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What is Fabric Drape?

Hey y’all, today we’re going to talk about fabric drape and how it affects a garment. My Leralynn pattern calls for a drapey fabric like rayon, and I realized that exactly what drape is and how it affects the outcome of a sewing project is a subject that might need clarification. So I thought a good way to demonstrate would be with the same pattern in the same size sewn in different fabrics. That way you can compare and see the difference.

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I love Orlando Mondays: Pig Floyd’s

First, let me preface this by saying I’m not rich or trendy enough to go to every single new thing that pops up. Even if I was – I don’t have the time with two kids who don’t care yet about things like fine dining or public art. That being said, I still get around my town from time to time and would love to highlight the things I enjoy most about it. Twice a month I’ll be posting about events, food, music, and whatever else occurs to me that makes Orlando more than just ‘that place where Disney is.

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Inspiring Class With Modern Mixology

As the art of craft cocktails has once again become a trend, the role of a modern mixologist has risen to significance. If you are confused about the difference between a mixologist and a bartender, compare it to the roles of a chef and a waiter. Mixology requires a higher skill set and more creativity. Why do some mixologists take offence to being called bartenders? The same reason a professional with a PhD insists on being called Doctor. The skill is earned, perfected, and thus deserves respect.

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