Cherry Blossom Dress Sewalong Stage 7: Sewing the Zip

Cherry Blossom Dress Sewalong Stage 7: Sewing the Zip

Cherry Blossom Dress Sewalong Stage 7: Sewing the Zip Welcome to Stage 7 of the Cherry Blossom Dress sewalong! We’re almost there, so take a minute to pat yourself on the back and admire what you’ve done so far! By the end of this stage, not only will you have something that looks like a […]

Cherry Blossom Dress Sewalong Stage 6: Sewing Shoulder Seams and Side Seams

Cherry Blossom Dress Sewalong Stage 6: Sewing Shoulder Seams and Side Seams

Cherry Blossom Dress Sewalong Stage 6: Sewing Shoulder Seams and Side Seams Welcome to stage 6 of the Cherry Blossom Dress Sewalong! By the end of today, you’ll have something that actually looks like a dress that you might be able to wear! At this stage, it’s vitally important that you check the fit, so […]

Cherry Blossom Dress Sewalong Stage 5: Sewing the Skirt Front and Back and Attaching Them to the Bodice

Cherry Blossom Dress Sewalong Stage 5: Sewing the Skirt Front and Back and Attaching Them to the Bodice

Cherry Blossom Dress Sewalong Stage 5: Sewing the Skirt Front and Back and Attaching Them to the Bodice Today we’re going to be making the skirt front and back and attaching these to the bodice sections. Before You Start You’ll need: Dress pieces you’ve cut out Pins Scissors Sewing machine. Sewing the Skirt Pieces Take […]

Cherry Blossom Dress Sewalong Stage 4: Sewing the Darts in the Bodice

Cherry Blossom Dress Sewalong Stage 4: Sewing the Darts in the Bodice

Cherry Blossom Dress Sewalong Stage 4: Sewing the Darts in the Bodice This step’s a nice quick one! Today we’re going to be adding darts to the bodice. There are 4 darts in total, 2 at the sides and 2 at the bottom. If you haven’t sewn darts before, a┬ádart is a small, triangular shaped […]

Cherry Blossom Dress Sewalong Stage 3: Working Out the Skirt Measurements and Cutting Out

Cherry Blossom Dress Sewalong Stage 3: Working Out the Skirt Measurements and Cutting Out

Cherry Blossom Dress Sewalong Stage 3: Working Out the Skirt Measurements and Cutting Out Welcome to the 3rd installment of the Cherry Blossom Dress Sewalong! Hopefully you’ve managed to get your bodice pieces drafted and cut out. Today we’ll be cutting out the skirt. The skirt of the Cherry Blossom Dress is a circle, made […]