When you plan your wardrobe as you go, you'll enjoy dressing every day. Learn how to create a capsule wardrobe.
The long and joyful road to creating a custom special-occasion Paris opera dress.
Check out a tailoring aficionado's pattern-free method for the neatest results. Learn how to sew welt pockets for trousers.
The founder and designer behind Alabama Chanin is one of the most creative artists and entrepreneurs working today.
This year’s gift guide selections share a theme, the promise of inspiration.
Sewing skills are expressed at a high level in the annual Make It With Wool competition.
David Blaser encourages all in his sphere to make and remake projects and learn during the journey. He puts a priority on it in his own life.
How do you determine value in sewing? It can be an individual, personal perspective, or a shared opinion.
Sew a mini gift wrap from your favorite fabric scraps. Learn how to put together this simple earring envelope DIY project.
Sew easy-care garments that look and feel luxe. Learn everything you need to know about sewing with velveteen.
This faux-wrap straight skirt design can take a casual or formal feel depending on the fabrication.
This classic waist- or hip-length unlined jacket offers a comfortable fit.
These three pieces have a luxurious yet casual vibe.
This striking blouse has a fitted bodice and waistband, offset by a full peplum.
This is a loose-fitting, lined jacket pattern with details reminiscent of motorcycle wear.
This loose-fitting pullover has a wide mock turtleneck and long, full sleeves.
Dedicated to St. Blaise, patron saint of drapers, this stained glass window depicts stages in wool textile production.
The shawl collar, shapely silhouette, and peplum of this vintage tweed jacket recall the 1950s dressmaker suit.
The Alabama Chanin founder talks about her commitment to the environment, her work to create change, and the community she has built around her design, teaching, and textile-history endeavors.
This mini tote project kicks up your brown-bag lunch a notch. It's also a delightful present—and a scrap buster.
Are you looking for great patterns for sewing a velveteen garment? We've rounded up a few of our favorite patterns for dresses, shirts, and other wardrobe pieces.
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