COSTUMES FOR SALE?
flattered you like them, but the costumes on my galleries are my
personal wardrobe, not for sale or rent at this time.
DO YOU DO
I no longer do custom
sewing for either local or distant customers. Instead I teach design and
sewing through my
how-to books. I also do custom graphic
DO YOU DO
If you email me
a full length photo and your preferences, I can design and sketch a
costume ensemble with sewing details and samples of materials. A local
costume-maker can do the construction. E-mail me to price a personal
HELP ME FIND CLASSES?
Goddess or not,
I couldn't possibly know where you can find a job, a seamstress or a
teacher in your town thousands of miles from mine! Try Shira's
Directory for local
CAN YOU EXPLAIN HISTORICAL COSTUMES?
I am not an historian of Middle Eastern dress. I'm afraid
I can't tell you how to wrap a turban, authentic 14th century Moroccan
style for your SCA event. You may find useful articles at the historical
sites on my links page.
SEWING and DESIGN ADVICE...
known for dishing out free advice (time permitting) but when asking a
stranger for a favor, a "please" and a "thank you" don't hurt, hm?
And if the question is "I know nothing, can you tell me everything?"
don't be surprised if I refer you to my books, which
have all the answers...