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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.

Buy the Shoes

Buy the Shoes
Sometimes, you need to do something that makes you happy.

Thoughts on Jalie Nico Raglan Sleeve Men's Tee

Thoughts on Jalie Nico Raglan Sleeve Men's Tee
An easy shirt that makes a great base piece for any man's wardrobe (boy's too).

Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter
Peeps, I am incredibly sad, and I've been trying to figure out what to say that will actually mean something. I'm coming up short. But know this. B...