This is an E-book with instructions on how to sew a lovely and feminine chemise (teddy) from 1927 WITHOUT USING A PAPER PATTERN! The instructions will make sense to an intermediate or above sewing enthusiast. Instructions include how to make the designs to your exact measurements.
The chemise is ornamented with set in lace panels and trim, with small plaits (pin tucks), and optional contrast binding. The straps can be made of self fabric or ribbon. There are also instructions to sew a casing for the top, should you wish to draw it tighter with a ribbon.
The booklet contains four pages of sewing and ornamentation lessons from the same era.
You will be able to sew a complete slip or step-in using this E-booklet, no printing required!
About 2 yards.
Printing a PDF is easy. Just open, hit print, and make sure that your printer scale is set to 100% (this should be the default setting in most cases).
You might also want to check out Underwear and Lingerie, a how-to sew lingerie e-book with everything you'll ever need to know!
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