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    All,  Year 1: The Beginning

    Flagophiles

    This post doesn’t involve fashion at all.  If you find this deeply disappointing, come back later.  This post does involve fabric (yards and yards of gold lame’, to be precise), and I think it’s worth a show-and-tell. 🙂 I was chatting with my friend Irene, who is a band director for a local high school.  Her color guard team was about to enter a big competition.  For those of you who might not know what a color guard is, look below. Irene’s color guard team performs with the marching band, but also just as themselves in the off season.  Their routine was ready.  There was just one big problem.  Flags. …