Making bias tape is shockingly easy. Sure, it’s a little tedious, but it’s really easy. The question is, why would … More
Felled seams are sturdy and utilitarian. We’re mostly familiar with them as the re-inforced seams on our jeans, but felling … More
According to my handy-dandy stitch dictionary, this is also called the “open chain stitch” or “Roman chain stitch”. This is … More
This is a very basic embroidery technique that will serve you well. It’s sometimes called a french knot or a … More
Sometimes, fabrics don’t play nice. Like, you have a wonderfully soft, light weight, breathable, utterly perfect fabric you want to … More
A Felled Seam is a nicely enclosed, reinforced seam. We tend to associate it with modern blue jeans, but it’s … More
This is fast way to make a fully finished hem, using commercial Double Fold Bias Tape.