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Pinned Topic Sew-Along: Strapless bodice with boning, padding and inner closure. (Pages 1 2 3 ... 23)
6 layers in 6 weeks- a couture quality bustier.
Catina 226 5/3/15 10:17 AM by Catina
Wedding Gown Skirt
To pleat or not to pleat
Tizmehr 3 5/6/15 6:41 PM by Tizmehr
ideas pleaae
any good website that show anatomy of wedding dress
Dana Cetz 3 5/4/15 7:08 PM by Elona
Wedding dress support thread (Pages 1 2 3 ... 9)
Are you sewing a wedding gown? Are you losing your mind?
Tbomb 83 5/2/15 1:04 PM by bluefly
Tulle alternatives
For heirlooms
meleliza 2 4/28/15 7:40 AM by Addierecoy
Attaching corselet and gown - neckline
Tbomb 6 4/22/15 6:01 PM by Tbomb
Boning question
do I need to use boning?
sherilg 7 4/20/15 4:42 PM by Catina
Lining Fabric Recommendations?
want to line my chiffon sheath & tulle overskirt
colormefun 5 4/19/15 7:53 AM by EleanorSews
lace wedding dress (Pages 1 2)
how to make a lace wedding dress
taximomdriver 11 4/10/15 10:00 AM by Nancy K
fabric for beginner to make wedding guest dress (Pages 1 2)
gretchenross 12 4/3/15 1:05 AM by acmena
Rouching tips PLEASE??!?
I have no idea what I'm doing.
KamiSue2 8 4/2/15 10:57 PM by spbbritt
Stretch Taffeta Dress
Length of Grain or Crossgrain?
Country Hill 4 3/21/15 7:22 PM by Country Hill
Pattern or DIY suggestions for bridal accessories
vintage embroidered batiste crying out to be in the wedding!
USMCMom 9 3/19/15 5:40 PM by DonnaH
Silk organza interlining for Craftsy couture dress class (Pages 1 2 3)
is it called something else in UK/europe?
Toulouse31 24 3/17/15 1:17 PM by jjosiejo
Fabric for my wedding dress (Pages 1 2 3)
I just need to share my excitement!
Tbomb 20 3/17/15 9:25 AM by jjosiejo
Polka dot wedding dress photos!! (Pages 1 2 3)
HanPanda 20 3/16/15 10:48 AM by JTink
Ideas for dress pattern to wear under Vogue 7963 jacket (Pages 1 2)
Mother of the groom patterns
Languishing 10 3/14/15 3:02 PM by a7yrstitch
Vintage alterations (Pages 1 2 3)
found amazing outfit for wedding
Toulouse31 23 3/5/15 7:57 PM by marymary86
How to do a pattern adjustment when pencil skirt is too short in the back
CertKAB 7 3/1/15 1:40 PM by CitySewing
Combining bodice features
Curtain Call 4 3/1/15 12:22 PM by HelenM01
The prettiest flower girl dress ever! (Pages 1 2 3 4)
any suggestions on how to best use this dreamy fabric
meleliza 31 2/26/15 9:14 PM by meleliza
Sewing trim to a finished neckline
Sewing trim to a finished neckline
Heavenly Design 2 2/26/15 7:34 PM by Heavenly Design
Working with Silk Charmeuse
aunrea 7 2/25/15 9:43 AM by Catina
Mother of bride dress of skirt (Pages 1 2)
spbbritt 14 2/23/15 8:26 PM by emmasgranny
Can't find a pattern for prom!
