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Do Not Make This Tiered Skirt

Do Not Make This Tiered Skirt

Folks, I finally finished making my first tiered skirt! It was a royal pain in the ass. I am never doing it again. The final product looks pretty ...

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 ...

Introducing the Sweetheart Dress!

Introducing the Sweetheart Dress!

Ladies and gentlemen, the Sweetheart Dress is now live! To see the full tester photo gallery, click here. Want to go straight to the pattern? Clic...