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  • Archer Sew-Along: Day 16 – Buttons & Buttonholes

    It's our final lesson of the Archer Sew-Along, inserting our buttonholes and attaching our buttons! In this video I walk you though how to place ...
  • Archer Sew-Along: Day 15 – Hemming

    Today's lesson is all about hemming! We're walking you through the traditional 1/4" double fold hem we use in the pattern instructions, as well a...
  • Archer Sew-Along: Day 14 – Attaching the Cuffs

     After attaching our collars we've got a quick lesson for you today – attaching your cuffs! After this there's just hemming and buttons/buttonho...
  • Archer Sew-Along: Day 13 – Assembling & Attaching the Collar

    In this lesson we're walking you through the steps necessary to assemble and attach your shirt collar. This process isn't hard, we promise, but i...
  • Archer Sew-Along: Day 12 – Sewing the Side Seams

    We've got a quick lesson for you today, sewing your side seams. Even though it's a short video that doesn't mean we haven't packed it full of tip...
  • Archer Sew-Along: Day 11 – Setting your Sleeves

    It's time to set our sleeves! In this video I'll be showing you my technique to easily set your sleeves without puckers. If you've ever been nerv...
  • Archer Sew-Along: Day 10 – Inserting your Sleeve Plackets

    Today we're inserting the sleeve plackets. I know from teaching that this is something that a lot of people struggle with, but I've developed some...
  • Archer Sew-Along: Day 09 - Burrito Yoke Method

    It's time for our much anticipated burrito yoke tutorial! If you've ever struggled with this method this video is for you. I'll walk you through o...
  • Archer Sew-Along: Day 08 – Yoke Method 1

    Today we're sewing up the yoke using the method described in our pattern instructions. This is a straightforward sewing technique with no fancy tr...
  • Archer Sew-Along: Day 07 – Assembling the Backs

    Week 4 of the Archer Sew-Along starts today! We just published the first video of the week, assembling the backs. On Thursday we'll be sharing th...
  • Archer Sew-Along: Day 06 – Pockets

    In today's Archer Sew-Along lesson we're forming and attaching our pockets. The pockets are front and center on your shirt so you'll want to make...
  • Archer Sew-Along: Day 05 – Assembling the Button Bands

    Are you ready for the next lesson in our Archer Video Sew-Along? I hope so because today we're assembling the button bands! This is a quick step, ...