Sometimes, I will see a pattern and fall madly in love with it only to realize it would be WAY better with sleeves- has this ever happened to you, too?
Honestly, the first time I realized wanting sleeves on a garment that didn't come with sleeves was my very own Matilda Dress pattern. It wasn't until I added sleeves- like real sleeves with a cap and everything- that I realized sleeves were what the pattern was missing.
So today, I wanted to share how you can get that perfect sleeve fit using your favorite TNT (tried...
Understitching has forever seemed to be one of those elusive, tricky, hard to explain sewing terms. Whenever I am teaching a class and attempt to show how to understitch a garment, my words always seem to fall short.
It's never the student's fault, I just can't seem to show what it is that I mean when I say "This is how you understitch and why.."
So, I figured it was time for a photographed tutorial, because a picture is so much better than words sometimes!
Let's first define understitching. Understitching is stitching done on...