Added Oct 25, 2011
Dress forms are just to expensive! And from what I have read they still aren’t completely accurate (albeit they get clost). So I made my own. Check out my blog for complete step-by-step photos: http://crafterellasisters.wordpress.com/2011/10/18/custom-dress-form/
It contains a link to this great tutorial on drafting your own Bodice Sloper: http://www.leenas.com/English/measure_women.html
Brown Paper, Fabric, Thread, Zipper, Hook and Loop Strip, Ribbon, Cardboard, Polyfill (I used 2 large bags)
Meg's Magazine Mash Up!
Check out Meg's variation of our Drawstring Gym Shorts, and see how she made them high-fashion!
Meet this seamstress, mom, jeans lover, and the instructor of our digital pattern drafting course!
Pattern of the Week
This timeless style ties at the back and looks stunning at formal events
The results are in! Check out our winning submission.
Daydream about fall sewing with boho layers, oversized jackets, and a leopard pencil skirt.
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