Browsing Tag: tailoring

finally-a-pair-of-trousers-that-fit
Sewing, Tailoring

Finally a pair of trousers that fits!

This black pair is the first actual pair of trousers that I am happy with. I started from an old pair of wide linen trousers that fitted me quite well and I traced the pattern from them. I made a toile and after some small adjustments I got a good…

padding-a-dress-form
Sewing, Suomeksi, Tailoring, Tutorials

Padding and updating a dress form

Tiivistelmä suomeksi lopussa…Dress form is a fundamental tool for a dressmaker. Before I got my dress form about five years ago, I ruined numerous sewing project while trying to get them to fit me. I can honestly say that buying a dress form has saved me a lot of…

trench-coat-project-part-5
Sewing, Tailoring, Tutorials

Trench coat project part 5

The previous parts in my trench coat series can be found:Part 1Part 2Part 3Part 4And… I know I promised to show the coat the next time I posted. However, this post became too long and I split it in two parts. No worries, though, I…

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