Category Archives: Solo Dresses and Wigs

Imaginative Solo Dress Financing

Dear ZandB, At a recent Feis, an adjudicator commented that my daughter’s solo dress might be a “tad short”. The fact that she doesn’t have to bend over to see her bloomers might support his viewpoint. Well I started calling … Continue reading

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Fireman Save My Solo Dress

You never know when tragedy will strike. You’ve spent untold hours fretting over it and thousands of dollars paying for it. Shouldn’t you take that “extra step” to protect it when you’re not home? When properly displayed, the “Dress Alert” … Continue reading

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Please Dispose of Used Wigs in an Environmentally Responsible Manner

In what appears to be the first concrete, tangible evidence of the existence of a previously undocumented species, a local amateur photographer has managed to capture on camera images of a small, yet extremely hirsute mammal, that the local townsfolk … Continue reading

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The Story of the American Girl Solo Dress – A Tale of Woe

Dear ZandB, I’m not asking for advice, but maybe your help. I’m trying to sell a really exquisite solo dress for an American Girl Doll! And it comes with a story of woe! It’s a beautiful, custom-made solo dress using … Continue reading

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Selling Your “Previously Loved” Solo Dress

The North American Irish Dance Championships are just around the corner and the fur, feathers, and flowers are flying at dressmaker shops everywhere as they rush to finish and FedEx the latest and greatest fashions to dancers throughout North America … Continue reading

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The History of Wigs in Irish Dance

As a commentator on various terpsichorean aspects of Irish culture, one question I’m frequently asked by the uninoculated public is, “What’s with the wigs?” I myself inadvertently blurted out the same question a couple three years back during an awards … Continue reading

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Solo Dress Stress Reduction Tool

Dear ZandB, I need your help!! I don’t know where my head was when I decided I could save thousands of dollars by sewing my daughter’s solo dress by myself. Suffice to say I didn’t anticipate the distraughtness associated such … Continue reading

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