Gorgeous Fabrics' Blog

Working with Panel Prints and Thoughts on McCalls M7637 Bomber Jacket
Oct 15, 2022
I've made this jacket three times now: once for DH, and twice for me. So...
Thoughts on (heavily modified) New Look 6586 Jacket
Oct 25, 2020
Want to make a jacket, but you're a little short on a fabulous plaid? Here's how I managed that...
Pressing Impressively Without Impressions
Sep 01, 2020
The Pressinatrix shows you how to avoid the "pressed-to-death" look, and how to achieve a perfectly pressed seam in impressionable woolens.
Tailoring Tips: Chest Shields and Sleeve Heads
Feb 11, 2020
Chest shields and sleeve heads are supporting players used to add structure to jackets. Here are some tips to add bespoke tailoring touches to your next project!
Thoughts on McCalls M7637 Jacket
Feb 01, 2020
Classic bomber style jacket, and un-selfish sewing!
Early 35th Anniversary Present - The Wedding Gown Refactor
Jan 23, 2020
Don't let your wedding gown languish in the back of your closet. Upcycle/recycle/refactor it into something you'll use!