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Farmhouse Four Piece Video


The Farmhouse Four Piece Ensemble by Gail Doane provides complete instructions for a top, jacket, reversible pants, and dress. From cutting and marking your pattern all the way to the final finishing stitches, you will learn professional techniques that will make your sewing extraordinary. You will learn pattern placement, hand embroidery embellishing, jacket lining and construction, smocking, and countless construction techniques presented in a very easy-to-follow format.

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This ensemble by Gail Doane offers four great wardrobe pieces that you will enjoy sewing. The dress and top feature smocking on the front and back. The pants are reversible offering two options! The jacket and top feature beautiful hand embroidered flowers using cast-on stitch flower, French knots and cast-on flower buds with bullion leaves. Gail shows easy-to-follow instructions for the wrap jacket, including set in sleeves, bias binding, and bias tube belt and buttonholes. The details of construction make this a great project for learning techniques that will give your sewing a professional finish. If you have always longed to learn lining techniques, smocking preparation and basic smocking stitches, binding and finishing then this is a must for you.

Gail Doane
Gail Doane is an internationally recognized expert in sewing technique and design. Her works have been featured in many publications including Sew Beautiful, Inspirations, Australia Smocking & embroidery and is a featured designer in Classic Sewing. She travels internationally teaching and sharing her love of sewing. At a SAGA convention in 2001 she was told she should never sew a design by anyone else and from the day she began her design business. It’s the tiny details of sewing that are her recognizable signature style.

Farmhouse Four Piece Video Project Details

Time : 3 hour 47 minutes

You will learn :

  • Cutting and Marking
  • Hand Embroidery : Cast-on Stitch Flowers
  • Hand Embroidery : French Knots
  • Hand Embroidery : Cast-on Stitch Flower Buds with Bullion Leaves
  • Jacket Construction
  • Lining Construction and Attachment
  • Piping and Binding
  • Jacket Back Tab and Turned Bias Tube Belt
  • Dress/Top Cutting Marking and Pleating
  • Smocking Preparation
  • Smocking
  • Dress/Top Construction
  • Preparing and Setting In Sleeves
  • Binding the Neckline and Hem
  • Bias Tube Belt and Buttonholes
  • Hand-Stitched Bias
  • Reversible Pants Construction

Downloadable files : Included

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Additional information

Weight 0.05 lbs
Dimensions 3 × 0.75 × 0.5 in

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