Two Exposed Zipper Tutorials

Hello Everyone! Exposed zippers have become very popular over the past few years. They are widely used as decorative embellishments and is often used in the front or back of garments, as well as on pockets. Below are two tutorials…

Shirt Sleeve Placket Tutorial

Hello Everyone! There are a few ways of sewing a shirt sleeve placket, but I prefer to use this method. Working with two separate pieces, called the underlap and overlap, is much easier then working with a one-piece placket. It…

Pressing Equipment

In order to press garments successfully, you need these basic items: A steam iron of high quality. Pressing cloths, like a piece of calico, which holds moisture and is best for pressing medium to heavyweight fabrics. Muslin is semi-transparent and…