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Gertie's New Blog for Better Sewing: Coat Sew-Along: Pre-Treating and Cutting Your Fabric

(Sewers-along?) Well, I’m getting a slower start this week than I anticipated.

Gertie's New Blog for Better Sewing: Making a Shirred-Back Dress, Part One: Modifying Your Pattern

First, read part one to modify your pattern to make it wider. Now we're going to shirr! To start with, you need to press the top of your.

gertie's tutorial for adding boning to a high waistband

This is a technique that I've been researching for quite some time. So when Sunni approached me about contributing to her Ginger sew-along ,.

Lingerie Elastic 3 Ways  |  Colette Blog

Great pictures to help aid you in sewing elastic so to your handmade lingerie, or maybe adding new elastic to some of your favorite store bought lingerie.

Sewing Panty Elastic (stretch lace, picot edged, & foldover elastic).

Today is going to be a Bra Theory post, or more accurately Panty Theory! Three ways that I like to sew panty elastic, which is also three different types of panty elastic too.

How to alter sleeves on a muslin

Now may be the time to mention: Butterick 5814 is not a modest dress. (That& an understatement.) I don& wear a lot of really low-cut gar.