One thing I have been excited to try with my GF is cutting fabric. I make doll clothes and doll clothes patterns for my business. Finding embellishments that are the right scale for dolls is tough.
I recently wanted to make some organza flowers for a doll gown I’m making. Cutting these by hand would be a tedious nightmare. And there would be no good way to seal the edges. GF to the rescue! Using this post as a guideline Settings: Silk, I cut hundreds of organza petals. I would not have been able to do this manually.
I photographed a few of the different sizes and shapes with a dime for reference and included a couple of the finished flowers.
And here is the work in progress gown: