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…

Velvet Dress

Hello Everyone!!! I made this dress for a graduation dinner party, from a pattern I use quite often when I am pressed for time. I just added sleeves and a different neckline. Velvet tend to add quite a few centimeters,…

Mesh Top With Sewing Tips

Hello Everyone!!! Sewing with mesh and other sheer fabrics can be a nightmare, but easy if you follow the techniques at the bottom of the page. I made this top for easy wear, taking me from day to night. 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…