I am writing and photographing a tutorial, one per month, every day of 2018!
Please join me as we hone our tailoring skills.
PUFFED TAFFETA PATCH
add a bit of glam to your activewear!
DOUBLE WELT POCKET W/GROSGRAIN
a simple, fast, and gorgeous method – no measuring
PINTUCKS IN TISSUE KNIT
sheer fabrics are an opportunity for stunning detail
MORE ABOUT PLAIDS
designing your best shirt details
TIMMEL KNIT LESSONS
reposted with permission
MOCK SERGE STITCH
a feature on most home machines
A WEIGHTED BLANKET
for therapeutic or comfort use
SEWING WITH KNITS
creative appliqués & adornments
working with a Farbenmix design
PAINTING WITH STABILIZER
for exacting results
for the perfect pair of trousers
classic – & easier than you think!
STEAMED CROSSGRAIN WAISTBAND
my favorite method to finish trousers
T-SHIRT UPCYCLE UPGRAYEDD
up your game, t-shirt surgery
considerations when designing a plaid shirt
BOOTSTRAP DRESS FORM
make a perfect custom analogue for your studio!
I am a tailor, writer, mother, partner, Buddhist, vegan, and unschooling parent. Our current household consists of my spouse Ralph, our two children Phoenix (15) and Nels (13), one pointer-mix dog, and four kitties. You can connect with me through my blog, on Facebook, through Instagram, through my Flickrstream, or via email.