Catherine L on

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Camera Canon Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XSi
Exposure Time 1/20
F-Stop 5.6
ISO 800

Dress for very petite 16 year old

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Tailoring Ready-to-Wear taught by Angela Wolf

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Here are some details about my project:
Category Sewing
Type Clothing
Sizing Petite, Women
Style Formal Bridal
Catherine L on

My very petite daughter bought this dress for a high school homecoming dance. I removed 4 inches from the bodice at the bust and waist, took 1 inch from the bodice bottom by removing the skirt and re-attaching. This course gave me the confidence to do it all. It turned out beautifully.

10/31/2013 Flag

Fantastic Job!

11/03/2013 Flag

Great job!!

11/16/2013 Flag


12/04/2013 Flag

Great job mom!

02/10/2014 Flag

This turned out beautifully! You would never know it has been altered~

02/19/2014 Flag