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Tips for a Successful Zipper Insertion

Tips for a Successful Zipper Insertion

Say goodbye to puckers, bumps, and misaligned seams.

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Make a Removable Button Strip

Make a Removable Button Strip

Put your delicate closures on a removable band.

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Foolproof Skirt Fitting

Foolproof Skirt Fitting

A grid takes away the guesswork.

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How to Hand-Hemstitch

How to Hand-Hemstitch

Add openwork details without cutting fabric.

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Make Custom Panties that Fit Perfectly

Make Custom Panties that Fit Perfectly

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Make great-fitting underwear in pretty styles and fabrics.

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How to Prepare Patterns for Fit

How to Prepare Patterns for Fit

Alterations to make before cutting the fabric.

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Winning Entries from ASDP Design Challenge: The New Power Suit

Winning Entries from ASDP Design Challenge: The New Power Suit

The ASDP Design Challenge brings fresh ideas for commanding ensembles.

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Copy Pattern Curves and Reapply Them After Adjustments

Copy Pattern Curves and Reapply Them After Adjustments

Salvage a crucial curve after altering the pattern.

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Make & Use Thread Bars and Chains

Make & Use Thread Bars and Chains

Delicately detain wayward straps, linings, and more.

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Designs of Downton Abbey

Designs of Downton Abbey

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Secrets behind the hit series’ magnificent costumes.

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Create Innovative Garments from Ordinary Shirts

Create Innovative Garments from Ordinary Shirts

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Upcycle yesterday’s fashions into original garments.

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How to Match Plaid Across a Seam

How to Match Plaid Across a Seam

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No-fail techniques for precise matching.

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Make an Airy Rouleau Embellishment

Make an Airy Rouleau Embellishment

Bias tubes and fagoting create beautiful trims and medallions.

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Quick to Make: 1920s Panel Dress

Quick to Make: 1920s Panel Dress

Make a fluttery Vionnet-inspired shift.

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How to Align Stripes Across a Seam

How to Align Stripes Across a Seam

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Strategies to match lines across seams.

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Secure a Coat Lining

Secure a Coat Lining

Sew sturdy tabs to keep a coat's layers in line.

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Add Stylish Details to a Shirt

Add Stylish Details to a Shirt

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Upgrade your shirts by indulging in fine finishing details. Learn how by reading this article.

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How to Shape a Tailored Collar

How to Shape a Tailored Collar

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Classic tailoring shapes lasting layers. Kenneth D. King shares his method for creating a beautifully tailored collar in this masterclass.

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Sew a Couture Lace Skirt

Sew a Couture Lace Skirt

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An easy and wearable garment teaches essential guipure sewing techniques.

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How to Make a Pleated Wrap

How to Make a Pleated Wrap

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This quick-to-make pleated wrap is simple to make and is the perfect topper for any special occasion. Read more to learn how to make this fabulous shrug.

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