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The Costumer's Manifesto: Faking Fortuny "Delphos" Pleats
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Free Stuff for Costumers at The Costumer's Manifesto and on the WWW
  
'''Faking Fortuny "Delphos"Pleats: The Quick and Dirty Method'''
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[[File:AdviceFortunypleatsTaraandlorrainet.jpg]] by Tara Maginnis and Lorraine Pettit
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1. Choose a very thin silky fabric of either natural or synthetic fiber. Get more than you think you will need for both length and breadth, since pleating reduces the width considerably, and some length is lost to the gathering process.
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'''Free Stuff for Costumers at The Costumer's Manifesto and on the WWW'''
  
2. Hand gather the two ends of the fabric tightly into small irregular pleats, and stitch the ends so they cannot come undone through much pulling and prodding.
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'''At the Manifesto'''
  
[[File:AdviceFortunypleatsHowto2.jpg]]3. Using two people, or one person and a stationary hook, twist the fabric very tightly until it starts twisting back on itself like a rope. Keep twisting until it forms into tight coils.
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[[Advice1pagesIndexm|The Costumer's Manifesto]] free online book of advice to costumers
  
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4. Stitch the ends of the coils into place temporarily so that they cannot unwind during boiling.
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[[Shows100pagesMuchado5|Coloring book of Costume Designs from Much Ado About Nothing.]]
  
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[[History100pagesNevamag|Patterns from the Neva Magazine, St. Petersburg 1905-1913]]
  
5. Boil the fabric on the stove or in a dye vat for approximately 10 minutes.
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Pattern for the  
  
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[[Shows100pagesMuchado|The Omnigarment (costume that can be worn in over 30 different styles)]]
  
6. Allow to cool until safe to handle.
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[[HistoryXoom_nbciOtherpatterns|PatternSupplement for "Negro e Blanco e Labores" Magazine April 1936 ]]''and ''
  
7. Wring to remove excess water. If necessary, untwist and retwist. Microwave on high in one or two minute increments until you notice dry spots. Watch fabric closely during this step, as it is possible to burn the fabric. Use care when removing fabric as it will be steaming.
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[[HistoryXoom_nbciOtherpatterns|Two 1883 Overprinted Pattern Supplements from Harper's Bazar]]
  
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8. Try to keep your fabric as tightly coiled, as possible, and hang up to dry for about 24 hours. To dry more quickly , take a nylon stocking (an old pair of pantyhose works fine), cut off the toe, and encase your still-twisted fabric into the stocking, rather like a sausage. Knot the ends. Throw into the dryer with large towels.'''
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[[File:PortfolioStudiocostumeshotsFlute3.jpg]]'''Fortuny style pleating done for UAF's
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9. After drying, stitch normally into simple dresses or scarves, but do not press. Remember to always re-coil dress after washing, and keep dress in coiled shape during storage to retain pleats. This makes excellent garments for travel since they fit into small places and are deliberately wrinkled.
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[http://marciana.venezia.sbn.it/mseta.htm|Mostra: Seta e oro]
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[http://collectdolls.about.com/hobbies/collectdolls/msub36.htm|Free Clip Art - Vintage Dolls: Articles, Resources and Net Links]
  
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[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LQd2Az3sFA8|YouTube - Otis Fashion Presentation Mariano Fortuny]
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Patterns
  
[http://www.jlambeth.com/fortuny.htm|Fortuny]
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[http://www.butterick.com/|Free pattern offer from Butterick]
  
[http://youtube.com/watch?v=5fkqJ5ktUF8|YouTube - Fortuny Fabrics - Italian TV RAI]
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[http://www.wearitwelldesign.com/|Wear It Well Design: Digitized Machine Embroidery of Costume History Images, Includes some Free designs.]
  
