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Here are the top ten articles for the Costuming Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!

1. How to Make a Showgirl Costume
A step by step tutorial on making a complete Las Vegas showgirl costume including bra, panty, fantail and headdress. This is a photo heavy article.

2. What is Costuming
Have you wondered what is costuming? Costuming is all around us. It's in your face all day long from the things we watch on TV to the holidays we celebrate. Read more to see what it is and how you can do it.

3. How to Wrap a Sari
There are hundreds of ways to wrap a sari. Here we'll teach you a couple common wraps with variations that you can embellish on your own.

4. Why Create a Costume Design Sketchbook
A Costume Design Sketchbook will keep all your inspirations in one place, give you a place to keep information, and help you grow as an artist.

5. Cleaning and Caring for your Costumes
Taking care of your costume will keep it in top condition even when you can not throw it into the washing machine. Learn the steps to keep your costume looking like new.

6. The Process of A Costume Designer
Have you ever wondered what process a costume designer goes through to design a costume?

7. Create a Costume for Your Child
Create a costume for your child that is simple, cheap, and easy. With a few items you will have a costume that is cute and reusable.

8. Making and Using Fake Blood
Fake blood adds a great element of "ewwww" to any costume or stage makeup. Here's the time-honored recipe and a few things to consider before using it on your skin or clothing.

9. Bachelors In Fine Arts Costume Degree Requirements
Let's take a look at what you would need to become a Costume Designer, what to do before you start classes, and tips on

10. What is Steampunk?
Everyone is talking about Steampunk. What is Steampunk and how can you jump on the bandwagon?



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