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…

Super Quick Soft Rolls

Hello Everyone! Nothing beats the aroma of freshly baked bread or rolls. This is one of my favorite recipes for super soft and light rolls, that is perfect with any meal. Ingredients: 3 TBS butter, margarine or oil 3 TBS…

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…

Sewing Corded Seams

Hello Everyone!!! A corded seam can be used in both dressmaking and home decorating. You can buy, or make your own covered cording. How to apply cording to a seam: Pin or tack cording to the right side of one…