How to: Add an Inverted Pleat

How to: Achieve a Neat Waistband

So you’ve mastered a basic pattern to make a tank top or a basic dress for a little girl, why not add this simple variation to make it a little more stylish.


These simple, easy to follow steps will show you how to use your existing pattern to create an inverted pleat.


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By the time we get to the waistband on a project we just want it finished and often rush this last part.


But making sure your waistband is sewn neatly will give your project a professional look.


This tutorial uses the same simple principles as adding bias binding to achieve a neat finish.


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How to: Upcycle a Vintage Pillowcase to a skirt

This skirt has been upcycled from a Vintage Pillowcase I picked up from the op shop for under $1.  


These instructions show you how.


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While we seem to go into panic mode when our sewing machine starts to skip stitches, it’s generally one of the easiest problems to fix.

This downloadable pdf will give you some tips for fixing this problem.