Erica replied to the topic finished measurements not including seam allowance? in the forum liesl + co: fira dress + top 2 months ago
Hello Ingrid! When I made the Fira dress in my usual size, I found that it fit consistently with all the other Liesl + Co patterns. I can always tell if my personal measurements are growing or shrinking based on how my Liesl + Co makes are fitting in the same size. I am wondering if perhaps your pattern was not printed at 100%? I only made…[Read more]
One of the functions of a lining is to enclose, or hide, all the raw edges of seams. Also, it is a way to finish the edge seams without using a facing. It is often easy to eliminate the skirt portion of a lining for a dress, but often it takes more effort to completely eliminate a bodice lining if the pattern was designed to have it. Is this…[Read more]
Usually shoulder width is more related to upper bust measurement rather than full bust measurement, but everyone’s body is unique! Does this description of the Liesl+Co sizing help? https://oliverands.com/community/blog/2013/11/finding-your-correct-pattern-size.html
There is a shelf lining pattern piece included for pattern cup size D (not to…[Read more]
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