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Assiut Costuming Suppliers

Assiut Costuming Suppliers

Many people have written to me with the same inquiry, Where did you get _______?   In an effort to share my costuming experiences with the world, here is a short list of the top resources I’ve used during the production of my next book, The Cloth of Egypt: All About Assiut.   I hope that some of these links will prove useful in your own costuming projects!

Happy Costuming and Delicious Dancing ~ Davina.

Modern Assiut – Vendors in the US who have I have reliably bought modern assiut from.

–       Scheherazade Imports

–       Dahlal International

–       Turquoise International

Things I use in the preparation and construction of many of the assiut costumes that will appear in the book.

–       Jewelry – Shiny Sparkly Things

–       Rhinestones – Rhinestone Guy

–       O – Rings for Tribal Bras –  Purse Supply Warehouse

–       Favorite Bra – Frederick’s of Hollywood XXtreme Cleavage

–       Make your own bra – Bra Makers Supply of Canada


By Davina

Davina ~ Dawn Devine is a belly dance costume designer, dance instructor and author of more than a dozen publications on Middle Eastern dance.