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Sleeveless Amelie Sewalong - Part 4 - Waistband

Sleeveless Amelie Sewalong - Part 4 - Waistband

So we have survived what many would call a difficult sewing task- woohoo! You are well on your way to finishing up this dress!

Since we tackled something so tricky yesterday, we'll slow it down for today (I mean TGIF, amirite?) and focus on simply adding our waistband to our bodice.

27) Sew your front waistband to the back waistband at the side seams;
Repeat for your interfaced waistband pieces.

28) Press your seams open. I totally spaced and didn't get a photo of this step with this...


Sleeveless Amelie Sewalong - Part 3 - Attaching the Shoulders

Sleeveless Amelie Sewalong - Part 3 - Attaching the Shoulders

Yesterday, we made it through prepping our bodice for attaching the front to the back shoulder straps. So today, we will tackle that tricky bit. Everyone has there favorite way of attaching a lining to a sleeveless bodice and this one happens to be mine.

Try it out and if you find that you hate it, no worries! There are so many other options out there, I am sure you will find a way that works well for you!

I only left two steps for this in your instructions because it really is a...


Sleeveless Amelie Sewalong - Part 1 - Prep Work & Darts

Sleeveless Amelie Sewalong - Part 1 - Prep Work & Darts

I am so excited that we will be sewing this summer frock together! This has been one of my most favorite sews over the past few months while working on developing this pattern, which I am so thankful for! How unfortunate would it have been if I was working on this for months and months and actually disliked the sewing part?

For this sewalong, I am trying out some new things!

1) I will be doing it over the course of 8 days, releasing one new part per day. That way, no one feels super rushed to try and get...