Peek inside two garments from the study collection at the Fashion Institute of Technology to see how the designer constructed a mid-20th century bodice.
Threads and Craftsy present a new online class taught by couture expert Susan Khalje.
Get to know the story behind the first American couturier, Main Rousseau Bocher, and take an inside look at "Making Mainbocher," an exhibition at the Chicago History Museum.
The fascinating differences between haute couture and ready-to-wear.
Susan Khalje shares pressing tips for formal garments.
This vintage jacket has some interesting detail. The feature I like most is known as the "action back." Follow along to learn how to draft this detail.
Couture expert Claire Shaeffer offers an exclusive look at the Manus x Machina exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute.
Visit this exhibition in person or online to see how fashion can be Grimm, not grim.
This Yves Saint Laurent jacket is deceptively simple, but it was constructed with a sophisticated trick.
Learn 18 ways to use this couture mainstay in your sewing.
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