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Preparing my twin dressform for draping

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Fashion Draping: Dressmaking Basics taught by Paul Gallo

You are an individual; your clothing should be unique. Learn fashion draping from designer Paul Gallo and create your own dress patterns for an unrivaled look.

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Here are some details about my project:
Category Sewing
Type Clothing
Sizing Women
Style Classic, Traditional, Retro / Vintage
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What materials did you use? My twin dressform made out of expanding foam, painted black to seal it. I then pinned on 1/4" green twill tape to mark my seamlines for draping.

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It looks like a cool art piece, like sculpture

03/14/2014 Flag

Thank you! I don't mind having her hanging out in my studio. Thanks to your course she now keeps me fired up with inspiration.

03/24/2014 Flag

Where would one get instructions for making such a dress form?

06/14/2014 Flag

vavaVoom! That is a hip dress form,

10/21/2014 Flag