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by auroradreams
Mon Aug 29, 2011 12:59 pm
Forum: Petticoats, drawers, and other underwear
Topic: grand bustle
Replies: 4
Views: 4613

Re: grand bustle

thankyou, i know where i have gone wrong now.
dawnuk
by auroradreams
Mon Aug 29, 2011 8:29 am
Forum: Petticoats, drawers, and other underwear
Topic: grand bustle
Replies: 4
Views: 4613

Re: grand bustle

thankyou for replying heather, on my pattern grand bustle 108, A FRONTS cut 4, it says cut 2 panels here (the top line) then underneath cut 2 panels here and its marked lower ? i`m confused lol
dawn uk
by auroradreams
Sun Aug 28, 2011 9:52 am
Forum: Petticoats, drawers, and other underwear
Topic: grand bustle
Replies: 4
Views: 4613

grand bustle

hello, i need some advise please and its probably staring me in the face but i have done a search and found nothing about it, the 2 side backs are cut longer, do i match them up to be straight at the waistband or the hem please, the back is ready to be sewn to the front and side backs, the boning ta...
by auroradreams
Sat Aug 13, 2011 6:53 am
Forum: Corsets
Topic: Designing patterns on a dressform(?)
Replies: 9
Views: 7829

Re: Designing patterns on a dressform(?)

here`s a better link to all the corset videos http://www.ralphpink.com/tutorials/cors ... nstruction
by auroradreams
Sat Mar 21, 2009 7:31 am
Forum: What do y'all think?
Topic: How to remove odours in fabric?
Replies: 10
Views: 7004

hang it outside and let some fresh blow through it that should freshen it up.
dawn
by auroradreams
Sat Mar 21, 2009 7:25 am
Forum: Dresses, skirts, bodices, everything else.
Topic: hooks & eyes, buttons, H & I tape?? Which do you use
Replies: 4
Views: 3710

oh dear i just bought some hook and eye tape for a christine gown i have planned, is it really very difficult to use on a bodice ?
its expensive too
dawn
by auroradreams
Sun Feb 22, 2009 4:48 am
Forum: What do y'all think?
Topic: 1880s farmers wife dress
Replies: 9
Views: 6945

it was a brilliant series very interesting, we live about 30 mins drive from acton so plan to visit when it reopens in april.
by auroradreams
Wed Feb 11, 2009 3:20 am
Forum: Corsets
Topic: Which corset is easier?
Replies: 10
Views: 8793

i have done both and heathers is easier to sew
by auroradreams
Sat Dec 27, 2008 11:43 am
Forum: Corsets
Topic: Drag Queens needs corsets too!
Replies: 9
Views: 11321

ooh i have to agree you have a great shape !
dawn
by auroradreams
Mon Nov 03, 2008 6:00 am
Forum: Show and Tell
Topic: Emma, A Victorian Romance
Replies: 32
Views: 22630

well done you ! it looks great
by auroradreams
Mon Nov 03, 2008 5:58 am
Forum: Show and Tell
Topic: My Outfits from Whitby Gothic Weekend
Replies: 10
Views: 8058

you both look amazing
by auroradreams
Thu Oct 30, 2008 1:49 am
Forum: Corsets
Topic: back flap idea
Replies: 4
Views: 4310

i put 2 grommets in different areas of the modesty panel and it can then be laced up with the corset and wont move.
dawn
by auroradreams
Sun Oct 26, 2008 3:27 am
Forum: Does this fit right?
Topic: first bodice any advise please
Replies: 10
Views: 8183

Oh i see what would we do without you !!!! i`m glad i asked now because i would have just stitched in so it was showing on the front.
thankyou dawn
by auroradreams
Sat Oct 25, 2008 1:52 pm
Forum: Does this fit right?
Topic: first bodice any advise please
Replies: 10
Views: 8183

hello, i have it sewn together now and it has to be boned, but that means 2 lines of stitching on each seam, i have boning tape is it ok to have the stitches showing on the outside, and in the darts too, do i put a bone there also ? does it mean to sew up one side, across the bottom then up the othe...
by auroradreams
Sun Oct 19, 2008 2:14 am
Forum: Dresses, skirts, bodices, everything else.
Topic: Sewing my first bodice, TV 463
Replies: 91
Views: 43905

hello, yes the mock up of my first bodice, i have cut the fabric out and sewn it together now i`m waiting for her to call in to see how it fits, so at the moment i`m trying to make a hat to match and oohhh my fingers hurt lol

dawn
by auroradreams
Sat Oct 18, 2008 1:33 am
Forum: Dresses, skirts, bodices, everything else.
Topic: Sewing my first bodice, TV 463
Replies: 91
Views: 43905

its looking brilliant much better than mine

dawnuk
by auroradreams
Wed Oct 15, 2008 2:05 am
Forum: Show and Tell
Topic: Drottningholm
Replies: 11
Views: 7665

you look gorgeous !
by auroradreams
Tue Oct 14, 2008 12:09 am
Forum: Show and Tell
Topic: New York Anime Fest pictures
Replies: 15
Views: 12357

that was a lot of fun to watch and you do both look amazing
dawn
by auroradreams
Mon Oct 13, 2008 10:56 am
Forum: Show and Tell
Topic: New York Anime Fest pictures
Replies: 15
Views: 12357

wow your very talented and thankyou for telling us how you did it, i still cant take it in though lol i`m a dummy lol

it drives me crazy i can learn by pictures but not words :evil:
thankyou dawn

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