Pretty much a non sewing person here, but would like some advice..
Scored a real pretty kinda wiggle dress on etsy..girl had measurements wrong.
.i asked twice about hips, but i think she just wanted a sale (oh well).
Its only vintage as far as the 90’s, but looks 50’s….
I dont think there is much to take out, and i guess u cant add anything to make it bigger, cause it is non stretchy velvet…
1)Is it easy though to alter a velvet dress smaller,..for someone else? I heard velvet can be a real problem…
2)or can you add fabric to non stretchy velvet to make it bigger some how?
no velvet suggestions at all? :)
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Thanks for the reply. I thought it would be complexI I’m a big fan of the dress and I w…
It sounds as though you need either to do a sway-back adjustment, or to move some of th…
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