Preorder The Pastie Project Book TODAY!

 

Pastie Project cover finishedAfter a year of very dedicated research and work, The Pastie Project is now a book that you can preorder via Kickstarter HERE!  Written by Rosey La Rouge, with a foreword by Neil Kendall of The Striptease Museum and Burlesque Hall of Fame Board Member.  The contributions from performers, pastie makers, photographers, teachers, and collectors have been generous, and we couldn’t be more excited to share this true labor of love with you.  This fundraiser goes through March, and the book will be printed and distributed to donors in June!  Please spread the word and support this project!

The Pastie Project Presents: Pastie History and Construction

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The Pastie Timeline Illustration by Fyodor A. Pavlov

Thursday, March 16, 7PM at The Kraine Theater, New York City.  $5 cover!

The Pastie Project Presents: Pastie History and Construction

Do you want to know more about the history of the pastie and why the smallest costume pieces in burlesque are some of the most significant? Come listen to Rosey La Rouge, creator of The Pastie Project, discuss all of the above, and see beautiful examples of historic and modern pasties from around the world. Get an up-close view of pasties inside and out. This is a promotional event for The Pastie Project book- we hope you can make it!

Click the link to view the Facebook Event!

Ice Cream Social with April March, “First Lady of Burlesque”

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It was my pleasure to spend time with Burlesque Legend April March in her home this summer, talking to her about her burlesque career and documenting some of her vintage costume pieces.  She is one of the friendiest people I’ve ever met, and our afternoon together is a memory I’ll treasure- especially our afternoon ice cream treat!  Read the full interview HERE, on Burlesque Beat. (Images: Rosey La Rouge)

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PREORDER The Pastie Project Playing Cards

They are here!  The Pastie Project Playing Cards!   $20! Available for preorder now, on a limited printing of 150 decks.  The sooner we sell, the sooner they print!  Buy 2! Buy 5!  Give them as gifts to your favorite burlesque lovers!  More photos to come, but for now, here’s a link to purchase!

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1000 Followers and Counting!

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THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU!

The Pastie Project has reached our first goal of 1,000 followers, and counting!

Thank you to all who have supported our growth and spread the word about our project.  Next goal: 5,000!

We continue to work hard on the upcoming book, and the deck of pastie cards will be ready for purchase soon!

Much love to all, and please enjoy our daily #pastiesoftheday!

xoxo,

RLR

Pastie Project Playing Cards?

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I had an idea today.  Pastie Project Playing Cards!  I’m working on them now.  They will be available for purchase soon!  Four lucky pasties from the archive get to be the suits, and the face cards will be some of our most memorable pieces.  Still deciding on the joker…!

Stay tuned for more info!

xo,

Rosey

Global Burlesque Schools

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We did it.  We compiled a list of all the schools we could find around the world.  Are you part of one that is not listed here? Contact us!