Taking accurate measurement of yourself is a crucial step when making your own garments. With our simple tips and tricks, you’ll get a set of personal measurements in no time and choosing a pattern size will no longer be problematic.
One final and crucial step before wearing your creation: hemming.
While it can seem like a last bothersome step, you don't want to rush it as the result can really make a difference in the final look of the garment.
So, today we'll talk about how you can easily hem stretch fabric garments and get perfect results every time!
When you only have a short amount of time to spare, complicated techniques can take the fun out of garment making.
Finishing a neckline is usually one of these headache inducing tasks but with the clean finish binding method, no more frustration. Your necklines will be perfect every single time!
Sewing with stretch fabric can be intimidating, but it doesn't need to be. Once you understand how to handle and sew these fabrics, it makes for easy and fast garments with minimum fitting required.
Find out how to categorise these types of fabric by measuring the amount of stretch and how to choose the best option for your next project.