Parisian top sew along

Parisian top sew along

Have you been wanting to sew something for yourself? Well now is your chance! I'm doing a Parisian sew along right now! It will go through April 15th! … [Read more...]

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Smocking Tutorial

I love the look of smocked fabric and it's such a sweet detail, but until I read this tutorial, I had no idea how it was done. If you're curious … [Read more...]

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Improv Sewing

We've joining Craft Book Month  at Craft Buds with a review of Improv Sewing: A Freeform Approach to Creative Techniques; 101 Fast, Fun, and Fearless … [Read more...]

Fun seam finish! Lapped seam finish tutorial

Lapped Seam Tutorial

This is a very simple seam. It works best with fabrics that don't fray, such as felt and leather. The Basic Lapped Seam is made by simply overlapping … [Read more...]

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The Bias Bound Seam

Bias Bound Seams give a quality finish to an un-lined garment and allow you to make a feature of your seams with contrasting or patterned bias tape, … [Read more...]

How to use pins while sewing

How To: Use Pins

It's often taken for granted that everyone knows how to use pins while sewing. When I first started sewing I was putting pins in every which way. It … [Read more...]