VIDEO: Part 10 – Attaching Your Bodice

February 7, 2017By It's Sew EasyGarment, Sewing 6 Comments Opinion by Paid Consultant

Part Ten of the Fifteen Part series about making your own Little Black Dress with Angela Wolf!
Bodice

This episode is all about Attaching Your Bodice!

Machine used: Project Runway Limited Edition Innov-ís 40e

In this episode, Angela discusses how to attach your bodice to the skirt at the waist including:

  • Same technique whether you have a dropped or empire waist
  • Lining up seams when pinning
  • Stitching over darts
  • Lining up your waist seam at your zipper
  • Adding a lining to only the top half of your garment

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Over the next 5 weeks, Angela will continue to help us on our journey, building our Little Black Dress making skills including tips and discussions of hems, zippers, sleeves and more! Stop by next Tuesday for the next chapter!

Have you made anything with tips or techniques from this Little Black Dress series? Be sure to tag us on Facebook and Instagram at #StitchingSewcial and @BrotherSews so we can see what you’ve been up to!
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This originally broadcast as part of Series 600 of It’s Sew Easy TV.
Stop by their website for more on this full season of It’s Sew Easy TV.

Have you missed any episodes?

Episode 1 – Fabric Choices, Silhouettes, Darts
Episode 2 – Notions, French Seams & Pressing
Episode 3 – Three Seam Finishes
Episode 4 – All About Princess Seams
Episode 5 – Altering the Neckline
Episode 6 – Pockets – Bonus Segment
Episode 7 – Scooped Necklines & Easing Curves
Episode 8 – Using Your Lining as a Facing
Episode 9 – Necklines, Collars & Bias Tape
Episode 11 – Inserting an Invisible Zipper
Episode 12 – Adding Sleeves to a Dress
Episode 13 – Attaching Lining at Armhole – Bonus Segment
Episode 14 – Finishing the Back Vent
Episode 15 – Hemming Your Dress

  • Brother is a proud sponsor of It’s Sew Easy TV.

  • Angela Wolf is a Brother Brand Advocate and Paid Consultant.

  • The Rowenta iron is a Rowenta product and Brother International Corporation makes no representations or warranties regarding such product.

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