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Sewing Project: Uniquely You Dress Form Cover

This will be the first post in a series about the projects that I’ve done this past year. I actually got quite a bit done even though I did not take the time to blog about it. My goal is to cover all of them before the New Year, then start on my project list for 2013.

Today, I’m going to talk about something that I have needed for a long time: a fitted cover for my Uniquely You dress form. I purchased the dress form and cover sometime last year when it became clear that fitting a paper pattern or a muslin on myself in front of a mirror just wasn’t going to work anymore. In spite of my best efforts, I could make a garment fit almost right but not quite right. They almost always end up being too big in the waist, and sometimes there were other strange issues, such as excess material across the top of the bust.

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