By this time, I finally have all the information that I need out of the muslin that Leah tried on in the past two fittings. But some of its parts are still useful. I’ve been raiding the muslin so that i can reuse (rather than re-buy) interfacings, horsehair and hem weights.
The interfacing that I chose to use in the ‘bustle’ of this dress was osnaburg. I toyed with the idea of using other lighter weight interfacings (like organza) but eventually settled on osnaburg for several reasons.
1) The dress is all cotton, as is osnaburg.Read More»