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Sewing Tutorial | Quick & Easy Plaid Matching

I’ve gotten a lot of questions about plaid matching since the release of the Archer Button Up Shirt and especially now with Archer Appreciation  Month. Today I’m going to show you a really easy quick way to make sure your … Continue reading

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Sewing Tutorial | Lakeside Pajama Shorts Binding

I thought I’d share a little tutorial on applying the bias binding to the shorts of the Lakeside Pajamas. The rest of the sewing is pretty straightforward but this part can get a little tricky due to the binding of … Continue reading

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Knit Scout Tutorial

Are you guys ready for the knit Scout Tee instructions? I’ve made this tutorial using a serger for a majority of the construction but if you don’t have one, or just don’t prefer to use one, you can use a … Continue reading

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Sewing Tutorials | Patching Lace

I’ve noticed a lot of interest in sewing with lace around the internet lately and there seems to be a bit of trepidation in working with it. Lace can be intimidating – it’s usually more expensive than other fabrics, especially as you … Continue reading

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Sewing Tutorial | Inserting a Fly Front Zipper

I used to hate HATE inserting flys until I figured out this awesome method. It’s nothing groundbreaking but I feel like every time I opened a new book or pattern they would give me a slightly different variation on how … Continue reading

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Sewing Tutorial | Zippers with Free Hanging Overlays

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Sewing Tutorial | Maritime Shorts + A Variation

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Sewing Tutorial | French All Your Seams

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Sewing Tutorial | Getting Flat Bias Necklines

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Sewing Tutorial | How to Bag a Jacket Lining


Here it is, my tutorial on how to line a jacket using the ‘bagged’ method. This jacket lining method gives the most professional results, requires the least amount of hand sewing and is also the quickest. A triple win in my opinion! If you look through your closet, you’ll find that almost every jacket you own was lined using some variation of this method. This method is really very simple and hopefully you’ll be making jackets right and left now that lining them is so easy! This tutorial is pretty photo heavy, so click the link below to continue to the full post. Continue reading

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