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Needles in the Stacks: Refining Techniques Edition

Hi, everyone! Welcome back to Needles in the Stacks. This edition focuses on fine construction techniques. As we write these reviews, Denise and I have noticed that the publication date of a book has a huge effect on how that … Continue reading

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Woman Written Back Into History

One great event from the opening of the new Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture is that designers of color now have public acknowledgement of their famous work. One such woman is Ann Lowe, who created Jackie … Continue reading

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Magazine of the Week

Hi, everyone! Spring and love in bloom! If you or a friend got engaged over the Christmas break, of over Valentine’s Day, then you are probably daydreaming about wedding gowns in between your deadlines. Denise and I recommend Vogue Sposa … Continue reading

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