[http://www.dolcevita.com/travel/venezia/stoffe.htm|VENEZIA... in Every Sense: Textiles]
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[http://www.voguepatterns.com/|Free pattern offer from Vogue Patterns]
  
[http://youtube.com/watch?v=6X_O1Mup0mE&feature=related|YouTube - MARIANO FORTUNY]
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[http://www.vpll.org/|The Vintage Pattern Lending Library -- Your Costume Resource Site]
  
[http://www.answers.com/topic/mariano-fortuny-designer|Mariano Fortuny Definition and Much More from Answers.com]
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[http://stores.yahoo.com/simplicitypattern/costumes.html|Subscribe to the Simplicity Costume Pattern Catalog - Get 2 Issues - and get Coupons for 2 Free Patterns]
  
[http://marciana.venezia.sbn.it/news1/eng/04e.htm#silk|Exhibitions: Silk & Gold Mariano Fortuny's Collection of Fabrics]
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[http://www.costumegallery.com/pattern.html|Free Pattern for an 1895 Evening Skirt Pattern]
  
See more Fortuny garments in this
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[http://crochet.about.com/hobbies/crochet/library/weekly/aa080898.htm?rnk=r67&terms=costume+free|Where to Find Patterns for Snoods and Sources to Purchase Ready Made]
  
[http://dept.kent.edu/museum/costume/bonc/4subjectsearch/designers/greek.htm|Greek]
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[http://vintagesewing.info|VintageSewing.info]
  
[http://dept.kent.edu/museum/costume/bonc/4subjectsearch/designers/greek.htm| exhibition]
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[http://www.tudorlinks.com/treasury/freepatterns/index.html|Free Patterns Menu: Period Clothing Patterns and Cutting Diagrams - The Ladies Treasury of Costume and Fashion (1850's-1910's for men, women, and children)]
  
[http://www.antique-lace.com/date3/0207/0207.htm|Gallenga Gown]
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[http://sewing.about.com/hobbies/sewing/library/weekly/aa120799a.htm|Elf Costume Shoes Pattern And Directions]
  
[http://www.phxart.org/pastexhibitions/fortuny.asp|Phoenix Art Museum - Mariano Fortuny]
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[http://www.craftown.com/|Craftown - Free Craft Patterns,Projects, Supplies andKid Crafts.]
  
[http://www.manchestergalleries.org/costume/narrative.php?irn=213&QueryPage=index.php&themeback=1|Gallery of Costume - Delphos Dress by Fortuny 1909-1910]
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[http://www.vintageconnection.net/|The Vintage Connection]
  
[http://www.powerhousemuseum.com/opac/A10225.asp|Powerhouse Museum | Fortuny evening dress "Delphos"]
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[http://www.vintageconnection.net/RegencyDressesAndPatterns.htm|Regency Dresses & Patterns]
  
[http://www.powerhousemuseum.com/opac/91-893.asp|Powerhouse Museum | Dress by Fortuny]
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[http://www.vintageconnection.net/PatternforBoysKnickerbocker.htm|Pattern for Boy's Civil War Era Knickerbocker Suit]
  
[http://www.fortuny.com/|MARIANO FORTUNY, FORTUNY FABRIC]
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[http://www.vintageconnection.net/PatternforWomansShoe1860.htm|Pattern for Woman's Civil War Era Shoe]
  
[http://www.museiciviciveneziani.it/|Musei Civici Veneziani Palazzo Fortuny,]
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[http://www.vintageconnection.net/PatternforGirlsEmpireDress1893.htm|Pattern for Girl's 1890s Empire Dress]
  
[http://www.phxart.org/pastexhibitions/fortuny.asp|Phoenix Art Museum - Mariano Fortuny]
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[http://www.vintageconnection.net/archives/PaperHats.htm|Paper Hats, 1907]
  
[http://www.senses-artnouveau.com/biography.php?artist=FOR|FORTUNY, Mariano FORTUNY Y MADRAZO biography by www.Senses-ArtNouveau.com: his life and work]
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[http://www.vintageconnection.net/archives/RidingSkirtPattern.htm|Pattern for Edwardian Riding Skirt]
  
[http://www.powerhousemuseum.com/opac/91-893.asp|Powerhouse Museum | Dress by Fortuny]
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[http://www.vintageconnection.net/PatternforWomansEmpireCoat.htm|Pattern for Woman's Edwardian Empire Coat]
  
[http://www.senses-artnouveau.com/introduction.php?page=scarf|Pleated silk scarves by Senses Art Nouveau]
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[http://www.vintageconnection.net/archives/BasqueDress.htm|Making a Basque Dress from 1914]
  
[http://www.lookonline.com/2002/11/going-going-gone.html|DFR: DAILY FASHION REPORT - by lookonline.com]
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[http://www.vintageconnection.net/PatternforWomansDress1921.htm|Pattern for Woman's 1920s Dress]
  
