Usually with non-stretch fabric I always make a toile, so I can get the proportions right. But each stretch fabric behaves
As I never have just one project on the go – I’m currently mid-way through sewing my first stretch garment.
Tailoring: A Complete Course on Making a Professional SuitEdited by Peg Couch, Published by Fox Chapel Publishing. Synopsis:“A classically tailored suit
So I’ve completed and tweaked my jacket ‘Toile’ (which is basically just a test garment made from unbleached cotton calico)
Above is a gorgeous red number from Armani’s Autumn 2005 RTW collection. Below is the line drawing for Vogue 8307. Ok, so I
Welcome! Things are still under construction, but it is my intention for this blog to eventually become an archive of techniques,