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Category: Centauree Sew-Along

Eléonore | May 30 2014

Today, we’re going to see how to gather the skirt of the Centaurée dress, using our sewing machine for gathering stitches. See you next week! And before then, don’t hesitate to share your progress on your blogs (leaving us a link here) and on social media, using the hashtag #centaureesewalong!

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Eléonore | May 28 2014

And voila, after studying different adjustments for the Centaurée dress, we’re finally getting to the heart of the matter: constructing the dress! I prepared a little video tutorial for you, to show not only how to assemble the bodice of the dress, but also how to add piping to the seams. I hope it will be useful! 🙂 […]

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Eléonore | May 27 2014

Yesterday, we saw how to adjust the bodice of the Centaurée dress for a small bust. Today, we’re going to tackle the same modification, but for a full bust! Let’s start slowly, by marking the seam allowances on pattern pieces 1, 2 and 3 of the front bodice. Be careful, certain areas do not include […]

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Eléonore | May 26 2014

Bonjour and happy Monday to you all! Today, we’re going to tackle the scary process that is how to adjust the bodice of the Centaurée dress for a small bust (SBA). Take a deep breath, and let’s go! Let’s start softly by drawing the seam allowances of pieces n°1, 2 and 3 of the front bodice. Be […]

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Eléonore | May 24 2014

Today, we’re going to see how to simply modify the length of the bodice of the Centaurée dress. Warning: because the bodice construction of the Centaurée dress is rather complex, it would be easier to completely redraft the bodice than lengthening or shortening it keeping the exact correspondence of its pieces. Therefore, we’re going to use […]

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