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Under the Gunn, Episode 8: Its an Unconventional Beach Party

Under the Gunn, Episode 8: "It's an Unconventional Beach Party"

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A frustrated designer ends up as the season's first double-winner.

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Under the Gunn, Episode 7: Steampunk Chic

Under the Gunn, Episode 7: "Steampunk Chic"

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Anya questions whether or not Nicholas created the designs in his portfolio.

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Clean-Finish a Curved Shirttail Hem

Clean-Finish a Curved Shirttail Hem

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Many shirttails have very tight curves at the side seams and can be difficult to produce a smooth line along the outside edge. In this technique, the front and back hem curves are completed before the side seams are sewn.

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Under the Gunn, Episode 6: Pompeii Team Challenge

Under the Gunn, Episode 6: "Pompeii Team Challenge"

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See how Nick's team fared in their first team challenge.

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Under the Gunn, Episode 5: Hit the Stage

Under the Gunn, Episode 5: "Hit the Stage"

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A frustrated designer sends an unfinished garment down the runway.

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Q&A: Create Pant Waist Facings

Q&A: Create Pant Waist Facings

Learn everything you need to know to make a beautiful waist facing.

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Sew a Hidden Lapel

Sew a Hidden Lapel

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New seams and folds create the illusion of a lapel on this intriguing jacket front.

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Under the Gunn, Episode 4: Unconventional Vampire

Under the Gunn, Episode 4: "Unconventional Vampire"

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A mentor's decision results in a surprising elimination.

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Combine Topstitching and Binding for an Elegant Seam Finish

Combine Topstitching and Binding for an Elegant Seam Finish

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Sometimes seams need to be bound. Other times they need to be topstitched. Here, I'll show you how the two elements have been combined to produce an elegant seam finish.

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Under the Gunn, Episode 3: Red Carpet Showdown

Under the Gunn, Episode 3: "Red Carpet Showdown"

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See who wowed the judges in this week's red carpet challenge.

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Under the Gunn, Episode 2: The Mentor Face Off

Under the Gunn, Episode 2: "The Mentor Face Off"

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The teams are chosen as the last seven designers show their work.

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Quick Tips for Improving Your Stitches

Quick Tips for Improving Your Stitches

Those who sew are always on the lookout for ways to improve their garment sewing. Here are 3 incredibly helpful tips to improve your stitches.

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Under the Gunn, Episode 1: Who is Under the Gunn?

Under the Gunn, Episode 1: "Who is Under the Gunn?"

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Eight designers compete for a spot on one of three mentors' teams.

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Bust Dart Pressing: Cup Size is a Factor in Which Technique You Choose

Bust Dart Pressing: Cup Size is a Factor in Which Technique You Choose

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There are reasons to press darts in various ways. Find out which way will work best for you.

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Project Runway All Stars, Episode 10: Are U.N. Or Are You Out?

Project Runway All Stars, Episode 10: "Are U.N. Or Are You Out?"

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Find out which talented designer won the season finale.

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Kenneth D. Kings Kilim Carpet Coat: The Big Finish

Kenneth D. King's Kilim Carpet Coat: The Big Finish

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We're at the end of our journey with the kilim coat.

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Project Runway All Stars, Episode 9: Fashion Cents

Project Runway All Stars, Episode 9: "Fashion Cents"

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The final four designers create looks for the Milly collection.

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Video: Couture Techniques for Building a Waistband

Video: Couture Techniques for Building a Waistband

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Watch as Susan Khalje shares couture construction and finishing techniques for sewing waistbands.

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Project Runway All Stars, Episode 8: #Ninas Trending

Project Runway All Stars, Episode 8: "#Nina's Trending"

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Ring in the new year with projected trends for 2014.

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Sew a Lapped Zipper by Machine

Sew a Lapped Zipper by Machine

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In the garment industry, zippers and linings are finished fast and entirely by machine. Get to know this quick method, and apply it at home.

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