Category Archive: Skirts

Fashion Districts Are Heaven For Costume Supplies

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The fashion districts in Los Angeles and New York City are incredible resources for finding materials used in costume making.  You may be needing fabric to sew a

How to Lengthen a Hem With an Extender Slip

Don’t dismiss a skirt or dress if it’s too short.  This mermaid costume was ordered on eBay so I didn’t realize that it wasn’t floor length.  I used a custom made extender slip to add the extra length needed. Here is a link to a ready-made slip that does the job and a blog post with …

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