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  • Tamarack Quilted Jacket Sew-Along Day 13: Binding the Center Front, Neckline, Hood, or Collar

    It's time to finish the center front and necklines of our jacket! Learn how to neatly apply bias binding to both interior and exterior corners. T...
  • Tamarack Quilted Jacket Sew-Along Day 12: Attaching the Hood

    In today's lesson we'll be assembling and attaching our collar. This is similar to the process for attaching the collar, but we first need to con...
  • Tamarack Quilted Jacket Sew-Along Day 11: Attaching the Collar

    Today we're attaching our collar. This is a quick process that ends with a perfectly bound and enclosed neckline seam allowance. If you're using ...
  • Tamarack Quilted Jacket Sew-Along Day 10: Binding the Back Hem & Shoulder Seams

    We've got a quick lesson today, we're binding the lower edge of the jacket back and sewing up our side seams. After this we'll be ready to attach...
  • Tamarack Quilted Jacket Sew-Along Day 9: Assembling the Patch Pockets

    Today we're assembling and attaching our patch pockets. The patch pockets are part of the new Tamarack Collar, Hood & Patch Pockets add on, s...
  • Tamarack Sew-Along Day 8: Inserting the Welt Pockets

    It's a big day today, we're finally inserting our welt pockets! Welt pockets have a bad reputation for being difficult and scary but I'll calmly ...
  • Tamarack Sew-Along Day 7: Making Bias Binding

    In today's lesson we're making our bias binding. Learn the difference between single and double fold binding, the two most common methods for mak...
  • Tamarack Sew-Along Day 6: Quilting your Jacket

    After the last 5 lessons of prep, today we're finally quilting our jackets! In this video we cover 3 different methods of basting, how to choose ...
  • Tamarack Sew-Along Day 5: Sewing the Darts

    If you're making the 14-30 Tamarack or have done a bust adjustment on your 0-18 pattern resulting in the dart, today's lesson is for you! We're s...
  • Tamarack Jacket Sew-Along Day 4: Cutting your Jacket

    Today it's finally time to cut our jackets! Learn our best practices for cutting, see how I cut my lining, batting, and learn why I'm cutting my ...
  • Tamarack Sew-Along Day 3: Choosing a Size & Pattern Adjustments

    In today's lesson we start by discussing how to properly choose a size. We then move onto some of my top tips for making adjustments to your patt...
  • Tamarack Sew-Along Day 2: Printing and Assembling your PDF Pattern

    Welcome back to Day 2 of the Tamarack Jacket sew-along! In our previous video we gave you an overview of the sew-along, talked about the Tamarack,...