Friday, July 18, 2008

Almost done...

Hello! I've been holed up in my sewing room in case anyone has been wondering where I am... This has been a fun project, but it has seriously taken every spare moment of my time this week.


Joshua just came over this morning and I was able to check the hems on him before I hem the jacket and pants.

To do still:

-sew waistband on (it is just basted on for fitting)
-sew waistband buttonholes
-sew 6 pants buttons on
-hem pants
-hem coat sleeves and sleeve lining
-press entire outfit

Hopefully I can get some pictures of him in the finished suit this evening. He's going to look pretty dashing!

8 comments:

  1. It looks great!! I have yet to attempt clothing. I'm new to sewing and am in awe of people who sew clothing!

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  2. AnonymousJuly 19, 2008

    He looked very nice and authentic last night! They all had a wonderful time. You are a blessing...thank you for helping to make the night so special.

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  3. Very nice! What type of cloth are you using? It looks like a woven wool twill? Hard to tell.

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  5. Jessica, I saw pictures of Joshua wearing the finished outfit, and I must say, it looked fabulous! I'm so proud of you for getting it finished so quickly and for doing such a good job on it. I'm looking forward to your pictures on the blog.

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  6. Fabulous Tailoring!

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  7. Oh my gosh! What an undertaking and it looks fantastic!

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