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    How to Sew Finely Woven Batiste, Lawn, and Voile

    Batiste, voile, and lawn are delicate woven cottons or cotton blends. They’re known for their comfort and breathability. They have a soft hand and are sometimes described as feeling cool…


  • Decorative Stitch Guide

    Decorative Stitch Guide

    In this decorative stitch guide, learn, or review, 5 basic embroidery stitches to get you ready for your next project.


  • Dhaka Muslin’s Sheer Beauty

    Dhaka Muslin’s Sheer Beauty

    Transparent fabrics have long signaled luxury and status. One such textile was Dhaka muslin, an exceptionally fine, woven cotton material made in Bangladesh.


  • Learn About Garment Ease

    Learn About Garment Ease

    Louise Cutting is an owner and designer of Cutting Line Designs. Here’s how she guides her client's to a better garment fit with fewer major pattern adjustments.

  • Book Review: Embroidery Atelier

    Book Review: Embroidery Atelier

    It wouldn’t be hard to imagine that embroidery artist Sue Rangeley inhabits a magical world that she sees, interprets, and re-creates. "Stitch has the power to stir emotions, inspire dreams…

  • Fashion Design Teacher Zoe Hong Finds Success on YouTube

    Zoe Hong's YouTube channel is filled with how-to videos on all aspects of the fashion design business.

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