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From creating a muslin to adjusting fit and hand-stitching hems, Couturier Susan Khalje guides you step-by-step through couture sewing techniques!
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|Here are some details about my project:|
|Style||Retro / Vintage, Classic|
What materials did you use? Fashion fabric: Red/black digital print cotton with a subtle sateen finish. Interlining: lightweight cotton Lining: Red poly acetate
What are you most proud of? The fit and the construction - this dress is one of the best dresses I've make. It feels comfortable and luxurious to wear. I took lots of care on getting the fitting right and I followed Susan's Couture Dress approach.
What advice would you give someone starting this project? Do it - the classic fit of this dress will be flattering to anyone and the couture construction makes this dress feel luxurious and very wearable. If you want to read more details on the pattern alteration and construction - http://sewindigo.blogspot.com.au/2012/05/finished-garment-vintage-red-sheath.html?showComment=1337770217097