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Embellished Bras, DIY belly dance costume book by Dawn Devine aka Davina

Embellished Bras, DIY belly dance costume book by Dawn Devine aka Davina

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Description

"Embellished Bras: Basic Techniques" provides in-depth instruction and useful advice that guides readers through the process of turning a store-bought lingerie bra into a fabulous costume piece. This easy-to-follow four-phase process is presented through graphic step-by-step photographs and illustrations. You'll learn how to make a bra cup pattern, cover the bra and straps, and embellish with fringe, beadwork, appliqué, and jewelry. From ballroom to belly dance, "Embellished Bras" addresses the special needs of dancers no matter what performance style. This "workshop in a book" is an excellent resource for both novice sewers and professional designers.

Reviews

5 out of 5 stars (63)
  • Elizabeth Jul 20, 2018
    5 out of 5 stars
    Thank you so much for this amazing book! I am so happy with the service I received and for this incredible belly dance resource! Dawn is so lovely and took the time to answer all of my questions about the book and included a personal note inside the cover! I have immediately started reading this book and can't put it down! It is filled with great tips, advice, planning strategies, and all kinds of practical applications. It will definitely make any dancer feel connected to the bellydance sisterhood and will help her to progress along her journey. It is a definite "must" for the serious belly dancer's study collection to take this beautiful art to the next level. Thank you to the authors for this wonderful resource! I will be buying more books! :)
    Thank you so much for this amazing book! I am so happy with the service I received and for this incredible belly dance resource! Dawn is so lovely and took the time to answer all of my questions about the book and included a personal note inside the cover! I have immediately started reading this book and can't put it down! It is filled with great tips, advice, planning strategies, and all kinds of practical applications. It will definitely make any dancer feel connected to the bellydance sisterhood and will help her to progress along her journey. It is a definite "must"...
    Becoming a Belly Dancer: From Student to Stage - A Guide Book for taking your bellydance performance technique to the next level *SIGNED*
  • Beverly Cooper Jul 25, 2018
    5 out of 5 stars
    I am so glad to have finally bought this book, one of Dawn's in her excellent series. It is so well written, and explains pretty much everything you need to know about Tribal based Oriental and Middle-Eastern clothing and costuming. Can't wait to get the entire collection of her books! Well done!
    From Turban to Toe Ring, DIY belly dance costuming book by Dawn Devine aka Davina
  • ortegat1 Jun 16, 2018
    5 out of 5 stars
    I used this pattern as a base for a Paya cosplay. Thank you so much :)
    Ladies Wrap Blouse Clothing Pattern. Uncut. Size 14-16-18. Vogue 8514.

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Q. Why do we ship 5 business days after payment?
A. I run my business and travel quite a lot teaching classes and workshops. This 5 day window allows me time to get home and process orders. I appreciate your understanding.

Q. Do you do custom orders?
I find it difficult to do custom orders long distance and prefer to work with clients who are able to come to my studio for fittings and design consultations. If you are located in the Greater Bay/ San Francisco Area, you can contact me for my current availability.

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