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And the Winner is . . .

And the Winner is . . .

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A winner has been selected in the 2017 Spring SewStylish Fashion Challenge.

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Machine Embroidery on Knits

Machine Embroidery on Knits

A professional’s tips for superior results.

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Jeans to Jacket

Jeans to Jacket

Reinterpret the beauty of well-worn denim.

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Chic Knit Jacket

Chic Knit Jacket

Make a designer classic with this easy process.

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Get Graphic with Bias Tape

Get Graphic with Bias Tape

Define seams and edges with contrasting trim.

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Zip Through the Waistband

Zip Through the Waistband

Extend the closure all the way up for a clean finish.

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The Quilted Garment Challenge

The Quilted Garment Challenge

Refreshing takes on a traditional technique.

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Sharpen Your Pencil Skirt

Sharpen Your Pencil Skirt

Pointers for a figure-enhancing garment.

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The Pickstitched Lapped Zipper

The Pickstitched Lapped Zipper

Sew a couture closure that is always discreet.

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Make Flowing Tiers and Layers

Make Flowing Tiers and Layers

Learn to make flowing, draped garments that flatter the body.

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Pro Methods for Sewing Activewear

Pro Methods for Sewing Activewear

Sew gear that really works out.

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Sewing With Saris

Sewing With Saris

Creative recycling techniques for these alluring textiles.

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How to Sew a Velvet Frock Coat

How to Sew a Velvet Frock Coat

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My Fortuny frock coat now has a little brother. Read along to find out how I constructed a modified frock coat using a vintage velvet bedspread.

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Creative Garments Made With Wool

Creative Garments Made With Wool

Skillful design and construction win the day.

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Tame Fabrics With Tissue Paper

Tame Fabrics With Tissue Paper

Sew with a tear-away layer

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The Complete Guide to Linen

The Complete Guide to Linen

Strength and beauty in this ancient fabric.

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Project Runway All Stars: Season 5, Episode 13 - Finale: New York State of Mind

Project Runway All Stars: Season 5, Episode 13 - "Finale: New York State of Mind"

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Find out who was named top designer after a grueling, four-day challenge.

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How to Sew a Vintage Stand-Away Collar

How to Sew a Vintage Stand-Away Collar

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I recently came across a charming coat with a collar that looks complex but is easy to make. Follow along to learn how to create this vintage look based on a rolled collar.

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Combine Knits and Wovens for Comfort and Fit

Combine Knits and Wovens for Comfort and Fit

Knit panels enhance the fit and feel of woven garments.

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Sewing Vinyl Fabrics

Sewing Vinyl Fabrics

Tools, techniques, and seams for great results.

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