How to sew a round hem | | On the Cutting Floor: Printable pdf sewing patterns and tutorials for women
Hello everyone!I am glad to share this technique with you today. As you have probably noticed, I really like circle skirts. I have used them for the Arizona dress, the Amalia dress and more recently
pretty little potholder tutorial :: a DIY step-by-step guide
"Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful." William Morris * * * * * * And if your potholders are both useful and beautiful... all the better! You'll need: 2 pieces of cotton fabric 9 1/2" x 8" for...
Hip to Be Square - Sewing Mitered Corners on Cloth Napkins or other Hemmed Squares - Tie Dye Diva Patterns Blog
Suppose you have a square (or rectangle) to hem – a set of cloth napkins, a tablecloth, or your Tie Dye Diva Fairytale Dress. Did you know you have some choices for hemming techniques? You could of course make a quick rolled hem with your serger, but even if you want a folded hem, you … Continue reading "Hip to Be Square – Sewing Mitered Corners on Cloth Napkins or other Hemmed Squares"
Here at YWU we understand first-hand how difficult it can be to bind corsets, stays and bodies neatly. After all those hours of careful work, fitting, boning and stitching, the £$!*?& binding lets you down! If you’ve ever made a corset (or a pair of stays or bodies, as they were known in earlier centuries), you’ll have found yourself grappling with binding. A bound edge, top and bottom, is the neatest and smoothest way to finish the edge both inside and outside, especially when you’re…
How to Make Mitered Corners with Bias Tape
How to Make Mitered Corners with Bias Tape AKA how to make bias tape go around corers without overlapping multiple pieces. I’ve seen other methods, but this is how I’ve always done it. Tutorials for...
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Tutorial -- Mitered Corners
Start with a small mitered corner application to gain confidence in making excellent mitered corners every time! To start gather notions an...
DIY: Confetti Sprinkled Linen Napkins ⋆ Design Mom
Is the change of seasons putting you in the mood for a dinner party? Me too! So I asked Elisabeth of My Growing Home to create a project that would dress-up a table. She came up with a gorgeous idea! And she promises that the...
Shaping Seam Allowance for Corners and Curves - The Cutting Class
Hermès, AW11, Paris. Constructing a garment is a complex process which goes back and forth between cutting the fabric and stitching the fabric, more cutting, more stitching, more pressing until eventually you get the fabric to sit the way you want, engineered into the desired shape. One of the most fundamental steps in making seams […]