Monday, June 18, 2018

Inside of dress 1351

An update with a few photos of the inside of Vogue 1351. The lining has a deep neckline with darts, to which the cowl of the dress is sewn. No seam edges visible

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I made sure the dress was folded a bit inward at the armholes and the edges were understitched as far as possible. The light blue was the only colour I had available and as you don’t see the lining from the right side, it works well.

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The lining with the darts keep the dress close to the body. No unwanted exposure when moving in this dress.

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I really love this pattern and am thinking of making another one soon.

PS: in my previous post I mentioned making a center back seam, that was not on this dress, but on another one.

6 comments:

  1. This is such a pretty dress on you. It drapes so nicely, thank you for showing the interesting finish at the neckline.

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  2. Interesting lining - thank you for sharing.

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  3. I was thinking about a cowled dress, but I was being whiney about how it all worked. I've read books, seen patterns, but it all eluded me and my cowls looked horrible. I should have lined them and attached them at the lining!! Duh!! I love my bodices lined, even in the summer (cotton is a fabulous fabric). I now know how to do it. Your pictures have my brain on happy.

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  4. Looks beautiful to me. Myself I use this method https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wlx93fYpFOY

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  5. It's a great dress on you. The lining is well done and looks light and comfortable. Certainly the perfect summer dress.

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  6. Beautiful dress and the way the lining is constructed is perfect.

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