Re: keeping neckline shape
- --- In Authentic_SCA@yahoogroups.com, "Diane Sawyer Dooley"
> --- In Authentic_SCA@yahoogroups.com, "Marianne Perdomo"
> <marianne@> wrote:
> > Hello!
> > 2008/11/8 Diane Sawyer Dooley
> > >
> > > How do you have the neckline finished now?
> > At the moment it has no finishing whatsoever. It was done as a
> > project before last event and the wool is slightly fulled so itAnd yet again I've forgotten to sign.
> holds the
> > edge by itself. So basically it's just cut into shape.
> > Thanks!
> > Leonor
> I would actually line the top of it, at this point, and attach the
> lining to the top of the sleeve. If you'd faced the neckline before
> cutting it, this might not have happened, but that ship has pretty
> much sailed. Make sure that the grain of the fabric is square to the
> front and back, so there's no bias stretching along the shoulders, and
> I bet it'll be fine.
I'm going to bed now.