Tag Archives: slippers

French girls carry baguettes,

Ballet girls carry EVERYTHING.

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How long will it take to eat this elephant. I mean these shoes. I mean whatever.

Before class the other day, Triple G pulls out this pair of slippers, and then throws them back in her bag and says, “Damn! I keep forgetting to sew these!” And I’m like, “Right? I’ve got a pair like that … Continue reading

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Think I can still fit the kitchen sink in there

What is in my dance bag: What should be in my dance bag: Srsly, why are my pointe shoes still in there? It’s been well over a year since class fell apart. What a dork. Also, it’s time to sew … Continue reading

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Sew elastics by machine: it’s faster

Sometimes it’s fun to settle in with a needle and thread and spend some time lovingly sewing elastics to ballet slippers. And other times it’s nice to just sew the elastics by machine and get the damned things done already. … Continue reading

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Ten Lords A-Leaping

Woo!

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hard out here for a pimp

Also, for The Adult Beginner’s shoes

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Still Life with Extension Cord

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