Using vintage sewing patterns can be a fun and unique way to incorporate different designs into your sewing projects. Follow along as Jill Case shows you some helpful tips and tricks to using vintage sewing patterns and preserving those patterns to help make them last!
Nicole LaFoille demonstrates how to best alter a pattern for fit or style. Learn what the necessary tools you need to make alterations as well as the best papers to use. Find out the different techniques of alteration and use these tips to alter your own patterns at home. Related Article: How to Alter a
Jessica Giardino provides a great deal of helpful tips and techniques for sewing bulky fabrics. She will teach you how to tackle these bulky fabrics in the most efficient way. Learn what steps you need to take as well as what the necessary tools are. See what is considered bulky fabric and find out how
Beth Bradley teaches you how to add elegant embellishments to garments or accessories with different lace applications. You’ll learn the hand-sewing technique for finer and less washed clothing, the fusing technique that is even less durable than stitching, and machine-stitching. Beth also teaches you how to attach lace trim to your garments.
Aurora Sisneros provides great tips for making a beach bag. Use these techniques to save money and make your very own beach bag for the pool, the beach or even a fun family vacation. Learn how oil cloth fabric provides water resistant capabilities making this fabric one of the best to use for making your