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Princess Serenity's Dress - Analysis
Well, I wanted to show you guys what I had in mind with those "educational" journals. XD
Note: Neo Queen Serenity’s dress shall be analyzed at a later time. I am only talking about the Princess now.
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Color: white with golden accents
Fabric: it is most often assumed to be made of chiffon (Info on chiffon: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chiffon_%28fabric%29 )
Style: empire (More info on empire style: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1795-1820_in_fashion)
Inspiration: wedding dresses
Since manga version is the original version of the dress, let us start with that.
As mentioned in the general info, the dress is considered to be in empire
Chie- jacket making tutorialSorry I cannot use my camera to record this. It would be a lot simpler but sadly my camera has decided to go to camera heaven.More Like This
Making this jacket was fairly easy and took me just the weekend to make. I needed something to do while I was listening to lectures for class lol.
First just let me say that the pattern I am showing was drafted by me. I have a basic jacket pattern that I cut up, added seam allowance, decided between side panels, ect.. That is why it looks all marked up lol. A pattern I would recommend to use for this is Butterick B5400. The jacket that is in blue is a good because it has the collar. I am pretty sure the fabric for the Jacket I used is a Gabardine. I went for something that had a bit of stretch in it because Chie's jacket is a bit tight fitting.
The front - Is pretty self explanatory. I did curve in the si