SewingImp on craftsy.com

Body form and my first attempt at V8815

Eye Icon FOLLOW
+ Add a Project
Small magnify icon
Photo Details:

Created in this Craftsy Course

Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design taught by Barbara Deckert

Plus-size women deserve cute clothes! Learn how to make comfortable and flattering garments with Barbara Deckert, author of Sewing for Plus Sizes.

Other projects made as part of this class:

See All Class Projects »

Offer some kudos...

Join the conversation...

Ask a question...

Add your comment...

Here are some details about my project:
Category Sewing
SewingImp on craftsy.com

What materials did you use? Light cotton fabric (had in stash) Bright pink bias binding for neckline, sleeves and bottom of peplum Purple 22" concealed zipper Pur

SewingImp on craftsy.com

What are you most proud of? That I finally finished it. Learning how to adjust the pattern and my first attempts at using bias binding.

SewingImp on craftsy.com

What advice would you give someone starting this project? Get started, rewatch the videos. Make sure you attach the peplum to the bodice with a really straight line otherwise it looks lopsided and awful - I had to reredo mine!

SewingImp on craftsy.com

Super cute, and great job on that binding! The dress form looks really good, too! Thanks for posting your pics!

07/14/2014 Flag

WOW great job.I love the binding ,the fit is great.Awesome dressform.Keep on keepin on.

08/10/2014 Flag