Matilda Sew Along

Matilda Wrap Dress Sewalong Part 3- Attaching the Pockets and Finishing Up

Oh my gosh we are on the final day of the Matilda Wrap Dress Sewalong! I literally cannot wait to see what your dress looks like! It's my absolute favorite part of sewing, next to the actual sewing bit.  Are you ready? Let's get started!

 

With right sides together, attach your pockets to each skirt side seam. Press your finished seams towards the pockets.

 

With right sides together, attach your skirt front pieces to your skirt back. Sew them together making sure to sew around your pockets, and not...


Matilda Wrap Dress Sewalong Part 2- Attaching the Waistband & Tie

Welcome to Day 2 of the Matilda Wrap Dress Sewalong! Have you got your favorite beverage and snack near you? I'm here with a cafe au lait - my favorite drink that always gets me excited about sewing- so let's get started!

 

We are going to do one side of the waistband at a time since we need to create a small opening for our tie to eventually thread through.

Starting on the RIGHT SIDE of your waistband, put the right sides of your front and back waistband pieces together...


Matilda Wrap Dress Sewalong Part 1- Creating the Bodice & Attaching your Sleeves

Matilda Wrap Dress Sewalong Part 1- Creating the Bodice & Attaching your Sleeves

This entire pattern making process has been so much fun! I've been swept up into a whirlwind of excitement! With each new pattern, I learn something new and attempt to bring those improvements into my next pattern.

That includes introducing sewalongs for each of my new patterns! I am still in the learning phases of putting these together, so feel free to drop a line with any improvements/ additions/ subtractions you might want to see in the next round <3

SUPPLIES NEEDED:
    Knit Fabric with at least 20% stretch
    Scissors
    Sewing Machine
    Thread
    Pins
    Iron + Ironing Board
    Ironing Ham
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