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Written by Lisha Vidler
Completing our series on the world of fabric manipulation, Lisha walks us through techniques of shirring and puffing for a fabulous result.
Techniques for Victorian and Georgian clothing. This week, several types of box pleats, and then we'll step it up to discover ruching.
Continue to refresh and strengthen your core fabric manipulation skills with gathered ruffles and pleating techniques.
Our ancestors did not hold back with embellishment! Let's strengthen our own core fabric manipulation skills to match theirs.
Written by Polly Aron
These textural effects have been used for centuries, from farmer's workwear to Liberty silks. Polly investigates and has a go.
Written by Caroline La Porta
Cartridge pleating is one of the best ways to fit a ton of fabric into a small space. Here's two tried and tested methods to accomplish it.
It's always worth revisiting the basic techniques that we give little thought to, just to check there's nothing we've missed...
Written by The Members
Sewing with a child around can be frustrating for the adult and dangerous for the child. Here are some tips.
Written by Cathy Hay
Three quick head-start techniques to help beginners attract maximum compliments with minimum blood, sweat and tears.
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