Learn to Tailor with me – Part 8 – Balanced Darts and Welt Pocket

On to part 8 and some actual sewing! (Find the previous videos here: part 1, part 2, part 3, part 4, part 5, part 6…

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Learn to Tailor with me – Part 7 – Ironworking

On to part 7 and time to shape the cloth, commonly termed Ironworking. (Find the previous videos here: part 1, part…

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Learn to Tailor with me – Part 6 – Cutting the Cloth

Now for part 6 (following on from part 1, part 2, part 3, part 4 and part 5) of my free online tailoring…

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Handworked Milanese Buttonholes

So in my last post I introduced you to handworked buttonholes. I promised I would show you the Milanese version…

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Handworked Buttonhole Tutorial

The buttonhole: A simple, practical piece of thread engineering that stops our clothes from falling off (or bits of us…

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Basting – Not just for Turkeys!

I was chatting today in a Facebook sewing group and discussing hand sewing and this led me to talk about…

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