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    Alritey grls whats your favorite material and least favorite you used to make dress???

    Myne is for some reason satin and silk...havent really found anthin i dont like using...broadcloth i guess

  • #2
    depends on what i am manking. blouses, silks are great to work with. but i love cotton to work with, very durable and puts up with a lot. denim and satin are thing i don't working with.


    • #3
      I just wish I could sew in the first place... :(


      • #4
        Are you asking specifically about jingle dresses? Well, I love anything unusual. I often combine different fabrics in one dress. Like a cotton dress might have a satin yoke and underskirt. I like the higher quality bridal satins but turn my nose up at the cheaper, thinner satins. Cotton is great as it comes in so many colors/patterns. It's breathable and durable. Taffeta I like for applique and ribbonwork. There are other synthetics that are fantastic just because they are one-of-a-kind.


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