I have a couple of metres of a gorgeous silk velvet, and want to make a jacket, but I’m not sure which pattern would work with the silk velvet fabric.
I love this one:
Open Front Jacket (Plus Size) 11/2012 #144
- it’s meant to be made in brocade.
Does silk velvet come under the ‘light weight, softly draping fabric’ category that so many patterns state as suitable material?
If anyone has any tips, I’d love to hear from you.
maybe you could look online =)
Man I feel your pain!
I’m yet to start sewing but I’m hoping to make things that fit be…
I am in complete agreement. How tedious.
That’s a good use for your wearable muslins. : )
As I said in my question, I’m thin to…
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