how to make a car seat cover
With two girls in a roll, I thought I would be able to reuse most of the baby and toddler stuff and I was. I had to buy only a few things for the little one and this saved me tons of time and money.But when I pulled out the […]

How to make a car seat cover for a baby/toddler


How to fix a torn belt loop
Sewing a torn belt loop on jeans is another very common repairment that we make, so I thought  you might like to now how to do it.In this post I am going to show you how to fix a ripped belt loop on jeans.When a belt loop gets torn, it […]

How to fix a torn belt loop on jeans


keep the original hem on jeans
1. What does keeping the original hem mean?Keeping the original hem on jeans means to preserve any wear or distress that was done to the jean in the hem area. This makes the alteration less visible and that‘s the reason 95% of our clients prefer that we keep the original hem […]

How to keep the original hem on jeans (2 options)



How to make a skirt 2
If you want to know how to make a skirt pattern that fits your measurements, here is a post that might help. There are a lot of types of skirts that you can make. But the basic one is the straight skirt.Once you’ve made your custom pattern that fits, you […]

How to make a skirt pattern like an expert


clothing alterations - sleeve and collar
Do you have some clothes in your wardrobe that stay there for years? You just don’t wear them because of a little detail you don’t like or some fit issues. But the fabric is too pretty so you just can’t let it go. Why don’t you alter it to your […]

Clothing alterations – sleeves and collar


new sewing pattern for girls
Description and features This girls sewing pattern is a bundle of two tunics and a pair of leggings. I’ve made countless variations of those “tunic and leggings” sets over the years and I believe this pattern can be of good use to any mom of girls. They are perfect for a […]

Girls sewing pattern – 2 versions tunic and leggings set



pattern testing girls sewing 2
This Pattern testing call has ended! I am so excited to announce this pattern testing call as it is our first one! Although all our patterns get tested carefully regarding fitting and sizing, I would love your feedback on sewing instructions, pattern descriptions and other features of the actual pattern. […]

Pattern testing call – Girls Tunic and Leggings Set


Change turtleneck into a crew neck 2
Changing the neckline shape is a very common clothing alteration. We get to make it every now and then. In a previous post, I’ve shown how to do it with the use of a binding tape. What way you are going to chose to alter the neck, depends largely on the […]

Change a turtleneck into a crew neck – another way


 You already know how to draft the basic pants pattern, or you might’ve bought one that fits great. But you want to add some variations in the design.  Who wants to make the impression that they wear the same pair of pants all the time?   So,   you ask […]

Clothing Design – How to Design Pants