If it makes it to the party, the foundation will be attached only at the underarm and back seams. Then the fashion fabric is self-faced and will be layered on top across the bust line. Like I said, we'll see. But now for the fun stuff: a monogram. Once the computer and sewing machine were getting along I did some test runs to get the "something blue" into the dress. Round 1:
It's hard to tell from the picture, but it was too big. It was also trying too hard, if you know what I mean. So I shrunk (and toned) it down to get this:
And it happily resides on the inside of the foundation to the right of the back center seam.
Let's be honest, this little darling is 90% of the reason I'd keep the foundation in the dress. And if it doesn't make it, you can be sure there's a monogrammed tote bag in my future.