Try this easy technique for making nicely finished elasticized straps.
This invisible thread makes basting stitches that are easy to remove once you’ve completed a permanent seam
A pair of pinking shears makes quick work of trimming, clipping, and notching seam allowances.
A standard hand-sewing tool is the key.
Learn how to deal with bulky seams.
Learn a southpaw method for this essential hand stitch.
Learn to sew this versatile stitch with your left hand.
Q: I’ve been looking for large sheets of waxed tracing paper—big enough to accommodate a full jacket pattern piece, for example. Does this come on rolls? Where can I purchase…
This technique is easy to master and produces beautiful results
I’ve worked as a tailor and patternmaker for film and television for more than 25 years. During that time, I have altered many men’s and women’s suit jackets and developed…
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