Since my second muslin was good enough, it was finally time to get started on cutting out and making the actual dress form. I thought that I would talk through some of the choices I made with the fabrics and why I decided to make them (or why I was forced to make them) for … Continue reading DIY Dress Form Part 3 – Fabric!
It’s been a while since I updated this blog, but I’m here with the second post about my Bootstrap Dress Form. I honestly thought I would be done with it by now, but I had some difficulty with it which means that I’ve been procrastinating. This is very bad because I’ve actually got a few … Continue reading DIY Dress Form Part 2 – Where I Keep Putting it off
One of the things that I’ve wanted since I first started sewing is a dress form or dressmakers dummy, but up until now the time wasn’t right. I’m finally at a point where I have the space to have a dress form, as well as the inclination to actually use it so I decided to … Continue reading DIY Dress Form Part 1 – Reasons and Decisions
I think that, for most of us, when we first start sewing we don’t put much thought into our irons. I started off using my mums old Phillips iron and when I got tired of lugging my projects around to use the big ironing board, I added a Swan travel iron to do the small … Continue reading Overcomplicating The Art of Choosing an Iron
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