Dress with low open back and bow

Once, scrolling down through the news feed in Instagram, I paid attention to a dress with low open back and bow. Unfortunately, at that moment I didn’t save the picture.

A few days after I still couldn’t throw that dress from my head, but it was impossible to find that picture once again.

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Making jeans prototype for American Girl doll

Before reading the post, please, make sure that you clearly understand the difference between a prototype to check a basic sloper and a finished garment 🙂

I’ve promised to show my experiment with automatic pattern drawing and resizing the pattern to fit American Girl doll.

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American Girl dolls: where to make a waist?

– What is the question? – you may reply. – If you’re sewing an Empire dress, make it higher. If you’re about to sew a 1920s’ dress, it would be low.

Yes, that’s right. But what if I’m going to sew the 1940s’ dress with its underlined waist?

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