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Understitch
Understitch: This technique is used to make a clean, crisp fold at a neckline or edge. To understitch, there must be a lining or facing piece. After seams are pressed open and clipped and/or notched, the seam allowances are pressed toward the lining or faci...
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Armscye
Armscye: the curved part of a bodice at the armhole where the sleeve is attached.
Armscye: the curved part of a bodice at the armhole where the sleeve is attached.
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Brigham City Temple Coloring Page
My brother got married recently in the Brigham City Temple. We wanted to give the kids something to do, so I made a quick sketch of the Temple for the kids to color at the luncheon. We didn't get time to print it off (busy morning :)) but it worked out. We ...
My brother got married recently in the Brigham City Temple. We wanted to give the kids something to do, so I made a quick sketch of the Temple for the kids to color at the luncheon. We didn't get time to print it off (busy morning :)) but it worked out. We rolled out a bunch of Kraft paper and ...
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Art Class ages 3-6
I recently had the opportunity to teach an art class to kids ages 3-5 and it was so fun! I found a really awesome book and used it as the theme for the class called "Perfect Square" by Michael Hall. I loved this book because it encompassed the whole idea of...
I recently had the opportunity to teach an art class to kids ages 3-5 and it was so fun! I found a really awesome book and used it as the theme for the class called "Perfect Square" by Michael Hall. I loved this book because it encompassed the whole idea of art--starting with something ordinary, ...
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Your trip to the fabric store
Have a project in mind? Let's go shopping! First thing you need- a pattern The pattern will tell you everything else you need! Notions Favorite places to buy patterns and fabric/notions
Have a project in mind? Let's go shopping! First thing you need- a pattern The pattern will tell you everything else you need! Notions Favorite places to buy patterns and fabric/notions
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Buttonhole
Button hole: a bound slit in a flap used to push a button through to close the flap. Buttonholes can be bound with fabric, but are most often bound with thread. Buttonholes can be parallel (vertical) or perpendicular (horizontal) to the direction of the fla...
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Tack
Tack(ing): This technique is used to hold something in place. It can be done by hand or machine. Stitch together by making several stitches in the same place and secure with a knot.
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Appliqué
Appliqué: A sewing technique used to attach a shape to a base fabric.
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Little Red Riding Hood Cape Pattern
Another pattern has been added to my Etsy shop ! Little Red Riding Hood's cape! Every girls loves a good cape, right? Be it for winter or pretending, this is an easy pattern that will prove durable enough for any child's play! It is completely lined with no...
Little Red Riding Hood's cape! Every girls loves a good cape, right? Be it for winter or pretending, this is an easy pattern that will prove durable enough for any child's play! It is completely lined with no scratchy edges. This pattern comes in child sizes 3T-6X.
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Your trip to the fabric store
Have a project in mind? Let's go shopping! To go to the store well prepared, take measurements of who you are sewing for. Of course, you'll have something in mind that will give you direction at the store. When you get to the store, start by finding a patte...
Have a project in mind? Let's go shopping! To go to the store well prepared, take measurements of who you are sewing for. Of course, you'll have something in mind that will give you direction at the store. When you get to the...
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Rules of Thumb
Rules of Thumb 1. Press, press, press! Press your seams open as you go. This will help your garment look professional and not home-made. (Note: When quilting, don't press seams open. Press them to the side.) Press collars and hems well. You want a crisp fin...
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My Sewing Machine
  If you're looking to really invest in a sewing machine, the two best brands are Bernina and Pfaff. Other machines will do alright, but it's my opinion that buying a used Bernina or Pfaff machine is better than a new machine of another brand. Having used b...
  If you're looking to really invest in a sewing machine, the two best brands are Bernina and Pfaff. Other machines will do alright, but it's my opinion that buying a used Bernina or Pfaff machine is better than a new machine...
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