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Message Board > Miscellaneous > For all those dance and classic movie lovers out there ( Moderated by Deepika, EleanorSews, CynthiaSue)

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For all those dance and classic movie lovers out there
Fred Astair, Ginger Rogers & others dancing to Stayin' Alive Kelly, Ginger Rogers and others dancing to the Bee Gees' Stayin' Alive:
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Date: 10/25/12 3:26 AM

fabulous, and very clever.

http://www.computerwhizguru.com/El_Gran_Salseron/Rita/Rita.html

and the sewing connection is that the costumes are gorgeous, but the strapless black & white gown is a feat of engineering

sorry about the mess in the description, I tried to shorten it & made it infinitely worse
-- Edited on 10/25/12 3:28 AM --

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Date: 10/25/12 9:43 AM

Wonderful! I loved that!

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Date: 10/26/12 7:19 PM

Loved it!! It was wonderful!

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Date: 10/26/12 7:54 PM

Thanks for posting this. I especially love the tap pants and two-toned oxfords in one scene!

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Date: 10/26/12 9:31 PM

dancing

You will love this!

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Date: 10/26/12 9:50 PM

Ooooops--hit Return too soon.
-- Edited on 10/27/12 0:56 AM --

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Date: 10/26/12 10:57 PM

Quote: Learn To Sew
dancing



You will love this!

I'm too young for Rita but I am very aware of who she is.

That being said the video is awesome !

She is so light on her feet my goodness..I never noticed how light on her feet she relly was..like she's dancing on air.

I forwarded it to mny people..LOL

Awesome video ,,Thanks for posting it !
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Date: 10/26/12 10:59 PM

She is so beautiful to watch, isn't she? Legs to die for. BTW, in the 'rehearsal' sequences, you can certainly see where the phrase 'tap pants' got its start.

But in the fitting and alterations business, you know how many of us have to alter patterns for broad shoulders, narrow shoulders, prominent shoulder blades, sway back, and so on? Take a look at this clip, starting at 1:23, and tell me if you see any figure flaws in Ginger Rogers' back! I suspect she may have had the most perfect back in existence.
-- Edited on 10/26/12 11:00 PM --

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Date: 10/26/12 11:59 PM

Looks pretty much perfect top to bottom, to me.

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Date: 10/27/12 3:16 PM

WOW, Thank You so much! This put a smile on the faces of my family on this cold, gray Minnesota,USA day...

I'm a Movie Musical & Gorgeous Gown lover & former dancer.
DH is a Big BeeGees fan for over 40 years.
15 y.o. DS (who has Down Syndrome) is a music & dancing fanatic. He is wriggling with Joy!

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