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    Requiem for a dancer

    Sorry for your loss. She sounds like a lovely soul.
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    Making a Mermaid skirt...

    :ROFLMAO:
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    Life saving award

    So awesome! Congratulations! Well deserved. :love:
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    Making a Mermaid skirt...

    Here's my method- imagine 8 long rectangles (Length- measure where the skirt will sit, over the bum, to the length you want it. Add for seam allowance for bottom hem and elastic casing. Width is widest part of your body- belly, bum, thighs, whichever is widest. Then divide it by 8. If it's...
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    Belly Dancer Arrested

    I just saw this. Wow. Just wow.
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    What are you doing during quarantine?

    There's road noise (cars driving on the road) this morning! W-e-i-r-d
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    What are you doing during quarantine?

    Thought we had done an efficient job checking the yard for wildlife before allowing our dog out. Followed by sound and feathers of scattering ducks, pigeons, dove, and rabbits. Whoops. That's one happy dog. (Sigh.)
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    What are you doing during quarantine?

    Congratulations Zorba! That's awesome. (And I love the pic!)
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    What are you doing during quarantine?

    Walked dog on ditch path yesterday. Saw exactly four seperate people on the other side of the ditch. Smiled, shouted hello and waved to all. (Hubby- stop it! You look desperate for human interaction.) They all smiled, waved, and greeted in return. So I'm not the only one digital...
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    What are you doing during quarantine?

    Tubi TV? Must go look. Thanks!
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    What are you doing during quarantine?

    Barbie technique for washing corona virus masks- empty mason jar, fill 1/2 way with hot water and detergent. Shake for five minutes. Empty and rinse with hot water (repeat process). Allow to dry in sun. Wash container and your hands. Remember to remove the filter and zap in the microwave...
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    What are you doing during quarantine?

    Followed his directions with a few adjustments. Marked center of mask, then centered bridge wire, then shaped it. Exchanged elastic ear pieces for single 29" piece of elastic. (Down through one end, up through the other, tie in knot). Much more comfortable / increase likelihood of being...
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    What are you doing during quarantine?

    (Raided Barbie fabric supplies and unused hepa vacuum bags to make this happen.) Spent yesterday learning how to sew face masks w/ filters, to protect our son and his coworkers. Delivery drivers to grocery stores, pharmacies, and hospitals. Initial steep learning curve (required glass of wine...
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    What are you doing during quarantine?

    Greetings all. Self quarantined. Managed to clean guest and sewing rooms. Preparing to gather supplies (from different shelves) and begin cutting out future projects. This time of night can normally hear busy traffic. Roads are creepy quiet (nice, but weird). Never know what tomorrow...
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    Saroyan coins

    Not vintage, but these make a nice costume at reasonable prices. https://artemisimports.com/belly-dance-tribal-coins-for-costuming-balboa-motif-coin-1-3-16-gold-or-silver/
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    Saroyan coins

    Wow! Price increased to over $200 over night. One of those situations where "buy it now" might have saved money in the long run.
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    Saroyan coins

    https://www.ebay.com/itm/Vintage-Proffesional-70s-Gypsy-Belly-Dance-Set-Gold-Heavily-Beaded/143535326662?_trkparms=aid%3D111001%26algo%3DREC.SEED%26ao%3D1%26asc%3D20160811114145%26meid%3Ddc9f727047f04ca6aa08bd65b3e38247%26pid%3D100667%26rk%3D1%26rkt%3D8%26mehot%3Dnone%26sd%3D143535326662%26itm%3D...
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    Thought Provoking Belly Dance Costumes: the good, the bad and the hideous

    It's missing a couple gross of stones. If they are going to use riotous print, then the designer needs to go all in.
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    Saroyan coins

    Continuous searching on ebay, Etsy, shopgoodwill online, thrift stores, and flea markets. 99.9% of the time the hunt comes up empty. But then, someone retires, or they're selling their mother's stash (my favorite). It's enough to make me smile. :love:
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    Saroyan coins

    Enjoy collecting Saroyan coins for vintage style costumes. Arabesque, three muses, Grecian goddess, Nefertiti, solder, and rainbow coins are the ones I know about. Are there others?
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