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The answer depends upon several things: the features of the dress you are altering, such as, sleeveless vs sleeved, types of sleeves if present, gathered vs fitted waist, presence of side seam fasteners or pockets, etc... the fabric the dress is made of how much you are altering the dress how persnickety you yourself are about things like seam finishes and ...


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There are a few things to be considered here: Comfort Are you sure the drawstrings will be comfortable when lying down, either on your back or your side? If you aren't sure, consider pleating instead. Will you be able to ignore the loose ends of the strings or will they bother you? You can keep them shorter than shown in the picture (sew them in place) or ...


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The way I see it, even the base material is not cut / prepared really properly. Even if you make a very good stitching, there is a chance that the material itself will fail during the next "shocking experiences". I would do it in two steps: stitch as good as possible, to make sure that the sand will stay inside. Please stitch each layer individually, for ...


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