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How to sew a bodice


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The costume for belly dancing is a real work of art, chic, glitter and beauty! All the brightest and sparkling goes to decorating such a costume.

Each dancer wants her outfit to be the most-most, to create a seductive and attractive image of the eastern temptress.

You will need

  • - shiny decorative fabric-
  • - a lot of sequins and rhinestones-
  • - many different beads and beads-
  • - needles and thread.



Choose suitable for additionalDressing bra. It must meet certain requirements - have dense foam cups, bones and excellent quality to withstand all that you will do with it. The size is better to take on one more, since after the tightening and decoration, the bra will become smaller.


The fabric that you have chosen for your costume should not be very thick, because you will have to coat fairly small parts - straps and elastic bands. Cut off from The bodice Something that you think is superfluous. So, behind you can leave only the rubber bands, to which the decorative fastener will be fastened. Attach a new fabric to the cups, tightly tighten them, bending the material inside out, and secure with pins. Carefully, on your hands, with a secret seam, sew the cloth to the cups of the bra.


For sheathing of the back rubber bands and straps, cut offStrips slightly longer than these parts, sweep them. Sew these pieces in a zigzag so that they stretch slightly. The old buckle can also be sewn, gently releasing the hooks, or cut it off and sew a new decorative split buckle.


Now on the bra, trimmed with sparkling cloth,It is necessary to sew sequins and beautiful beads. In stores you can find ready-made flowers, chains, hearts and other elements from beads. How do you arrange all this on your concert bodice depends on the drawing that you have chosen. Put the sketch in front of you and embark on this laborious and scrupulous work - beading.


The jumper between the cups, too, do not forgetThoroughly decorate. Instead, you can sew a decorative metal ring. Fringe of shiny beads or thread with lurex, too, will be handy on this bodice.


Tightly and richly embroidered bodice for belly dancingQuite a lot of weight, so follow the strength of the supporting parts. Brittleness is better to change for a tight braid. It is easier to trim a bodice, which was originally made of beautiful fabric with a pattern or embroidery. You can simply apply and paste sequins and rhinestones on the ready-made ornament.

How to sew a bodice Was last modified: June 21st, 2017 By Leicyysn
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