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Jun 2017
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Vintage Dress Making Workshop 2017

  Ever wanted to learn how to make vintage dresses from scratch? If so, you’re in the right place! I’ll be offering short classes on vintage dressmaking throughout the summer. These classes will be held at the fantastic Sewability studio…

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Apr 2017
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Learn How To Make Corsets 2017

My corset course is back! This time I’ll be teaching at Sewability: a fabulous, well-equipped studio based in Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham. I’ll be teaching you how to create your very own beautiful fully-boned Victorian-style corset with busk front opening and…

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First of all Happy New Year!! I’ve had a lovely break over the festive holidays and now back to work on my designs. I’m currently working on a corset and bustle for a burlesque dancer in Germany. I will upload…

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I’ve not had much chance to write any new blog posts for a long time as I have been very busy with work and life. I’m hoping to take my business down a new route soon and I will post…

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Oct 2015
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Creating a Burlesque Costume

At the moment I’m working on a new burlesque costume for a dancer in Germany. Inspired by the costume I made for Marlene von Steenvag. The colours are deep purple satin and beautiful mint green lace. The order is for…

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I’ve finally finished an order of 4 black and white striped bridesmaid dresses! I do have a 4th dress finished but I only have 3 mannequins to take photos on! My customer ordered the 4 dresses for each bridesmaid and…

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When I was living Germany, I used to love going to markets and searching for vintage pattern magazines from the 1950’s – 1960’s. I never actually use the patterns that come included in the magazine, because the bodies of today…

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Today is the Birmingham Alternative and Burlesque Fair at The Institute, from 11am – 5pm. There will be lots of burlesque performances and plenty of shopping for Burlesque, Vintage, Rockabilly, Alternative, Steampunk and lots more! It will on all 4…

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If you’re a lover of Cabaret, make a date in your diary! Berliner Luft – It’s In The Air! is a new Cabaret Play illuminating the era of Weimar Berlin. The play is written, directed and performed by Immoral Babylon…

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Jan 2015
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Happy New Year!! 2015

First off I want to wish everyone a Happy New Year! It’s been quite a while since I wrote any posts on my blog. The period running up to Christmas is always a busy time for me. There were many…

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