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Tutorial: How to Draft and Attach a Full Facing on a Woven Tank

Wow, thanks for all the love on my woven tank comparison!  Apparently I need to do that more often:) But as promised in that post, here is the tutorial on how I draft a full facing to replace the bias finishes on woven tank patterns like the Gemma, Willow and Sorbetto, and also the steps for… Read More Tutorial: How to Draft and Attach a Full Facing on a Woven Tank

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DIY Survivor Buff

I’m popping in today with a quick tutorial for my favorite summer or just really-need-a-shower hair accessory and the fastest sewing project you will ever undertake.  Introducing, the DIY Survivor Buff: Yeah, I didn’t know they were called Survivor Buffs either until someone mentioned it on Facebook one time.  I just knew that my friend… Read More DIY Survivor Buff

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Tutorial: How to do forward sloping shoulder adjustment

Part 2 of my Archer fitting series focused on the sloping shoulder adjustment — very common one! ********************************** Let’s review where we are, shall we? I cut and muslined the size 4, which confirmed my suspicion that I needed an FBA.  I successfully did an FBA, which added 1″ of width to the bust of… Read More Tutorial: How to do forward sloping shoulder adjustment

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Tutorial: How to do a full bust adjustment (FBA) on a dartless pattern

I’m going to be “bringing home” a few of the tutorials that I did over on the Sew the Show blog.  Becca and I have discussed a lot and decided to shut down the STS blog in the near future.  Don’t worry, Sew the Show will still be around, just in the Facebook group, and… Read More Tutorial: How to do a full bust adjustment (FBA) on a dartless pattern