Stitching lace insertion to fabric is the first technique that we learn when I teach heirloom sewing by machine. This is not a strong application of lace and best used on collars, yokes, or sleeves. Lace insertion is the lace that is straight on both edges. If one side of the lace feels rougher than the other, this is the wrong side of the lace. I have used a contrasting color thread for the photos. Use a fine machine thread that matches the lace and a 60/8 size machine needle. Starch and…
Sewing Techniques to Create Luxurious Couture Lingerie - Threads
Delicate fabric and lace, a simple pattern, and fine sewing add up to a couture cami. Christian Dior designer Alexandra Armillas teaches you how to make one of your own.
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A-Line Dress Pattern Draft
Front: A-B = full length + 1/4 inch A-C = 1/4 chest + 1/2 inch Square lines from points A, B, and C. A-F = shoulder + 1/4 inch C-H = 1/4 chest + 1 1/2 inches B-K = 1/4 chest + 3 1/4 inches A-D = 1/12 chest (you can change this according to your taste) + 1/4 inch A-E = 1/12 chest (you can change the depth of the front neck according to your taste) + 1/2 inch Shape neck D-E. Square down from F. Mark I where the squared line crosses H-C. Mark M where the squared line crosses B-K. F-G = 1/2 inch…
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