Ham inside of pant leg.

How to Rehem Pants

So here’s the thing about sewing: eventually, people will figure out that you do it.  And then they will have … More

Result of fabric wrinkling during cutting.

A Few Cutting Remarks

Scissors don’t come with directions.  Much like a screwdriver (the mechanical kind), they are supposedly a tool so simple that … More

Loop left after removing knot from back of embroidery.

Embroidery Hack

So I’ve been doing a little embroidery lately (which is an odd statement from She Who Doth Not Embroider, but … More

How Pants Work

Ever wondered how, exactly, pants work*?  What kind of crazy pattern-making sorcery goes into drafting a pant?  If you’ve ever … More

Making Amidala Fabric

Someday, I would like to costume an insanely popular movie so that I can pull out all my dirty tricks … More