Welcome to costumingdiary.com

A historical and cosplay costuming blog offering free patterns and tutorials.

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All blog posts are under one of these four categories, and are found at the top and bottom of every page.

About the Author

Tour my sewing room

Design your studio with free online software by Homestyler. See the tutorials page for DIY sewing room furniture.


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  3. Do not make money off my images, videos, text, source code, tutorials, or anything published on my website unless you've cleared it with me first.
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  5. All performance videos are republished with express permission by Rare Recorded Videos.
  6. This blog was known as Diary of a Renaissance Seamstress at costumingdiary.blogspot.com, and dressdiary.blogspot.com

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