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Last week, I posted my new favorite wardrobe staple, the Well, when it turned out too small, I immediately revised the pattern to so it would fit me. All I did was add about 1 1/4″ to the side seam and a bit to the arms. It worked great, and fits perfectly now: I used(...)

Sewing Measurements - Body Measurements for Sewing

It is important to know how to take body measurements correctly so you can choose the pattern size that will give you the best fit. Today’s tutorial will lead you through the basic measurements listed in most sewing patterns.

Girls A-line Pullover Dress, Free Pattern size (4 to 10

free t-shirt sewing patterns

great collection of free t-shirt sewing patterns. for women, men, and kids, in lots of sizes and styles. looks like I'll be making some tees in the near future!

Rolled Hem Basics & How To

All about how to sew a beautiful rolled hem on your machine with this specialty foot. Using the special rolled hem foot takes care of everything in a single pass - quick, easy and oh-so pretty. A basic rolled hem is perfect for napkins. Also works great on things like a circle skirt where you need a really narrow hem. It's all covered in this tutorial and tips at The Sewing Loft. Read more here...