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Classic Tailoring Techniques for Menswear: A Construction Guide by Roberto Cabrera http://www.amazon.com/dp/1628921706/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_CrWcvb1E3A7BE

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Tailoring techniques for coat undercollar

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from Hometalk

How to Tailor A Shirt for a Perfect Fit!

how to tailor a shirt for a perfect fit, crafts

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from bambisew

Tailoring

BEN LUCAS | Tailored suits » Tailoring Techniques

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A Stitch In Time-Blog by a medieval archaeologist specializing in garment reconstruction and historic tailoring techniques.

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Tailoring How-To: The Pad Stitch & Prepping Collar Pieces

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from Threadsmagazine.com

Hong Kong Armscye Finish

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I also reinforced the shoulder by adding bias cut hair canvas. Padstitched the lapels, taped the roll line (by hand) so that the lapels lie close to the body without gaping.

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from The Craftsy Blog

Traditional Tailoring Techniques for the Classic Sewer

Traditional Tailoring Techniques to Learn

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The haircloth goes over the chest area to provide extra shape and firmness. Both hair cloth and hair canvas contain hair from the manes and tails of horses. This makes them very pliable and easily shaped under steam pressure and it retains this shape after pressing. The difference between the two is the amount of hair in the fabric and the hair cloth has about 5 times as much hair. You probably have heard of doing penance by wearing a "hairshirt". The hair is more like wire than thread…

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