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Make Your Own Shapewear

Make Your Own Shapewear

Smoothing undergarments are a cinch to sew.

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The Ease Effect

The Ease Effect

Put space where you need — and want — it most.

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Faux Fur Collar and Cuffs

Faux Fur Collar and Cuffs

Direct the nap with darts for polished results.

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How to Add a Sleeve Vent on a Lined Sleeve

How to Add a Sleeve Vent on a Lined Sleeve

Create a functional opening on a lined sleeve.

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Design a Rolled Collar

Design a Rolled Collar

Make a basic pattern, then revise it for new styles.

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Pleat to Measure

Pleat to Measure

Ingenious ways to calculate yardage and folds.

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Three Ways to Match Prints

Three Ways to Match Prints

Align fabric across seams with one of these expert methods.

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Inside Out: Revealing Clothings Hidden Secrets - An Exhibition

Inside Out: Revealing Clothing's Hidden Secrets - An Exhibition

An exhibition turns historic garments inside out to reveal construction details.

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How to Sew a One-Seam Poncho

How to Sew a One-Seam Poncho

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For instant style, fold a fabric rectangle in half, then sew a shoulder seam.

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Hem a Pleated Skirt

Hem a Pleated Skirt

Release the creases for a crisp finish.

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Quick to Make: Strapless Jumpsuit

Quick to Make: Strapless Jumpsuit

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Extend pants into a wear-anywhere garment.

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Mixing Patterns

Mixing Patterns

Whip up a new design from two styles.

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Comfortable Sleek Pants

Comfortable Sleek Pants

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Upgrade your favorite pull-on style with darts and a zipper.

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Easy-to-Make Pajamas

Easy-to-Make Pajamas

Quick and simple, it’ll be a breeze to sew a pair of these pajama pants for every member of the family.

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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

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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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