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#012 The Elizabethan Bodice: CUTTING OUT AND ASSEMBLING YOUR MOCKUP

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#012 The Elizabethan Bodice:  CUTTING OUT AND ASSEMBLING YOUR MOCKUP

Welcome back to The Elizabethan Bodice Sew Along!  Today we will be taking the patterns you altered to fit your measurements, cutting out our fabric, and assembling our mockups!   In our previous blog posts, we have been showing examples using models with and without corsets, but the process of cutting out fabrics and assembling your mockup is the same for both options.  Therefore, we are only showing one example here. To make your mockup, you should have the following:1.  Your fabric 2.  Your modified pattern 3.  Something to hold the pattern in place (pins, weights) 4.  And something with which...

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#012 Elizabethan Bodice Sew Along: ALTERING THE PATTERN TO FIT YOUR MEASUREMENTS

Posted by Margo Anderson on

#012 Elizabethan Bodice Sew Along:  ALTERING THE PATTERN TO FIT YOUR MEASUREMENTS

  Welcome to The Elizabethan Bodice Sew Along!  Today we will be using those measurements you took on Day 1 to alter our pattern to fit our measurements.  We will be showing two different options below.   Our first option is for Arte, who is going to fit her muslin over a corset.  Arte's measurements fell right in between size 12 and size 14.  It is pretty unusual to have this happen - all measurements fitting in one size range - but that is the way it worked for her.  We decided that it was better to use the higher size, as...

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