Perhaps you have a pair of jeans that fit perfectly, but are getting worn out between the legs? Why don’t you fix them and enjoy them longer? Or you want to try clothing alterations, but feel unconfident in your skills. Mending a pair of jeans is a beginner friendly alteration. […]

How to fix a hole in jeans

Easy Girls Halloween Costume 2
Halloween is coming and you still don’t have an idea for a girls costume? You want to make something yourself. But, you don’t have much time. The Princess Pumpkin Costume is an easy project that can be done in less than an hour start to finish. And guess what? It […]

Girls Pumpkin Halloween Costume – Free Sewing Tutorial

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Are you looking for the perfect circle skirt pattern? Why don’t you draft it yourself? It is easy and doesn’t take a lot of time.  You can use the skirt sloper drafting technique to make any of these skirts – a full circle skirt,  a half circle skirt, ¾ circle […]

How to draft and make a circle skirt pattern

Girls Summer Dress Pattern 4
With mommy and granny beeing seamstresses, this girl gets a new dress for any occasion. It makes her happy and us – extremely satisfied. Sewing is so rewarding, especially when you do it for the ones you love. This is a downloadable PDF sewing pattern to make for a girl […]

Girls Summer Dress Digital PDF Sewing Pattern

How to use a coverstitch machine
A coverstitch is a sewing machine that usually has one, two, or three needles and a looper underneath. The needles and the looper threads create a chain. The seam that is made tolerates stretching very well. Therefore, it is mostly used with knitted and stretching fabrics. In my opinion, it […]

What is a coverstitch machine?

How toalter neckline opening
There are several ways to reduce a wide neckline. They can fall into two main categories: 1. If you are working on a pattern. Applying changes directly on the bodice pattern is perhaps the easiest way to manipulate the neckline. And usually, the one that gives the best results. Lift […]

How to make a neckline smaller or bigger

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The Girls pleated dress was created on a request. My daughter was invited to a birthday party at the kinder garden and we had to come up  with something that is comfortable and beautiful at the same time. She loved it and all the girls there loved it too! She […]

Girls Pleated Dress with a Free PDF Pattern

Free sewing pattern and a video tutorial for a girl's ladybug costume 2
Somewhere around Christmas, we were invited to an event with costumes required. We had some alternatives, but finally, we chose the ladybug costume. I had some leftovers of foam rubber and some red knitted fabric. I love making costumes from foam rubber because it gives them that 3D effect. The foam […]

DIY How to make a Ladybug costume for Halloween with ...

how to sew an elastic waistline 2
In this tutorial, I’m going to show you how I replace the elastic band on the waistline that is too loose. I’ve created a video tutorial that you can watch here. Subscribe to the YouTube channel for more video tutorials. Or, if you prefer, there are reading instructions, too. There […]

How to sew an elastic waistband