Here was the original plan for the facings, but I’ve got to make new ones due to arm area expansion.
Bodice stuff that needed to be cut on the fold.
Have you seen the movie Unzipped, about Isaac Mizrahi’s fall 1994 collection? It’s a great documentary. And one thing I learned is that all the women making the fashion wear black all the time. So I’m wearing all black in homage. Also because it’s rather cold today.
I really despise cutting out. It might be better if I didn’t have to crawl all over the floor all the time.
Then Gertie told me to carefully baste around each piece and then finish cutting out. I suspect this is one of those things Gertie does because she likes to be careful. I’m doing it, but it’s taking forever.