Ever since I discovered it was possible to make your own dress form it has been on my to-do list for a long time. For Christmas this year I requested a pattern from Bootstrap Fashions and received a Jo-Ann’s gift card, combined with my 2 week winter break, I was finally able to make this happen! I have made a lot of projects, but this one has brought me the most satisfaction and feeling of accomplishment. If you are wanting to make your own dress form, you should really use their option of entering all of your measurements for a custom pattern. Plus, when you do it this way they will put in the seam allowances for you, unlike the method I used. If you decide to give this a go, please use my link, :). Click here for the pattern options.
I decided to do this about the most difficult way that one can, but I am very happy with the results. I received the... [read more]