Friday, May 31, 2013
Thursday, May 30, 2013
I was curious to see what sort of construction methods would be used to stabilize the back bodice. Turns out, all that is needed is a simple stay. How fun is it to learn something new from a pattern?!
And because I could not find a suitable buckle, I wrapped a bias strip around a basic metal one from my stash.
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
So many online directions and tutorials suggest using glue to construct hats - I just cannot get past the idea of using glue on fabric. I am sure there are situations where there is no other option, but I plan on avoiding them as long as I possibly can.