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Basic Satin Bridesmaid Dress Hem Tutorial

November 19, 2012 in Tips & Tricks

 This hem is so simple! These guidelines are intended for a floor length satin gown that needs a little hemming. You will need a Baby Lock Serger (or you can overcast with your Baby Lock Sewing Machine). The picture below is the underside of a manufactured rolled hem of a bridesmaid dress. The hem is one circle (there are no ...

by KellyC

Final Project

December 7, 2009 in General

For my final project this semester I am making a knock off dress. I am using a suede cheetah print fabric and I made my own patterns for this project. It is lined in a pink satin. The really awesome thing about sewing with suede is that you don't have to finish the seams. I just used pinking shears to give ...

by Kendra

Fabric Name Game

May 11, 2009 in General

When you create something how do you choose a name? Do you name it after yourself, you location, your materials, your inspiration? Do you ever think, "How did they pick that name"? Some fabrics are named for the cities they were created in. For example, Cashmere comes from Kashmir, a region in India. This region is home to the goats where ...
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