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Sewing Vintage: The Flirty Day Dress

Learn to sew vintage-style garments and make a day dress complete with 1950's-era details. Vintage sewing expert Laura Nash guides you through pattern preparation and personalized bust and length alterations. Laura will be there every step of the way as you construct your timeless bodice with a lining, gathered sleeves and a contrasting trim. Then, sew your flared skirt with patch pockets, and gather it into your bodice before adding a waist stay and lapped zipper. Hand-finish your skirt in r...

Topics: Sewing, Theatre
Cost: $50 Per Course

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Learn to sew vintage-style garments as you make a day dress complete with 1950's-era details. Join vintage sewing expert Laura Nash as she guides you through pattern preparation and personalized bust and length alterations. Laura will be there every step of the way as you construct your timeless bodice with a lining, gathered sleeves and a contrasting trim. Then, sew your flared skirt with patch pockets, and gather it into your bodice before adding a waist stay and lapped zipper. Hand-finish your skirt in retro fashion by easing in the wide circle skirt hem in one simple step. As a bonus, you'll learn to create a custom petticoat that gives your skirt perfect vintage flair.

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  • Level of Difficulty: Beginner
  • Size: Massive Open Online Course
  • Instructor: Laura Nash
  • Cost: $50 Per Course
  • Institution: Craftsy
  • Topics: Sewing, Theatre

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