This image is showing the back of an embroidered collar.  line take a scrap of fabric and lay it under the collar ,right sides together. Pin, sew and trim .SAVES CUTTING TIME

Collar and Lining

Collar and Lining

To line a cuff, sew piping if needed to top Edge.

Cuff Lining

Cuff Lining

This is wonderful on a neckline and is easily made in two steps.

Double Piping

Double Piping

straight stitch the entire design to help stabilize the fabric.

Knotwork

Knotwork

Remember to follow the edge of the vilene when sewing the dress together.

Lining Kick Pleat Piece

Lining Kick Pleat Piece

The scallop needs to start with the narrow section at the waist

Scalloped Edges

Scalloped Edges

Seam allowances plus 1/8th inch also removed from upper layer.

Side Panel Stiffener

Side Panel Stiffener

This shows part of front and side panel.

Vilene Boning

Vilene Boning

DANCE DRESS PATTERN


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