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  1. Warren J. Dew liked dbk's post in the thread Students that Amaze You.

    I met and danced with one man at a social... he looked in his 60s, maybe a very well-kept early 70s, and very athletic (especially compared...

    Feb 1, 2015 at 12:32 AM
  2. Sania replied to the thread Happy and/or Random Thoughts #3.

    I didn't think you could pull that off in DFW!

    Jan 31, 2015 at 10:01 PM
  3. Sania liked fascination's post in the thread what would you ask? what would you answer?.

    well right...this really isn't about me having a gripe with past pros but more about what I have learned about myself by dancing with three...

    Jan 31, 2015 at 9:36 PM
  4. Sania replied to the thread Sprucing up my Standard gown - sewing questions!.

    I love those styies! I will defer to mindputtee if she chimes in, but the skirts of the two beige dresses (or at least the first one) look...

    Jan 31, 2015 at 9:27 PM
  5. Lioness attached a file to the thread Sprucing up my Standard gown - sewing questions!.

    Somewhere between these two: [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  6. Lioness replied to the thread Sprucing up my Standard gown - sewing questions!.

    I'm after something fairly full, but about knee length that I can then hitch up on one side. We were originally going to do just a circle...

    Jan 31, 2015 at 6:58 PM
  7. Dancing Irishman replied to the thread Sprucing up my Standard gown - sewing questions!.

    Is your goal a ruffled look? I think mindputtee has a lot of experience there, but I can't say I'd recommend inserting godets into a circle...

    Jan 31, 2015 at 6:45 PM
  8. Dancing Irishman replied to the thread "You Do Ballroom, Don't You.".

    I should maybe have clarified - I think it's important to eventually develop use of the back to connect the arms to the core / center...

    Jan 31, 2015 at 6:42 PM
  9. Lioness attached a file to the thread Sprucing up my Standard gown - sewing questions!.

    Or, looking at other photos, just straight strips of fabric to make ruffles? [ATTACH]

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  10. Sania liked Bailamosdance's post in the thread "You Do Ballroom, Don't You.".

    I take it as the compliment that it is. Good technique, attention to quality of moevement. No hunched over shuffling...

    Jan 31, 2015 at 6:18 PM
  11. Lioness attached a file to the thread Sprucing up my Standard gown - sewing questions!.

    More questions :/ I'm doing a latin dress as well...Kinda like this but all red and the skirt attached on the straight and then gathered...

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  12. 3wishes replied to the thread yesterday's activities.

    Work out late morning. URGH, but couldn't help it. Eat healthy again. Lessons in early afternoon, warn husband about several items he will...

    Jan 31, 2015 at 4:22 PM
  13. middy liked GGinrhinestones's post in the thread "You Do Ballroom, Don't You.".

    I think Dancing Irishman summed it up well. Usually when I get that kind of comment it's due to rhythm hip action, posture, and precision....

    Jan 31, 2015 at 4:08 PM
  14. leee replied to the thread "You Do Ballroom, Don't You.".

    I think some of our local swing teachers have mentioned this, but my head's congested so I might be misremembering. As a swing dancer,...

    Jan 31, 2015 at 3:18 PM
  15. MaggieMoves liked snapdancer's post in the thread "You Do Ballroom, Don't You.".

    I sometimes detect a new follow who has a background in jazz/tap/ballet. They know how to move, but don't know how to move with a partner.

    Jan 31, 2015 at 2:51 PM
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