Ever since Casey unveiled her Lily of the Valley Dress this week, which is breathtaking by the way, I've had nothing but jersey fabrics on my mind. I've never sewn with jersey before nor do I have a clue about basics like how best to finish jersey seams, but this is an itch I just have to scratch.
The obvious place to start of course, is with the pattern Casey used, the Vintage Vogue 8728 reprint:
In the name of saving some cash though, I had a look through my pattern stash and boy I wasn't disappointed! I think all of the below would look good made up in jersey...can anyone more knowledgeable let me know if they foresee any flaws with my thinking?
Of course my research wouldn't be complete without locating the perfect fabric...the trouble is though, which one to choose?!?
Ditto Fabrics has the most delectable jersey selection in a single location that I've ever seen:
And I love this luscious colour from Croft Mill:
Have any of you sewn with jersey before? I'd appreciate any tips you may have!