Category Archives: Dressmaking

Give us a Toile

Sometimes you need a rest from sketching, so I thought I’d brush up on an old skill. Dressmaking proved to be a good way of doing just that.

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I made a toile.

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A top and a skirt.

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Adjusting the waistband.

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I won’t take the idea any further but it was good to do something totally different. The break will bring a fresh perspective to what I’m working on. It all starts with having a clear pattern.

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2 August 2017