TipStitched Tips: How I Store My Printed Patterns

These drawers keep me organized!

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Frougie Tip Friday – Fabric Mart Julie’s Pick

So it’s been a while since I’ve shared a Frougie Tip with you, but today I have a good one. If you follow me on Periscope I mentioned Fabric Mart’s Julie’s Picks Swatch Club quite a while back but I’m finally giving you a review as promised. Fabric Mart is one of my favorite online fabric…

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How to Hem Pants: A Sewing Tutorial

Hemming is honestly one of my least favorite sewing steps, but it is an important one. A sure giveaway of poorly homemade pants is a crooked, sloppy or uneven hem. A well-made handcrafted garment should have a crisp, even hem that hits at just the right length. In this post I will show you my 6 steps to hemming pants. I will…

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TipStitched Tips – Grading Between Pattern Sizes

Last week’s tip addressed selection the correct commercial pattern size. If you missed it check it out here. If you’ve already read it you may have found that your body is more than one size (according to pattern makers). I myself am usually a size (or two!) smaller in my bust than my hips. Actually my…

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TipStitched Tips – Selecting the Right Pattern Size

Hello my name is Tip and I’m obsessed with sewing. That’s why I started this blog, why I follow other sewing bloggers, why I started an online handcrafted clothing store, why I am on the mailing list of at least four fabric stores and why I belong to five or more Facebook sewing groups. In…

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