Button-down shirt

Complete each block before proceeding to the next step. Step 1 Cut all pieces.Front x2, back yoke x2, back x1, sleeves x2, under collar x3, collar x2, cuffs x6, sleeve plackets x2 Step 2 Prepare collar and undercollar.Stitch collar pieces…

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Slouch clutch

Construction Cut all pieces. Construct outer body pieces, if necessary. Attach facings to lining pieces, and topstitch towards lining. Trim excess seam allowance.Attach tag to inner piece lining, just below stitching line. Attach zipper and lining pocket to inner body…

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How To Sew A Single Welt Pocket

1. Place right sides together and stitch around rectangle. Line up the markings on the front of the garment and pocket piece. Stitch around the outside of the opening rectangle, paying careful at the corners so they are crisp and…

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Constructing Shoulder pads

I was initially curious about the construction of shoulder pads when I set out to make my first blazer. Even though I have since decided the shoulder pad look isn’t really my aesthetic, I’m still glad I gained the skill.…

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