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How to Assemble a Bodice Lining


At a glance

Video Duration: 19 minutes 53 seconds

You’ll love this video if:

  • You have never sewn a lined garment
  • You have trouble working with slippery fabrics
  • You want to sew professional looking garments

You will Learn:

  • How to join the pieces of the lining and facings
  • How to properly press all seam allowances
  • Techniques required to ensure seam allowances lay flat


In this video you’ll learn how to sew both a facing and a lining to a bodice and how to piece everything together for a stunning final result! Meg Healy will show you how to correctly assemble a bodice lining! Adding a lining creates a professional and quality finish on both the inside and out of your garment.

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About the Expert:

Meg Healy began to sew at the age of 12, where she began experimenting with fabric and seams on her Brother little domestic sewing machine. Studying at both Fanshawe College and Parsons the New School for Design in NYC, Meg gained the technical skills in pattern making and advanced sewing that led to a number of awards for her design and construction skills. Before becoming the Online Editor of BurdaStyle.com Meg worked as a pattern making intern for Vera Wang. Meg also launched her own highly unique clothing line consisting of fashion-forward spandex leggings in 2010.