[http://www.vintagetextile.com/new_page_157.htm|Vintage Textile: 1920's Clothing/Fortuny Couture-#1060]
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[http://ptychoseis.snp.gr/|Exhibition Ptychoseis: Drapery from the Greeks TO THE 21st Century]
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[http://www.geocities.com/lynnsthemes/|Lynn's Costume Movie Desktop Themes]
  
[http://dept.kent.edu/museum/costume/bonc/4subjectsearch/designers/greek.htm|Pleats. From Ancient Greek Dress to 21st Centuty Fashions]
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[http://cinemadesktopthemes.com/|Cinema Desktop Themes: Screensavers, Wallpapers, Skins, and Themes]
  
[http://www.designerhistory.com/historyofashion/fortuny.html|Mariano Fortuny]
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[http://cinemadesktopthemes.com/mv/a/anna_and_the_king.dt.1.html|Anna and the King: desktop themes, screensavers, wallpapers]
  
[http://www.p4a.com/itemsummary/118196.htm|Gown-Evening; Delphos (Mariano Fortuny), Silk, Circa 1920. [p4a.com, ltd.]]
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[http://cinemadesktopthemes.com/mv/_/13th_warrior.dt.1.html|13th Warrior, The: desktop themes, screensavers, wallpapers]
  
[http://www.marcelproust.it/proust/fortuny.htm|Mariano Fortuny]
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[http://cinemadesktopthemes.com/mv/b/bram_stoker's_dracula.dt.1.html|Bram Stoker's Dracula: desktop themes, screensavers, wallpapers]
  
[http://www.kobidesigns.com/fortuny.html|Kobi Designs - Fortuny]
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[http://cinemadesktopthemes.com/mv/e/ever_after.dt.1.html|Ever After: desktop themes, screensavers, wallpapers]
  
[http://www.marthastewart.com/page.jhtml?type=content&id=channel1358&catid=cat347|Fortuny Inspired Tablecloth]
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[http://cinemadesktopthemes.com/mv/f/fifth_element.dt.1.html|Fifth Element, The: desktop themes, screensavers, wallpapers]
  
[http://www.mkg-hamburg.de/english/Inhalt/samml/tex2.htm|Sammlungen: Delphos Dress]
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[http://cinemadesktopthemes.com/mv/e/evita.dt.1.html|Evita: desktop themes, screensavers, wallpapers]
  
[http://www.powerhousemuseum.com/opac/A10225.asp|Powerhouse Museum | Fortuny evening dress "Delphos"]
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[http://cinemadesktopthemes.com/mv/g/gladiator.dt.1.html|Gladiator: desktop themes, screensavers, wallpapers]
  
[http://www.bsu.edu/news/article/0,1370,-1019-610,00.html|Jackets add artist's touch to costume collection]
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[http://cinemadesktopthemes.com/mv/i/interview_with_vampire.dt.1.html|Interview with the Vampire: desktop themes, screensavers, wallpapers]
  
[http://www.vintagetextile.com/index.html|High style vintage clothing at Vintage Textile]
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[http://cinemadesktopthemes.com/mv/m/messenger_joan_de_arc.dt.1.html|Messenger, The: The Story of Joan of Arc: desktop themes, screensavers, wallpapers]
  
[http://www.suginocostumemuseum.com/collection/w_isho/20.html|Sugino Costume Museum: Delphos Dress]
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[http://cinemadesktopthemes.com/mv/p/patriot.dt.1.html|Patriot, The: desktop themes, screensavers, wallpapers]
  
[http://www.cvmt.com/mode/delphos.htm|La robe Delphos de Mariano Fortuny]
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[http://cinemadesktopthemes.com/mv/r/romeo_and_juliet.dt.1.html|Romeo and Juliet: desktop themes, screensavers, wallpapers]
  
[http://www.idg.hu/expo/divatcsarnok/divat/node103.html|Magyar Pavilon: Mario Fortuny és viselettörténeti hatása]
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[http://cinemadesktopthemes.com/mv/s/shakespeare_in_love.dt.1.html|Shakespeare in Love: desktop themes, screensavers, wallpapers]
  
[http://www.italica.rai.it/principali/argomenti/altro/unsecolodimoda/1.htm|Mariano Fortuny 1910]
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[http://cinemadesktopthemes.com/mv/s/sleepy_hollow.dt.1.html|Sleepy Hollow: desktop themes, screensavers, wallpapers]
  
