Posted 15 April 2009 - 08:37 PM
Posted 19 April 2009 - 02:39 PM
I would like to thank you again for your invitation to become a member of your website. You know you have my deep respect.
As a child, it took me a long time to learn to swim. So is it also with practically everything else I try to do. I live in Germany and Switzerland, study a small part of philosophy, in particular a book ot two by R. Steiner, and give English lessons, where I usually learn more than my pupil. I wear clothes without knowing much about them. Furthermore, I constantly make mistakes in propriety. But I'm sure to learn to think and act differently if I pay attention here!
PS: It's exciting to see the color edition of your magical square. It reminds me of other magical squares - I wonder if the term "magical square" is appropriate here for your box? For example, I believe Ferdinand Gonseth presented such a symmetrical square for the system of all possible so-called "truth values" propositional logic. It's no less exciting to see names of other members which I recognize as familiar from elsewhere!
Posted 31 May 2009 - 06:36 PM
Posted 25 June 2009 - 10:46 AM
Please only use the reply with quotes if there is a specific reason to use them, and preferably quote only the part that is relevant. In general, it is best to just use the Add Reply or Fast Reply buttons. This makes it easier for all of us to read the thread, which will become overly long if everyone uses the reply with quotes.
Posted 01 July 2009 - 10:18 AM
Education is something that is really important. So, if you are a learner, whether on your own or as part of an apprenticeship please feel free to join in on the discussion. Don't be afraid to ask questions, no matter how basic or silly they may seem. Tailors please encourage apprentices to participate. Please don't feel the Professional and Technical Forum is only for seasoned pros either, as we have plenty of home sewers here as well.
The other thing is that there are a number of clothing enthusiasts who may not care about all the technical stuff, but have a passionate interest and plenty of knowledge on style and aesthetics. If that describes you well, then L'Anglomane is for you. You don't have to be an industry person to post. Everyone is welcome and invited to post there.
Posted 02 July 2009 - 12:32 PM
1. My Controls
3. Email Settings
4. Tick the box next to "Enable 'Email Notification' by default?"
5. Select "immediate notification" (there are other options too depending on your preference)
You can even automatically subscribe to any forum you want to:
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You will be notified of any new threads.
Lastly, one more reminder to all learners: the only dumb question is the one you don't ask!
Posted 11 September 2009 - 10:51 PM
Posted 28 November 2009 - 07:26 AM
For those of you wanting to edit your signature and user profile, this is a quick and easy guide.
1. Go to the top right of the forum front page. You will see your name there and a downward point arrow for a pulldown menu there that you can click on like this:
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You will then see a menu that allows you to choose what you want to do, including editing your signature and your "About Me Page". Click on the option you want to select.
You can also change your avatar or even add a photograph of yourself there. An avatar is the picture that appears by your name every time your post on the forum. It has be made very small using photo software eg Photoshop. The photo in Change Photo will be the one that people see when they look at your Profile.
Posted 07 December 2009 - 06:52 AM
Please forgive me if I have posted this question in the wrong area. I have been searching everywhere for a system that I can use for drafting jackets for large bust sizes. I can fit small sizes perfectly, but the extra large sizes is a bit of a problem. Can you suggest a drafting scale that can be used effectively for large bust sizes (In other words: drafting system for plus size jackets for women)? Also I have noticed that my email says private, how can I change it to public? Thanks for your assistance.
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Posted 30 December 2009 - 09:57 AM
Sorry if this is too basic for some but for those out there who are new to internet fora here are some simple tips.
There are two ways of replying:
1. Reply with Quotes
This is the option to use if you want to comment on what someone else has written.
If you look at their post you will find the following button just underneath it:
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Adding Your Reply
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After you have previewed your reply and you are happy with it, click on "Add Reply".
Posted 18 May 2012 - 07:30 AM
I would like to announce that on May 27, 2012 the 23rd Portuguese Master Tailor's National Encounter will be in Penalva do Castelo, Portugal.
This meeting takes place every year and gathers some of the most talented Portuguese Tailors.
The flyer of the meeting:
Best regards to all members.
Edited by Alfye, 18 May 2012 - 08:20 AM.
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Posted 05 June 2012 - 12:03 AM
Penalva do Castelo
the village chosen to the 23rd National Encounter of Portuguese Master Tailors
The meeting point
Reception at City Council
The religious aspect
Casa da Ínsua Hotel :
The beautiful meeting place
[The cultural side
Mr. Fernando Lima, the oldest master tailor
in the reunion with 86 years old
João Paulo Rodrigues, the youngest tailor
in the meeting, with 24 years old
The link between two generations
of the 2012 meeting
We will be all together again in next year at 24th Nacional Encounter of Portuguese Master Tailors!
Edited by Alfye, 05 June 2012 - 07:19 AM.
Posted 28 August 2014 - 01:02 PM
Hey everyone I just connected my "Tailor's Rant/ Tailor's blog" to this site. How Cool! I'll post a lot more quick video tutorials and stuff for you to watch. I love being a Tailor. Don't you???
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