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The Couture Dress taught by Susan Khalje

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:
Category Sewing
Type Clothing
Sizing Women
Style Retro / Vintage, Whimsical, Funky
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What materials did you use? Polyester taffeta, tulle and polyester lining

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What are you most proud of? The improvement of my hand sewing.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Stick with it.

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It's beautiful on her. What a nice mom you are to change the dress a little to make her happy! It fits her very well. Love the sleeve addition.

01/28/2013 Flag

Beautiful youthful interpretation of this classic look! Well done!

01/29/2013 Flag

What a cute dress, a beautiful twist on a classic, well done............

01/29/2013 Flag

Thank you all for your great encouragement. I did have fun with it, and she finally wore something I made with pride. Now she looks at every dress and says, "Mom, could you make this but in. . ." I may have made more work for myself.

02/10/2013 Flag

This is darling! I love how you embellished this pattern. Very creative! Good work!!!

02/15/2013 Flag

Thank you. I had fun.

02/22/2013 Flag