creating or finding patterns
supersadie 8 2/21/15 3:59 PM by KathleenS
Tulle Problems
ElladuToit 1 2/20/15 7:38 AM by HanPanda
Silk georgette circle skirt? (Pages 1 2)
meleliza 11 2/20/15 1:40 AM by wendyrb
Sewing Mermaid bridal dress for daughter (Pages 1 2 3 4)
Advanced Beginner needs help
Jlcx 33 2/16/15 3:59 PM by mistyty84
Coutil - to pre wash or not to pre-wash
Tbomb 9 2/15/15 9:33 AM by Catina
Communion Dress update (Pages 1 2 3)
Claire in Montreal 21 2/13/15 2:34 PM by meleliza
altering rtw gown to sweetheart neckline
gemmima 6 2/12/15 5:25 PM by stirwatersblue
Bridesmaid Dress (Pages 1 2 3)
Tizmehr 21 2/11/15 9:31 AM by Catina
Sewing machines=overwhelming
Zoeymil 2 2/9/15 11:14 AM by Mufffet
First Communion Dress
MessyVirgo 2 2/6/15 2:45 PM by meleliza
Is white with colored embroidery wedding guest appropriate? (Pages 1 2 3 ... 5)
pastel pink and green on white linen
ThreadsofFaith 47 2/6/15 1:18 PM by BriarRose
looking for a pattern similar to these dresses
megnificent 2 2/4/15 12:30 PM by megnificent
Mother of the Groom dress (Pages 1 2)
Buckysmom 14 2/3/15 1:51 PM by Buckysmom
Sewing A Trumpet Dress (Pages 1 2 3)
Complete beginner trying formalwear
Sablia 27 2/2/15 7:52 PM by Catina
Bridesmaid dress for little girls and teens (Pages 1 2)
rosalotalita 12 2/2/15 6:42 PM by EsseG
Type of Petticoat for Satin Gown?
Need advice on which type of petticoat would work best for the satin gown I am making!
rachelt816 4 1/29/15 4:45 PM by andye
LOOKING FOR THIS DRESS PATTERN
please help
skyboundsmb 3 1/29/15 0:18 AM by leslieetienne
prom dress questions (Pages 1 2 3)
boning, etc.
atymonw 25 1/28/15 11:44 PM by Catina
Wedding Gown (Pages 1 2)
Just starting an
Tizmehr 17 1/28/15 3:26 PM by Jean McGuire
For the love of lace!
renjon7798 4 1/27/15 12:52 PM by renjon7798
Making a slinky lace wedding dress- advice needed!
Making Vogue 2237 with adjustments. Lots of questions re boning, seaming lace etc
auntyjane 8 1/25/15 12:44 PM by NobuMurakawa
Cotton Canvas Internal Corset Length / finishing point (Pages 1 2)
Fridayschild 13 1/19/15 11:06 PM by colormefun
The cleaners pressed my chiffon dress, how do I help it? (Pages 1 2)
Springhaas 15 1/16/15 8:05 AM by lakaribane
Help me recreate mother in law's dream dress (Pages 1 2)
Blaceyda 13 1/12/15 8:32 PM by Tbomb
Which couture sewing book by Claire Schaeffer?
blanny 3 1/12/15 3:08 PM by ASiverson
Silk embroidered polka dot wedding dress is done! (Pages 1 2)
Pictures inside c:
HanPanda 18 1/12/15 1:36 PM by meleliza
Lining a Pleated Bodice
smilepanda 7 1/5/15 10:19 PM by carry
400 lb beaded bridal gown (Pages 1 2 3 ... 6)
BrendaR 53 12/26/14 0:07 AM by BrendaR
Bright pink lining ok for black dress?? (Pages 1 2)
ShiraJ 16 12/16/14 7:40 PM by Vintage Joan
Bridal Bodice fitting
Lisa Bilotti 2 12/15/14 3:10 PM by Lisa Bilotti
The backpacking bride... (Pages 1 2 3)
grennan 21 12/9/14 0:31 AM by sewbusy888
How to sew this knit??? (Pages 1 2)
sewing knits
anniem404 12 11/21/14 7:47 AM by Sauvage
Pattern Ideas needed - BHLDN Feria Dress
Any ideas to replicate this bodice?
Skaapie 2 11/19/14 3:26 PM by solosmocker
Fitting a strapless sweetheart neckline
Gaping neckline at center front
fashioniq 0 11/19/14 2:04 AM by fashioniq
Looking for White Stretch velvet. Any suggestions?
