Fine Heirloom Sewing, Smocking and Hand Embroidery

"Baby will be well and smiling in little garments made by Mother, Auntie, Grannie and loving friends!"

Please join me as I teach the old fashioned techniques and skills needed to sew baby clothes. You will find lessons that start at the very beginning and take you step by step as we sew little baby clothes together. May you find much joy and pleasure in making them.
It's easy and it's fun!!

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Friday, June 17

Fancy False Round Yoke - Two

The back of the baby gown was stitched the same as the front.  

They made a "block" of lace/swiss insertion.  Then they cut the front and the back yoke from the fancy "block" of lace/swiss insertion fabric  that was made. 

This look was reproduced at the bottom of the skirt just above the ruffle.

Click on the  photo above so you can see the beautiful Hand Stitched Roll and Whip.
Now that is French Hand Sewing.

Susie was inspired by this dress and created one herself.

It's beautiful too. 
 She won a Blue Ribbon.

You can see the old hem and the new hem. Pretty, pretty!

Baby Gown from the collection of Susie Gay.

All Designs Are Copyright Protected copyright 2016 Jeannie Baumeister

1 comment:

Susie Gay said...

Thank you, Jeannie. You make the dresses look so beautiful with your photos!

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