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Gertie's Wiggle Dress in Wool

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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 Classic
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What materials did you use? Wool, cotton batiste for underlining, Ambiance Bemberg lining

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What are you most proud of? The underarm gussets!

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Watch the tutorial for sewing gussets on Gertie's blog - it helped to have the extra photos. You can read more about the process of making this (and see more photos!) on my blog: http://www.poldapop.com/2013/10/wool-wiggle-dress-gertie-style.html

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very, very good. I like it.

10/30/2013 Flag

This is stunning! Wonderful!

11/03/2013 Flag

Love the fabric you've chosen. Really lovely dress,

11/25/2013 Flag

I absolutely adore your dress! I love Gertie's blog and bought her book the day it came out - worth every penny imho! Great work!

02/13/2014 Flag