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Finishing Armholes with Bias Tape

Hey, everyone! In the comments of this post (Bird-print Peplum Top: Burda 6977) Angela wanted to see how the armholes were finished. So I thought I’d demonstrate it. Like most things in sewing, it’s easier to explain in photographs rather than just with words. I did deviate from the instructions a little so I’ll show […]

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How To Assemble PDF Patterns Quickly & Efficiently

We are super excited that this year we began to introduce PDF sewing patterns! With the last few new patterns, we have been able to offer a PDF download option as well as our usual printed patterns. We are also working through the existing pattern line, and eventually we would like to offer the instant download option for every pattern. Personally, […]

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Quick Trick for Storing Paper Patterns

Today I want to share a trick with you that I discovered not long ago. When I realized I could use a binder clip to store my PDF or traced patterns, I had an ah-ha moment! PDF patterns are becoming more and more popular, and I’m finding myself with lots of patterns like this now, […]

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