Wax your thread for less tangles when hand sewing. From closet case file.
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I really really like to sew knit fabrics. I enjoy working with woven fabric as well, but I prefer wearing garments that stretch. But sadly, knit fabric has gotten a bit of a bad reputation! I wanted to take some time to share with you some of the goals I have and future projects I want to get done. I've really enjoyed making jewelry, and sewing up clothing. It's been a busy few weeks but I finally got up off my booty and went supply shopping! This... FULL ARTICLE @ http://sewmuchcraftiness.com
How to take thorough measurements for sewing. There's even a printable measurement chart.
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measurements for sewing with printable chart
Mark the body so youll have consistent reference points while you measure. Printable measurement chart and instructions to guide you through the process of taking and recording accurate body measurements.
How to take accurate measurements along with a print out measurement chart.
Waistband giving you muffin top?How to add width to your waistband (honestly, where is her muffintop??)
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Waistband giving you muffin top? How to add width to your jeans waistband
Previous Pinner: madmim adding width to a waistband 11 Altering Jeans // adding width to a waistband
How to Match Plaids When You Sew | Sew Mama Sew | Outstanding sewing, quilting, and needlework tutorials since 2005.
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More plaid sewing tips.
Comment raccorder les écossais Lorsque vous cousez | Sew Sew Mama | couture, courtepointe, et des tutoriels de couture en suspens depuis 2005.
what NOT to do when sewing with sheers plus 6 tips to help you do it right from vanillajoy.com
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Sewing Sheer Fabrics
what NOT to do when sewing with sheers plus 6 tips to help you do it right from vanillajoy.com I love Kelsey's blog!
Dart ManipulationMabel Erwin 'Practical Dress Design' (1940) p.202
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Dart CHART Manipulation Mabel Erwin 'Practical Dress Design' (1940) p.202
petal sleeve - add sleeves sleeveless refashion alter shirt top upcycle
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petal sleeve - Would be pretty on a lace shirt!
petal sleeve - add sleeves to sleeveless top idea (photo inspiration only)
Trousers Fit-along #2: Crotch curves and getting ready for tissue fitting*
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Pants fitting with flexible ruler and the idea to use tinfoil instead!
~Now place your traced crotch curve on top of the pattern pieces, and compare. What do you see?
Trousers Fit-along #2: Crotch curves and getting ready for tissue fitting » MariaDenmark: Wool and weeds
...now I understand why pants don't fit my body shape very well...NMSU: Making Perfect Pants
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NMSU: Making Perfect Pants- Figure variations
NMSU: Making Perfect Pants - hip types, pattern alterations
Using body type to perfectly fit pants....
KEYS TO SUCCESSFUL PANTS
Crotch shapes need different crotch curves.
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examples of different crotch curve shapes for pants depending on your body type
Crotch shapes need different crotch curves. awkward but i always have trouble finding clothes that fits right in this area
Islander sewing systems?
Pants crotch shaping
How to build a sewing table! | DIY Network
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How to build a sewing station
How to build a sewing table! | On castors is a brilliant idea with our new floors
How to make a lined skirt, tutorial
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Basic Skirt Tutorial with pattern drafting instructions!
How to make basic skirt - tutorial Burdastyle
how to make a basic skirt #diy #crafts
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Jacket House of Dior (French, founded 1947) Designer: Christian Dior (French, Granville 1905–1957 Montecatini) Date: late 1940s–early 1950s
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Wool Jacket. House of Dior. Christian Dior - late 1940s–early 1950s.
Apron Gilbert Adrian (American, 1903–1959) Date:1949 Culture: American Medium:silk Adrian was a leading costume designer in many movies in the 1930's - 1950's most known for Wizard of Oz and the Ruby slippers
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Apron skirt Gilbert Adrian 1949 silk
This is too fabulous to bee an apron! Apron Gilbert Adrian (American, 1903–1959) Date:1949 Culture: American Medium:silk Adrian was a leading costume designer in many movies in the 1930's - 1950's most known for Wizard of Oz and the Ruby slippers Women's vintage clothing fashion history
silk apron, 1949, Gilbert Adrian. Gift of Mrs Sidney Bernard in memory of Mrs Arthur Cole, 1972. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Adrian was a fashion and costume designer most known for designing costumes for Hollywood films such as The Wizard of Oz
1930s bias cut velvet evening gown.
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HISTORICAL 1930 GLAMOUR DRESSES
1930's bias cut velvet evening gown. I love bias cut dresses - they are very slimming
Loving 30s fashion... 1930s bias cut velvet evening gown.
Coat (Duster) 1914
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Coat (Duster) Révillon Frères (French, founded 1723) 1914-1920
DusterRévillon Frères (French, founded 1723) Date: 1914–20 Culture: French Medium: silk
French Wool Suit, circa 1914, via MMA.
1910 S, Suits 1914 French, 1914 18, 1914 French Wool Horns, Metropolitan Museum, 1910S Clothing, Fashion Art, Travel Suits, 1900 1919
๑ Nineteen Fourteen ๑ historical happenings, fashion, art style from a century ago - French Wool Suit, c. 1914
Edwardian Traveling Suit 1914. French wool, horn.
Suit ca. 1914-1918 via The Costume Institute of The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Suit by Kater and Brooks, circa 1910, United States, via MFA Boston.