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Tutorial: Blanket stitch

This shows how to finish an edge of a non-fraying fabric with a lining of fraying fabric, in this case wool fabric and cotton lining, with a blanket stitch. The same method can be used if there is only a non-fraying fabric, but then it is not necessary to fold the edge. It can also… Continue reading Tutorial: Blanket stitch

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Tutorial: How to sew a gore into a cut opening

This is the technique I've used to sew a triangular gore into a cut opening in the fabric. The fabric with the cut opening is shown in grey, and the gore fabric in red. ┬áHere is the fabric with the cut opening. First you need to cut of the top of the triangular gore. The… Continue reading Tutorial: How to sew a gore into a cut opening