The Daily Stitch


The Lady Valet in a Colette Chantilly (in progress…)

I wrote recently about the process of sizing my Lady Valet dressmaker’s dummy and I thought I’d show you a picture of the girl now that she’s Annie-sized. Here she is wearing a Colette Chantilly dress in Little Folks voile that I abandoned last spring when I got a bit stuck. Now that I’m seeing […]
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Recreating my body on a Lady Valet

I am taking a break from adjusting my brand new Lady Valet dress form to write about adjusting my Lady Valet dress form. Wow. I’d always thought I had a pretty proportionate body. Not perfect, by any means, but the size of the top bits matched the size of the bottom bits, more or less. […]
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