Tips & Tricks
Adjusting length - Sidewinder pants
Click here to view our general tutorial on adjusting the length of a pattern. This tutorial is specific to the Sidewi...
Help with grading (adjusting the size)
So you're one size around the waist and another around the hips. Here's how to adjust the pattern to make it work.
How to make your own bias tape
Making your own bias tape is easy, cheap and makes your garment look professional. This quick tutorial will show you how.
How to sew a combined neck and arm facing
Achieve a professional looking neck and armhole facing every time with the Burrito Method.
Sewing with delicate fabrics
Sewing with silk and chiffons can present an extra challenge but is well worth the extra care. Discover tips & tricks to make it a bit easier.
How to understitch
Make your facings and in seam pockets lay flat with a crisp edge by understitching.
How to Sew Stretch Cuffs & Neckbands
Our 2 x 2 minute videos show you how to attach a stretch sleeve cuff and ensure an even tension using either an overlocker (serger) or stretch stitch on your sewing machine.