress Martyr's days -- a practical red dress Eastertide and minor feasts -- a practical pink dress Lent and Advent -- a practical purple dress Mary's feast days -- a more-dressy blue dress Easter and Christmas -- a very formal white dress Sundays -- a more formal dress in my favorite color He said, "Well, you can figure it out.
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Threads magazine. NMSL list. Microscope Threads. Dateline: 10/21/00 Is there a difference in quality among the various brands of sewing thread on the market?
When you are having problems with your sewing machine, after you've been asked if you changed the machine needle, the next question is very often, "Are you using a good quality sewing thread? " For years I told myself there was no difference in thread and I was going to save money by buying the five spools for a dollar type. Today almost any reputable sewing machine dealer will tell you to use only high quality thread. Why would it make a difference? As thread is guided through the sewing machine it passes through many eye openings and through tension disks. I've seen mail lists go on for weeks over what thread is the best. Seeing is believing! Click Here To see microscope views of various Embroidery and Specialty Threads Click Here To see microscope views of Thread submitted By Nan Williams (FuFu Polyester, Maxi Lock Serger and Isacord) Click here For Thread Information And Sources. Fabric ID. Silk Silk !
This is the fabric that makes its own statement. Say “silk” to someone and what do they visualize? No other fabric generates quite the same reaction. For centuries silk has had a reputation as a luxurious and sensuous fabric, one associated with wealth and success. Today, silk is yet another word for elegance, and silk garments are prized for their versatility, wearability and comfort. Contemporary silk garments Contemporary silk garments range from evening wear to sports wear. Silk — elegant, versatile and washable.