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  • 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
  • MarthaFlysWithEagles
    Best material to use...?
    by MarthaFlysWithEagles
    I was wondering what the best type of material to use for a shawl? And if you know where I could get it from? Thanks!!
    03-25-2004, 12:19 AM
  • LiLT206
    BT's making a outfit...
    by LiLT206
    And I need some help...okay on the shawl how low should it go? Do I fringe the sides of the shawl too?

    By the way...should i make a dress or just a skirt??

    my mom is teaching me how to sew but I dunno much about fancy outfits and I was gonna kinda do it my own way but...
    11-21-2005, 11:18 PM
  • ~Jingle Pejuta~
    Growth of fancy shawl dancing
    by ~Jingle Pejuta~
    While the popularity of fancy shawl dancing is still growing, I'm talking about the length of ribbon and fringe. When I first started the normal length was like 14" sometimes 16". Now it seems the norm is over 18" going up to 26"!!

    What length do you use and does
    03-03-2007, 11:29 AM
  • ndngirl722
    Making the second shawl
    by ndngirl722
    So I'm making my second outfit, and what I've learned from the experience with my first shawl is...the lighter the better! My shawl is soooo heavy. It's two pieces of satin folded together with 1/2" ribbon all the way around, but the ribbon is so close together that there's a lot of it. Also...
    09-27-2008, 08:10 PM



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