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  • wingsrmine
    Dance Shawl size?
    by wingsrmine
    Hello! I'd like to begin making my dance shawl, but am not sure what the dimensions of the fabric should be. Anyone here able to tell me? I would really appreciate any and all advice. Thanks! Jan
    09-23-2002, 01:21 PM
  • Linda B
    Shawl size
    by Linda B
    Hi, I would like to make my own shawl. Could someone tell me what the correct length would be including the fringe? I often see the shawls are 60" and the fringe 13" or 14". Not sure if that total size is supposed to be 73" or if the fringe in included the the length of 60"....
    02-28-2008, 06:19 PM
  • Kamama
    shawl measurements?
    by Kamama
    Hi all,
    I am in the process of designing a new shawl for Shawl Dancing. My last Fancy Shawl I made was a weee bit to long, as I went with more of a traditional length. Like 54 x something inches. It worked out great arm length wise, but, I always had to fold the top over by several inches to...
    01-08-2007, 02:07 PM
  • MyztikSun
    A Question About Makin A Shawl
    by MyztikSun
    royal blue Hey Sup Ya'll?...
    I was just wondering a few things, I'm makin myself a fancy shawl outfit this year which is a first for me cuz i'm just startin to dance n' all that, and i'm planning on puttin :Rainbow taffetta on top of my material for the shawl, but i also want a fire sun :Flaming:...
    02-27-2004, 09:21 AM
  • TRose
    intro and a question
    by TRose
    My name is Trisha Rose. Im Cherokee (through my father) and I grew up in Indiana mostly. I started going to pow wows when I was 17 out on the east coast (umass, dartmouth) but have never danced. I only wanted to fancy dance but I have mild arthritis so that was a big no-go. :D And I thought...
    03-04-2003, 09:07 AM



  • Auroraborealis
    Looking for fancy shawl regalia
    by Auroraborealis
    I haven’t danced shawl in years but I am looking forward to start this year again after years of fighting an illness. Anyone here make regalia? My grandma used to make mine but she’s not able to anymore and I haven’t been to pine ridge in 8 years so I have no contact on who is currently making...
    Yesterday, 04:47 PM

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