Fabric in the Spotlight: Scarlet Red Lace

87% Polyester 13% Nylon 

Need a LRD (Little Red Dress) for Valentine’s Day?  This red lace will definitely get the job done!  The lace motif is a densely embroidered floral and leaf pattern (about 1-1/2″ long) on a deeper red netting.  Both sides are scalloped.  

Sewl Mate

Red Silk Dupioni

Construction in Progress

Button: Red Eye, YKK Zipper #519, Gutermann Thread #420

Sweet Inspiration

 Burda Style 01/2014 #121

Pattern Suggestions: Butterick 5812, 5920, Marfy F3070, McCalls 6893, Simplicity 1755, Style Arc Alisha DressVogue 8849Vogue 8943

Sewing Tip:  Silk organza or tulle make great interfacing.

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