Spring Collection 2006
25 kicky new styles for your new Spring
patterns in Dress Shop Spring 2006 are as carefree and fun to make as
the summer events they will be worn to. We have included loads of easy
wear empire blouses and dresses. Select from the 5 and 7-tiered fun
skirts and a bevy of 10, 12, and 14 gore skirts that feature trumpet and
hanky hems, all ideal for summer.
than $2 per pattern!
Feel good - look good on the golf course, at the
beach or at that special summer evening out. The new necklace halter
blouses and dresses allow you to really show off your creativity. You
may use a purchased neck wire or neckband to attach the halter to, or
bead a fabric neckband.
It is easy to create fun in the sun fashion for the
beach or pool with a cropped top, or the easy going elegance of a summer
See more details at:
Dress Shop Tip of the Month
Would you like to
understand how each individual measurement affects the shape of your
pattern? How you can make your shoulder lines come a little farther out
without changing the angle of the shoulder line? How to change your
bodice so the shoulder seams are a little further forward? How to give
yourself a longer front armhole depth without adding to the back armhole
depth which is fine?
Here’s a simple way you can begin to understand
how the different measurements impact the pattern, what measurements you
might have to change to achieve a certain result, and how changing one
measurement will change another measurement.
Q. I just bought the Spring and Summer 2006
collection, but I cannot find it in my program.
A. The new Spring and Summer 2006 Collection
was released in the latest update of 6.17. You can get the update in a
free download from
www.livingsoftnw.com by selecting the Download link. On the
Downloads page, under Current Products, select Dress Shop 6 Family, then
select Update. Save the file to your desktop, never run it from the
current location. Once the download is complete, close all open
applications and confirm that the currently installed Dress Shop program
is completely closed or the update will not install properly.
Double-click on the downloaded file and follow the on-screen