Books & Music
Food & Wine
Health & Fitness
Hobbies & Crafts
Home & Garden
News & Politics
Religion & Spirituality
Travel & Culture
TV & Movies
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. How to Alter Boots for Large Calves
Learn how to alter boots to fit larger legs and calves. It's easy!
3. An Armistice Wardrobe from the 1910s
On 11-11, why not celebrate the end of the Great War with a lovely 1910s wardrobe.
4. Medieval and Renaissance Costume Fabric Resources
Making a Medieval or Renaissance costume? Here are the top recommended resources for finding fabric and trim at great prices.
5. 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.
6. Tips on Choosing the Right Dress Form
Dress forms can make your sewing a whole lot more enjoyable. Your costumes will fit perfectly and look amazing. Here are some buying tips for choosing the best dressmakers dummy for you.
7. 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.
8. Get a Perfect Fit Every Time
Dress forms are great tools, but they never seem to match the shape you need exactly. Here's a tool to help you get the most out of any dress form--a perfect fit every time!
9. The Importance of the Right Underwear
The secret to building beautiful costumes is starting with the right foundation. In this article learn how to choose the right underwear for your outfit and make the perfect costume over it.
10. Modest Bellydance Costumes
Do you love to bellydance, but the idea of baring your midriff scares you? Here are some great ideas for modest bellydance costumes.
Be sure to visit the Costuming Archives for all the articles!
Website copyright © 2015 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.