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Four Strap Variations To Transform Your Wardrobe

Four Strap Variations To Transform Your Wardrobe

Embrace the heat with these refreshing top alternatives.

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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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Video - Texturizing Fabrics: Squares on a Grid

Video - Texturizing Fabrics: Squares on a Grid

Learn how to create a texturized effect on any T-shirt by adding bias-cut velvet fabric squares.

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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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Video: Miter Corners on Striped Trim

Video: Miter Corners on Striped Trim

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If using striped fabric as trim, you'll want to miter the corners carefully.

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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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Kenneth D. Kings Print Mixing Principles

Kenneth D. King's Print Mixing Principles

A proven formula for stylish combinations.

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Video: Stabilize Lightweight Fabrics With Interfacing

Video: Stabilize Lightweight Fabrics With Interfacing

Learn how to add stability to lightweight fabrics with three interfacing techniques.

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Video: Self-Fabric Interfacing

Video: Self-Fabric Interfacing

Interfacing stabilizes lightweight fabrics, but sometimes it shows through the fabric. Self-fabric interfacing can prevent this problem.

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Dive Into Scuba Knits

Dive Into Scuba Knits

Sew with neoprene’s high-style alternative.

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Video: An Expert Technique for Aligning Hard-to-Match Prints

Video: An Expert Technique for Aligning Hard-to-Match Prints

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Respected sewing instructor Louise Cutting share her insider secrets for precisely matching prints. Watch this free video tutorial from Industry Insider Techniques Volume 6.

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Tame Fabrics With Tissue Paper

Tame Fabrics With Tissue Paper

Sew with a tear-away layer

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