How Do I Pick Fabric?
I find the best way to choose a fabric for a costume is to go to the local fabric store and look around. I look for fabrics that are the colors I need, it is easier to find the color as is than to experiment with dyeing! Once I find the colors I need I feel the weight, the stretch, I check if it is see-through and compare it to my references. I also compare my costume with what it might be in real life, for example a pair of jeans would be made of denim a…
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