Beth Bradley talks about the basics of pattern making, including how it can help us understand the way our garments fit and give us control over the types of garments we can sew. Watch as she shows you the basic tools needed to begin drafting patterns and demonstrates the process of pattern making. Start working on your next garment today with this instructional tutorial.
Because finding an attractive reusable bag can be difficult, Nicole LaFoille teaches you how to make your own reversible and reusable 12 x 12 tote bag. She uses quilting cotton because it is strong enough for both exteriors and needs to be interfaced. So pick out two patterns you like and add cool zippered pockets…Watch Now >>
Beth Bradley provides an overview and introduction to sashiko embroidery designs and techniques. Follow along as she walks you through the process from start to finish. She provides an overview of tools and floss recommendations, as well. Short on time? Beth shows off a specially-designed machine that will give you the sashiko embroidery look without…Watch Now >>
Jessica Giardino teaches you the differences between knit fabrics and woven fabrics in this video. You will learn how to identify these two types of fabrics as well as how to best use them when sewing. You’ll also find out about specialty woven fabrics and see how sewing different seam lines can impact your finished…Watch Now >>
Stephanie Ohnmacht helps you jazz up and create a customized look for your garments or home decorating accessories with pintucks. Start by laying them out and deciding where you are going to use them. You have to do a little bit of math to make the template, but after that it is smooth sailing.Watch Now >>