Do you want to enliven or enhance a garment? Check out these professional tips for superior results when embellishing with machine embroidery.
Pointers for a figure-enhancing garment.
Bias tape may be best known for its flexibility. This versatile material can easily follow any curve, and that's why it's so useful for finishing armholes, necklines, and other shaped…
Watch to learn the first steps in creating a vintage S-shaped cuff.
Learn all about the walking foot, its main uses, and whether you should have one.
This free pattern produces a smooth welt with bulk-free ends.
This stretch skirt with a front drape and raw-edged hem is intended for the petite or petite-plus figure. It is a pull-on style with a hidden elastic waistband.
These wide-legged pants or shorts have a straight waistband with the bottom edge at the natural waist, angled pockets, two-piece leg fronts, a back yoke, and back patch pockets.
Sandra Betzina is known for designing artistic silhouettes. This ensemble is no exception. It consists of a sleeveless, loose-fitting cropped top with a curved back hemline paired with a yoked…
Enjoy the versatility of special-occasion separates with this ensemble. It features four tops and three skirt variations to create formal looks. The tops have separating zippers at center back.
You don't have to take out your ironing board to press ribbons.
Never fear that your buttons will fall off with this thread.
A good needle goes a long way.
This set contains everything you need for even hems.
These clips can be used for a variety of projects and come in multiple colors.
It’s difficult to imagine one book covering either 150 years of fashion or 150 designers. Fashion 150: 150 years/150 Designers (Laurence King Publishing, 2016), edited by Arianna Piazza, does both…
Here's a unique, eco-friendly sewing project to turn a couple pairs of jeans into a jacket.
Take a closer look at the winning designs from the Threads/ASDP Quilted Garment Challenge.
This closure continues the zipper through the waistband. Plus it streamlines the installation by finishing the waistband ends at the same time that the lining is attached at the waistline.
Learn the easy steps to creating a designer look-alike jacket. It's based on a T-shirt pattern and uses textured knit fabric.
Define seams and edges with contrasting trim.
Refreshing takes on a traditional technique.
This swirly, lacy s-curve cuff adds feminine drama to a delicate dress from the 1940s. It’s derived from a clever pattern manipulation that can be applied to many standard sleeve…
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