Ah, that explains it…

Student: “It’s not possible!” Me: “You know it’s possible.  You just watched me sew it.” Student: “But you sewed it with…

Basic Yoked Skirt Draft

A yoke is a fitted band at the top of a skirt that takes the place of a waistband.  Instead…

The Raglan Sleeve Draft

Oh, the terrible raglan sleeve!  I lived through the 80’s.  I still have nightmares about these things (bolstered out by…

Making Bias Piping

I love piped seams.  It’s the costumer in me.  The trouble is that piping can get expensive, but making your…

Blouse Draft 1: Foundation

Over the last two weeks, we’ve been working on a blouse pattern in half scale.  Then I caught a cold,…