Monthly Archives: January 2017

Threading: Double Thread

30th January 2017

Check out our most recent YouTube tutorial and learn the method I use to thread a needle with a double thread. I personally use a double thread throug...

How To: Sewing Hook & Eyes

25th January 2017

Whether you are sewing a hook & eye that has fallen off a high street garment or attaching one to a newly made project I wanted to share the techn...

How To: Insert a Sleeve

22nd January 2017

Inserting sleeves can be a tricky part of dressmaking to master, so I wanted to launch a blog and YouTube tutorial (How To: Insert a Sleeve) that expl...

Sewing Machine Presser Feet

18th January 2017

I have had a number of requests for a tutorial on the different presser feet and when you should use them. In our corresponding YouTube tutorial (The ...

Box Pleat & Inverted Box Pleat

15th January 2017

I have a fondness for pleats, I love the texture and depth they bring to an item whether it be a dressmaking project, home furnishings or other access...