Jenny La Fleur
my first piping ever - Jenny La Fleur
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my first piping ever

Oh and just to prove it really did happen... my first piping ever . :>

Is it bad that I now what to pipe everything? :P

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sewphisticate From: sewphisticate Date: May 26th, 2010 06:03 pm (UTC) (link)
It is addictive, isn't it!
jennylafleur From: jennylafleur Date: May 26th, 2010 06:55 pm (UTC) (link)
Totally!It's such a pretty way to finish a seam and it's really not hard at all.
suededsilk From: suededsilk Date: May 26th, 2010 06:25 pm (UTC) (link)
And stripes, too! Nifty. :)
jennylafleur From: jennylafleur Date: May 26th, 2010 06:56 pm (UTC) (link)
Everything is better in stripes! :>
lmcbeth From: lmcbeth Date: May 26th, 2010 06:31 pm (UTC) (link)
yeah, I've heard piping will do that to you...so it's normal! It looks lovely!
jennylafleur From: jennylafleur Date: May 26th, 2010 06:56 pm (UTC) (link)
Normal, me? I won't go that far! :>
vanessa_lynne From: vanessa_lynne Date: May 26th, 2010 06:54 pm (UTC) (link)
Good job!
jennylafleur From: jennylafleur Date: May 26th, 2010 06:56 pm (UTC) (link)
Thanks!
chloeandrudy From: chloeandrudy Date: May 26th, 2010 08:07 pm (UTC) (link)
I felt the same way about pleating. What an achievement!
mlsdesigns From: mlsdesigns Date: May 26th, 2010 09:20 pm (UTC) (link)
Very nice :) I love piping necklines, any time I have to do a 'normal' neckline I sigh for my piping!
girliegirl32786 From: girliegirl32786 Date: May 27th, 2010 01:42 am (UTC) (link)
Awesome! Piping is addicting!
fancyfrocks From: fancyfrocks Date: May 27th, 2010 04:07 am (UTC) (link)
Looks fabulous! Piping is the awesome, and certainly addictive!
myladyswardrobe From: myladyswardrobe Date: May 27th, 2010 07:39 am (UTC) (link)
Any good tips on how to do this kind of seam?

I've never had to - even for the couple of Victorians I've recently made. However, there is one Victorian I want to make (hopefully for Christmas time) which should have piped seams. Using Velvet - which I daresay will make it more complicated.

I've tried to find some online tutorials but those I have found made it seem terribly complicated.
vanityfairy From: vanityfairy Date: May 27th, 2010 09:36 am (UTC) (link)
Oh pretty!
In which period was piping invented?
From: silkfrocks Date: May 27th, 2010 02:13 pm (UTC) (link)
Pretty! I love the fabric.
From: (Anonymous) Date: May 28th, 2010 06:43 pm (UTC) (link)
No. It's perfectly normal.
At least guessing from my own attitude to piping.

Hana - Marmota
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