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JennaF
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Date: 1/26/14 11:07 AM

I'm making a pencil skirt using stretch denim. I was going to line it with Ambiance lining since the pattern is for a woven, and the stretch isn't factored into the design, but then I got to thinking it would be better if the lining stretched like the fashion fabric so that it would have any additional strain.

Should I order some tricot? Or would the Ambiance lining be ok?

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Date: 1/26/14 2:53 PM

There are stretch woven linings that may be a better choice. For a denim skirt, you really shouldn't need a lining, so that's another option.

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Date: 1/26/14 4:13 PM

I wouldn't line a denim skirt either. If you don't want to use or don't have a serger you can use a Hong Kong finish on the seam allowances.

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Date: 1/27/14 10:24 AM

I agree wtih NancyK and if you've never done a Hong Kong finish. this would be a perfect time to add a new technique to your repertoire. Just practice first! I know I do! Good luck.

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