Try these creative methods for shortening or narrowing a sleeve.
For the fashion fabric, choose midweight knits with good stretch and recovery, such as ponte, double knits, and interlock knits.
A serger sews pin tucks swiftly and accurately. Take a look at how to make a skirt with pretty serged tucks.
These easy instructions from "Tucks Made Simple," Threads #171, explain how to sew tiny pin tucks and then how to create intersecting pin tucks. Follow the steps and you'll create…
Watch this video and learn how to fold, sew, and press tucks.
Watch as Threads contributing editor Kenneth D. King walks you through a lesson on creating elegant curved tucks.
This is a denim jacket and skirt outfit. There are light-blue stitched tucks on the jacket sleeves and sides and bottom of the skirt. I made the tucks in the fabric…
A subtle construction detail demonstrates mastery of prints and folds.
Layered bias strips create texture and detail.
You can use this attractive tuck treatment on anything you sew.
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