Tag Archives: bodice

Let the search begin

I would love a dress form and could use one now more than ever.  The process of fitting my bodice block would be helped immensely by being able to walk around myself, stick pins in and so forth.  I just … Continue reading

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Slow sewing, tailors tacks and such

Slow sewing.  Do you do it?  Or do you zoom through projects with the finished product firmly in your sights? I certainly tend to the latter but over the last year or so I have started to slow it right … Continue reading

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I knew it

Guess what, I am a non-standard body shape.  Oh My God! Hah.  My point actually is that until this week I had been dithering about where to begin with my mission to learn to fit garments to my oddball body … Continue reading

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