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Sew Better with Staystitching Fundamentals

Sew Better with Staystitching Fundamentals

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Although one of my favorite parts of sewing is creating interesting surface design, I’m well aware that it’s the underpinning steps in the process that make a garment truly successful and wearable.

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8 Zipper Installation Techniques

8 Zipper Installation Techniques

Take the mystery out of installing zippers with these 8 techniques. You'll learn how to install lapped zippers, exposed zippers, replace zippers and more.

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Fashion Exhibition at the Western Reserve Historical Society

Fashion Exhibition at the Western Reserve Historical Society

Hurry to the fabulous fashion exhibition, "Dior & More," closing May 24.

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How to Create 3d-Bubble Trim

How to Create 3d-Bubble Trim

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Add dimension to your next garment with this vintage technique.

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Construct a Flawless Collar Band

Construct a Flawless Collar Band

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Louise Cutting shares her technique for sewing a professional-looking collar band without any hand sewing.

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How to Sculpt With Pleats

How to Sculpt With Pleats

Fold fabric like Madame Grès and create works of art.

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Apply Elastics to Your Garments

Apply Elastics to Your Garments

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Bind an edge and create a stay tape with these stretchy bands.

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Under the Gunn, Episode 13: Finale

Under the Gunn, Episode 13: "Finale"

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Find out who won the first season!

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How to Trim a Neckline Like Yves Saint Laurent

How to Trim a Neckline Like Yves Saint Laurent

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In this excerpt from "Homage to Yves Saint Laurent," Designer Techniques Vol. 1, Claire Shaeffer shows you how to trim a neckline using a technique from the world-renowned designer.

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Parsons and Palmer/Pletsch create My First Jacket

Parsons and Palmer/Pletsch create "My First Jacket"

Parsons students share their experiences in creating a jacket.

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Designer Insider: Anthony Ryan Auld

Designer Insider: Anthony Ryan Auld

Hear what Anthony Ryan Auld has to say about his career since Project Runway.

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Under the Gunn, Episode 12: Superhero Fashion

Under the Gunn, Episode 12: "Superhero Fashion"

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See which designers made it to the finale.

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SewStylish Featured Giveaway!

SewStylish Featured Giveaway!

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You could win two awesome books that were both featured in the latest SewStylish magazine!

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Under the Gunn, Episode 11: The Benefit of Fashion

Under the Gunn, Episode 11: "The Benefit of Fashion"

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The remaining five designers sew outfits for real women.

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How to Support a Dramatic Sleeve Cap

How to Support a Dramatic Sleeve Cap

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When it comes to adding support to sleeve caps, you have a variety of options: standard, shaped, extended shoulder pads, and all manner of sleeve heads. In this case, we needed something different; we needed a little internal support.

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Under the Gunn, Episode 10: Crossing Teams

Under the Gunn, Episode 10: "Crossing Teams"

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See how Asha and Natalia fared in their first team challenge.

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Book Giveaway: The Complete Photo Guide to Clothing Construction

Book Giveaway: "The Complete Photo Guide to Clothing Construction"

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Read all about Christine Haynes' new book and comment for your chance to win a free copy!

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Under the Gunn, Episode 9: Trouble in the Lounge

Under the Gunn, Episode 9: "Trouble in the Lounge"

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Anya and Mondo confront the judges about their decision.

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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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