Need fabric resources
khanesia 8 11/18/14 1:08 AM by khanesia
Wedding dress fastenings
Fridayschild 1 11/5/14 6:54 PM by MaryDB
after 5 dress (Pages 1 2 3 4)
want to make a glitzy dress
marec 36 10/31/14 2:12 PM by wendyrb
Susan Khalje's Bridal Couture book
Out of print for good?
Samantha82 6 10/23/14 2:19 PM by Kathhhhhy
Wedding dress fitting and technique advice (Pages 1 2)
Fridayschild 15 10/21/14 3:18 PM by Catina
Hemming a bridesmaid's dress
What technique do I use for bridemaid's dress hem?
Paknitmom 8 10/20/14 9:59 PM by Doris W. in TN
Wedding gown bustle
aldi626 4 10/19/14 10:11 AM by BrendaJoyce
after 5 dress
want to make a glitzy dress
marec 0 10/13/14 2:20 PM by marec
Need a little sleeve help... (Pages 1 2)
Stiffening the cuff on a paned velvet sleeve?
stirwatersblue 11 10/9/14 6:12 PM by stirwatersblue
Daughter's Wedding Dress
Starting the process of making a wedding dress
Mary Heckman 7 10/7/14 3:17 PM by Mary Heckman
Lace Newbie - sleeves
NessyS 4 10/5/14 4:05 PM by TGWGWS
Lace Newbie - sleeves
NessyS 0 10/4/14 7:41 PM by NessyS
strapless dress and bride fears exposure (Pages 1 2 3 4)
costumecarol 38 10/4/14 6:52 AM by Mel.J
Neckline Finishing Techniques for Silk Crepe de Chine
LizSabo 5 10/4/14 0:12 AM by Tbomb
Draping tulle--does it need to be cut on the bias?
orata 4 10/2/14 11:04 AM by playerof604
Long Distance Dress Making (Pages 1 2)
Creating a simple vintage inspired for a friend, who happens to like 3200 miles away.
mdetka 17 10/1/14 11:53 AM by mdetka
Where did my post go?
What happened?
Mary Heckman 8 10/1/14 8:05 AM by Doris W. in TN
downsizing wedding gown to baptismal gown
the underlining
croixmom 3 9/30/14 9:55 AM by ASiverson
vogue 2134-inner outer zipper
etchgirl 2 9/22/14 2:31 PM by etchgirl
Mother of Bride (Pages 1 2)
pattern suggestions
JodieT 12 9/17/14 5:49 PM by EsseG
Brick and Mortor Bridal Fabric in Rhode Island (Pages 1 2)
Need help in locating a bridal fabric shop with quality bridal fabric
Jean McGuire 12 9/14/14 8:50 PM by fallingup13
wedding dress (Pages 1 2)
The search for the perfect train.
Mary Heckman 14 9/12/14 11:46 PM by carry
High-quality lace
Sources for high-quality lace
Just Marsha 6 9/11/14 1:02 AM by carry
Skirt with front split - what to do with the lining? (Pages 1 2)
Marie-Claude 14 9/8/14 3:10 AM by Marie-Claude
Need suggestions on how to construct organza ruffle skirt for wedding dress. (Pages 1 2)
ah0221 10 9/6/14 10:15 AM by ChrisLock
Horse Hair (Pages 1 2)
Where to find
renjon7798 15 9/3/14 6:08 PM by Jacqui315
altering the cup size on a strapless gown
crafty55 3 8/27/14 1:22 AM by crafty55
unusual zipper placement question
side zipper from elbow to waist
sue1721 9 8/26/14 7:08 PM by Maripat
Anatomy of a Wedding Bolero
...continuation of my post "How to add body to slinky fabric"
Heavenly Design 1 8/17/14 11:53 AM by AnneM
How to add "body" to slinky fabric (Pages 1 2)
Heavenly Design 11 8/15/14 11:28 AM by Heavenly Design
Latest ballgown photos ready (Pages 1 2 3 4)
Dress not 100% done, but close enough for pics
tourist 31 8/3/14 9:01 AM by Maripat
Help! Bonning is showing through satin. Is there a way to prevent this?
