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How to hem a circle skirt

How to hem a circle skirt

The hem of a circle skirt is curved, which can make hemming it tricky. This rolled or folded hem is my favorite way to hem a circle skirt. It does...

How to Sew a French Seam

How to Sew a French Seam

Oh, French seam. My first true love. If you're looking for a neat, not-too-fussy way to seal off those raw edges, the French seam is for you! Fren...

A Brief History of Pinking

A Brief History of Pinking

Friends, while I was working on the pinking tutorial I miiiight have fallen down a pinking history rabbit hole. And then a seam finishing history ...

How to Pink a Seam

How to Pink a Seam

Pinking! If you're looking for an authentic midcentury finish for your seam allowances, pinking is the way to go. Pinking shears as we know them ...