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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Home Tailored Suit Part 7 – Waistcoat

Back to the 3-piece tailored suit make and time to make the waistcoat. If you have missed the previous instalments…

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The 20 min Pencil Skirt

So yesterday my wife Lu mentioned she would like a new skirt for work. She promptly showed me one she…

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Complete step-by-step Neapolitan Jacket sewing tutorial

After the huge success of my tailored shirt step-by-step tutorial, here as promised, is my Neapolitan Jacket tutorial. This post…

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So much happening….great times ahead I feel.

It feels like an absolute age since I last posted but I can assure you it is not from my…

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Italy is coming to Devon! (Well a little bit of it!)

In my last post I mentioned I might make another jacket. “Oh no, not another Jacket” I hear you cry!…

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Half way through 2015…MDS Happy HalfaYearsary!

So we are over half way in 2015 and back at the start of the year I decided it was…

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