ah0221 9 8/3/14 8:12 AM by Maripat
Sleeve Alteration Question
Neckline Raised from shoulder, how to alter sleeve for new armhole
SewingMom 3 7/30/14 9:39 PM by SewingMom
To much "drop" in the shoulder, sleeve not fitting right
Heavenly Design 2 7/29/14 2:38 PM by Heavenly Design
Bubbling silk satin with silk organza interfacing
Please help!
emward1687 7 7/17/14 11:48 AM by JKimes
mother of the bride with MS (Pages 1 2)
we need something comfortable
meleliza 17 7/8/14 4:39 AM by Vibekeinyork
Altering an heirloom communion dress (Pages 1 2)
Shorten sleeves, replace lining and change collar
meleliza 14 7/6/14 2:28 PM by meleliza
Problems with McCalls 6466
Need help with instructions
chickman 1 6/30/14 4:26 PM by HelenM01
Help with wedding dress
adapting a pattern for a fuller skirt
Mia1875 6 6/29/14 3:21 PM by Catina
Finished Pictures of that cap sleeve with the extensions attached
Heavenly Design 9 6/26/14 7:36 PM by solosmocker
Need help - saggy area under bust in muslin
somewherenorth 9 6/26/14 5:04 PM by Catina
Newbie question about lightweight twill...
Lightweight Twill
LoriMinnesota 2 6/26/14 4:22 PM by LoriMinnesota
Let Me Tell You About My Curse (Pages 1 2 3)
I never was meant to be fancy.
indianajoni 25 6/25/14 1:10 PM by meleliza
wedding dress Alteration
ladyampton 4 6/24/14 11:42 PM by skae
Hemmng a bridesmaid dress
what would an alterations person charge?
Doris W. in TN 9 6/23/14 11:42 PM by kittykate
How to attach beaded lace to a tulle layered over organza
Heavenly Design 8 6/23/14 2:40 AM by MilongueraThreads
Hemming a gown with a train
Heavenly Design 9 6/21/14 12:51 PM by HelenM01
Making my daughter a prom dress (Pages 1 2 3)
prom dress from start to finish
tailored 22 6/18/14 5:43 PM by tailored
A rave for DD's faith in me (kinda) (Pages 1 2 3 4)
And a rant about a prom dress company
Changma 32 6/17/14 8:51 PM by utahliz
Can anyone identify this fabric for me?
Heavenly Design 4 6/17/14 11:05 AM by Catina
How to add length to a cap sleeve on a wedding dress (Pages 1 2 3)
Alteration
Heavenly Design 21 6/17/14 8:07 AM by Heavenly Design
Taking in a wedding dress (Pages 1 2)
Wedding dress too small above the waist
DebJ 11 6/13/14 8:32 PM by ThreadsofFaith
Crinoline Help
Drafting for Bell Shape
LadyDoctissima 9 6/12/14 10:00 AM by LadyDoctissima
flange skirt (Pages 1 2 3 ... 5)
how to achieve vera wang's flange skirt effect?
dmariecouture 42 6/7/14 12:08 PM by maryishbish
Elastic waist stays
Tbomb 5 6/2/14 5:25 PM by Doris W. in TN
Help with Wedding Dress Neckline Gaping (Pages 1 2)
Liveaboard Sews 11 5/28/14 2:11 PM by maxermoo
prom dress fabrics
i need help with finding some fabrics for my prom dress
bridgett98 6 5/28/14 11:14 AM by bridgett98
sleeveless faced bodice with guipure lace
halifaxious 3 5/19/14 3:05 PM by ToileAndTrouble
Taking in heavily beaded gown at the zipper (Pages 1 2)
BluestRose 12 5/13/14 7:32 PM by cst designs
Question about lace midriff
Chococat 6 5/9/14 8:11 AM by stirwatersblue
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