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The Perfect Gift - A Gorgeous Fabrics Gift Card!

The Perfect Gift - A Gorgeous Fabrics Gift Card!
Give the sewists in your life the gift they are sure to love - a Gorgeous Fabrics Gift Card!

Thoughts on Naughty Bobbin Patterns' Amare Dress

Thoughts on Naughty Bobbin Patterns' Amare Dress
I wanted a nice, knit dress for Thanksgiving. I missed the deadline (life got in the way), but I did end up with a nice knit dress!

Now You Can Buy Metrosene Thread at Gorgeous Fabrics!

Now You Can Buy Metrosene Thread at Gorgeous Fabrics!
Need thread to go with your Gorgeous Fabrics? Now you can get it all here!

Thoughts on (heavily modified) New Look 6586 Jacket

Thoughts on (heavily modified) New Look 6586 Jacket
Want to make a jacket, but you're a little short on a fabulous plaid? Here's how I managed that...

How to End a Coverstitch Hem

How to End a Coverstitch Hem
I sew with knits constantly, and I am a big fan of my little Juki MC-1500 coverstitch. I've had questions from students and customers asking about ...

Pressing Impressively Without Impressions

Pressing Impressively Without Impressions
The Pressinatrix shows you how to avoid the "pressed-to-death" look, and how to achieve a perfectly pressed seam in impressionable woolens.

Quick Tip: Template for Fly Topstitching

Quick Tip: Template for Fly Topstitching
A super easy, and free (!) way to make sure your fly top stitching always looks great.

Nose Clip Hardware for DIY Masks

Nose Clip Hardware for DIY Masks
I found a source for nose clip hardware for DIY masks - no more foggy glasses

Thoughts on New Look 6554 Jumpsuit

Thoughts on New Look 6554 Jumpsuit
An easy, comfortable jumpsuit or dress pattern for knits.

Fabric Shopping in the Garment District with Ann

Fabric Shopping in the Garment District with Ann
Come with Ann as she goes fabric shopping for Gorgeous Fabrics in New York City!

Thoughts on Simplicity S1358 Dress

Thoughts on Simplicity S1358 Dress
An easy, peasy tank dress for summer!

Thoughts on Style Arc Armidale Dress

Thoughts on Style Arc Armidale Dress
A slightly vintage-y shirt dress that's perfect for summer.