Cosette Demi-character costume

I’ve spent the last few weeks making costumes for the local Musical Society. I do love making stage costumes. Demi-character costumes are a lovely mix of stagewear and dancewear. The character has to be self-evident but it cannot overshadow the choreography or the dancer. This costume is meant to evoke the feeling of poor mistreatedContinue reading “Cosette Demi-character costume”

Ivory, Apricot and Pink Traditional Tutu

This last half of the tutu year has been pink! This lovely tutu has a slight twist with the introduction of some apricot to warm up the pink a little. The bodice fabric is a lovely crisp Thai silk. I’ve used Suzanne Dieckmann’s girls tutu bodice 3102.  I pin my patterns to my cardboard gridContinue reading “Ivory, Apricot and Pink Traditional Tutu”