[http://costume.osu.edu/Reforming_Fashion/image_exhibition/fortuny62.htm|Reforming Fashion]
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[http://cinemadesktopthemes.com/mv/s/star_wars_phantom_menace.dt.1.html|Star Wars: The Phantom Menace: desktop themes, screensavers, wallpapers]
  
[http://www.marglas.citymax.com/page/page/136429.htm|Fortuny Gallery]
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[http://cinemadesktopthemes.com/mv/t/titanic.dt.1.html|Titanic: desktop themes, screensavers, wallpapers]
  
[http://www.doylenewyork.com/pr/couture/0211061/default.htm|Doyle New York | Couture, Textiles and Accessories]
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[http://www.wallpapers.ru/english/wallpapers/|"WALLPAPERS.RU" - Project - Wallpapers For A Desktop]
  
[http://www.davis-art.com/artslides/slidesets/slide.asp?action=select&catalognum=MFH-544&partofset=DES04|Davis Publications - FORTUNY Y MADRAZO, MARIANO (1871-1949)]
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[http://www.joblo.com/moviewallpapers.htm|JoBlo's Movie Wallpapers: Hundreds of Free, Cool Movie Desktop Patterns]
  
[http://www.alleycatscratch.com/lotr/makingem/Tips/CrushSilk.htm|Crushing Silk]
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Paperdolls & Models
  
[http://dmla.clan.lib.nv.us/docs/museums/cc/russell_home.htm|Nevada State Museum - Marjorie Russell Clothing and Textile Research Center]
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[http://collectdolls.about.com/hobbies/collectdolls/msub29.htm?rnk=r78&terms=costume+free|Paper Dolls - Net Links]
  
Picture of me (Tara) Fortuny pleating for the first time in 1985 at CSUF:  
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[http://www.flying-pig.co.uk/|Flying Pig Gallery - Paper automata, Free models to make, Novelty greeting cards]
  
[[File:PhotoalbumAgephotosandoldportfolioDying1985.jpg]]
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[[File:AmazonBooksPoiretfashdesign.jpg|link=http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0486249522/thecostumersmani| Poiret Fashion Review Paper Dolls]]  Poiret Fashion Review Paper Dolls
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[[File:AmazonBooks2Fortuny.jpg|link=http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0810911337/thecostumersmani| Fortuny]] Fortuny
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[[File:AmazonBooksCompleteguidetosilkpainting.jpg|link=http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0855327189/thecostumersmani| A Complete Guide to Silk Painting]]  A Complete Guide to Silk Painting
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Costume Plots
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[http://www.costumeworld.com/plots.html|Costume World - Theatrical Productions Free Costume Plots On-Line]
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[http://familycrafts.about.com/parenting/familycrafts/msubhcost.htm?rnk=r63&terms=costume+free|Costumes to Make - Making Halloween Costumes]
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[[File:AmazonBooksMickeylawlorsskydyes.jpg|link=http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/157120072X/thecostumersmani| Mickey Lawler's Skydyes : A Visual Guide to Fabric Painting]]  Mickey Lawler's Skydyes : A Visual Guide to Fabric Painting
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[http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0896762149/thecostumersmani|Costumesand Chemistry : A Comprehensive Guide to Materials and Applications]
  
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[[File:AmazonBooksTheartofmanipulatingfabric.gif|link=http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0801984963/thecostumersmani| The Art of Manipulating Fabric]]  The Art of Manipulating Fabric
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[http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0486995046/thecostumersmani|120 Great Fashion Designs 1900-1950]
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[[File:AmazonBooksFetishfashionsexandpower.gif|link=http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0195090446/thecostumersmani| Fetish : Fashion, Sex, and Power]]  Fetish : Fashion, Sex, and Power
  
[[File:AmazonBooksErtestheatricalcost.jpg|link=http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/048623813X/thecostumersmani| Erte's Theatrical Costumes in Full Color]]  Erte's Theatrical Costumes in Full Color
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[[File:AmazonBooks5Thefoambook.jpg|link=http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0967857503/thecostumersmani| The Foam Book : An Easy Guide to Building Polyfoam Puppets]]  The Foam Book : An Easy Guide to Building Polyfoam Puppets
  
