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Sewn Garments

Autumn Wardrobe | Northwoods Toggle Coat

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Pattern Tutorials

Pattern Tutorial | Adding Lining to an Unlined Blazer

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Sewing Tutorials

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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Journal Entry

vintage alterations

  Shortly before my sewing machine broke I agreed to do some alterations for a friend on two of her vintage pieces.  One, the Suzy Perette dress, is turning out beautifully.  The amazing suede jacket in the first photo is … Continue reading

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