Hi All, here is the list of supplies you need to sew the summer dress. I've included where I've bought each one.
I have a Janome basic sewing machine- Janome J3-18 Sewing Machine. It has straight stitch, zig zag stitch, applique stitch and comes with a buttonhole foot which is very handy.
|Scissors||I had the little one and the larger fabric shears I bought - 5 Star Tailors Shears 210mm|
|Measuring tape||Sewing / Tailors Tape Measure 150cm - PINK|
|Seam ripper||Came with Gutermann Sewing Thread Kit. Can't live without this.|
|Pins||Hemline Coloured Plastic Headed Pins, 34mm, Value Pk of 200|
|Thread||Real cheap one - WMA 24 Assorted Colors Polyester Sewing Thread-Pack of 24 (does the job for me, breaks at times - a very good value for the kind of projects I'm doing) and other Gutermann (really strong but expensive) Gutermann Sewing Thread Kit|
|Bobbin||4 came with sewing machine|
|Fabric||Bought the binding fabric from local fabric shop and the pink fabric from John Lewis. - couldn't find the one I bought in store.|
|Elastic||Bought them from local fabric shop.|
|Tailors chalk||Tailor's Chalk Triangle - Set of 3 Red, White, Blue|