The Couture Dress »
InstructionsSo glad I'm learning to make a muslin! It's been incredibly educational. The pattern is pretty easy, and enough like what Susan is demonstrating that I'm tracking pretty well with her so far. I'm making very few adjustments to the pattern elements -- I'm thinking the back, at least for me, should be 3 panels instead of one. It's pleated but I'm still not loving it. Also, I'm adding pockets. ...
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Type of item: Clothing
Style: Classic, Mod
What was your inspiration?
Susan, the teacher for this course! She is wonderful. I found the lining first, then matched the shantung. One of them (the silver) is from April Johnston's Project Runway line for Jo-Ann's.
What are you most proud of?
That lining, and my pleats!
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
If you have any interest in sewing at all, take this class. Even if you don't think you have the skills, Susan shows you EVERYTHING. And answers all your questions extremely fast!