[[File:AmazonBooksDesignsbyerte.gif|link=http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0486233979/thecostumersmani| Fashion Drawings and Illustrations from Harper's Bazar]]  Fashion Drawings and Illustrations from Harper's Bazar
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[[File:AmazonBooks6Thecostumebook.jpg|link=http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0764314858/thecostumersmani| The Costume Book: The Non-Professional's Guide to Professional Results]]  The Costume Book: The Non-Professional's Guide to Professional Results
  
[[File:AmazonBooks2Fortuny.jpg|link=http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0810911337/thecostumersmani| Fortuny]]  Fortuny
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Free Stuff for Costumers at The Costumer's Manifesto and on the WWW

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Book & CD

Free Stuff for Costumers at The Costumer's Manifesto and on the WWW

At the Manifesto

The Costumer's Manifesto free online book of advice to costumers

Tara's Free Costume Web Graphics

18th Century Patterns

Renaissance Patterns

Patterns and Pictures from Maurice Leloir

A free

Coloring book of Costume Designs from Much Ado About Nothing.

Patterns from the Neva Magazine, St. Petersburg 1905-1913

Pattern for the

The Omnigarment (costume that can be worn in over 30 different styles)

How to make your own web page

PatternSupplement for "Negro e Blanco e Labores" Magazine April 1936 and

Two 1883 Overprinted Pattern Supplements from Harper's Bazar

A "freeware" play:

Kiosk Manyou can perform with no royalties.

Links to Free Stuff on Other Sites

The Costume Network has Free Web Hosting & Email for costume Sites

Clip Art & Page Backgrounds

Costume Clip art for your Webpage

Craft Theme Graphic Backgrounds for Web Page, Wallpaper + Email Stationery from Roxy

Cross Stitch Corner - Free Craft Graphics

Jewels Web Design

Clip Art - Sewing

Clip Art - Vintage Dolls: Articles, Resources and Net Links

Clip Art - Vintage Photos

Patterns

pattern offer from Butterick

It Well Design: Digitized Machine Embroidery of Costume History Images, Includes some Free designs.

pattern offer from Vogue Patterns

Vintage Pattern Lending Library -- Your Costume Resource Site

to the Simplicity Costume Pattern Catalog - Get 2 Issues - and get Coupons for 2 Free Patterns

Pattern for an 1895 Evening Skirt Pattern

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Patterns Menu: Period Clothing Patterns and Cutting Diagrams - The Ladies Treasury of Costume and Fashion (1850's-1910's for men, women, and children)

Costume Shoes Pattern And Directions

- Free Craft Patterns,Projects, Supplies andKid Crafts.

Vintage Connection

Dresses & Patterns

for Boy's Civil War Era Knickerbocker Suit

for Woman's Civil War Era Shoe

for Girl's 1890s Empire Dress

Hats, 1907

for Edwardian Riding Skirt

for Woman's Edwardian Empire Coat

a Basque Dress from 1914

for Woman's 1920s Dress

Free Screensavers, Desktop Themes& Wallpapers

Costume Movie Desktop Themes

Desktop Themes: Screensavers, Wallpapers, Skins, and Themes

and the King: desktop themes, screensavers, wallpapers

Warrior, The: desktop themes, screensavers, wallpapers

Stoker's Dracula: desktop themes, screensavers, wallpapers

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Element, The: desktop themes, screensavers, wallpapers

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with the Vampire: desktop themes, screensavers, wallpapers

The: The Story of Joan of Arc: desktop themes, screensavers, wallpapers

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and Juliet: desktop themes, screensavers, wallpapers

in Love: desktop themes, screensavers, wallpapers

Hollow: desktop themes, screensavers, wallpapers

Wars: The Phantom Menace: desktop themes, screensavers, wallpapers

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"WALLPAPERS.RU" - Project - Wallpapers For A Desktop

Movie Wallpapers: Hundreds of Free, Cool Movie Desktop Patterns

Paperdolls & Models

Dolls - Net Links

Pig Gallery - Paper automata, Free models to make, Novelty greeting cards

Classified Ad Space for Costumers

Dance Free Classified Ads - Costumes: Submit Your Own

E-Cards

and Alaskan Postcards by Kade

Center: Send A Free E-Card! - Costume Jewelry Collecting

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Sands of Time Free Egyptian e-cards

Postcard Service

Costume Plots

World - Theatrical Productions Free Costume Plots On-Line

Halloween Stuff

to Make - Making Halloween Costumes

Halloween Costume Ideas for Kids from Velcro USA Inc.

Halloween craft projects.

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