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What You Need to Know About Wedding Dress Alterations

Every wedding calls for some type of alteration. Whether it’s the bridal gowns, reception hall curtains, or the matrimonial dress itself, wedding alterations are more common than cake! Alterations for weddings and ceremonial gowns are one of the most important … Continue reading

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Helpful Advice for Sewing With Synthetic Leather

Synthetic leather, or pleather, is a broadly useful material that is well-suited for several types of clothing garments. From gloves and boots, to jackets, pants, skirts, purses, and more, synthetic leather is a staple in any sewing hobbyist’s supply, as … Continue reading

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How to Knit a Rug With Your Fingers

There’s a fun, new trend growing in the craft world known as “finger knit rug” making. That’s right; you can knit a yarn-based round rug using nothing but some chunky yarn, a hula hoop, and your trusty digits! Not only … Continue reading

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Yong’s Alterations Offers Specialty Tailoring for All Your Spring Dresses

It’s almost time to get your pastel dresses, skirts, and capris out for the season, because spring is just about here! Your lovely A-lined clothing looks its best when it fits you just right, so be sure to get a … Continue reading

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Top 3 Tips for Making Your Own Wedding Dress

As spring approaches this year, so does the ever-anticipated and exciting wedding season. And one of your duties as a bride is to choose a gown (or two) for the ceremony. But keep in mind, not all brides choose to … Continue reading

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How to Shrink Fabric

It is a common fear that one day you might open up your dryer to pull out your most cherished sweater, only to reveal a frock 4 sizes too small. Shrinking your best clothes is not something you ever set … Continue reading

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Common Household Items That Make Excellent Stich Markers

Most experienced knitters likely have a few stick markers in their kit, but stitch markers are a gizmo that seems to go missing all the time. For this reason, it is cost-effective to learn how to create a make-shift stick … Continue reading

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What to Put in a Crochet Kit Travel Bag

Crocheting is a fun and creative hobby that both adults and children can learn and enjoy. The best part about crocheting, besides the endless limits of your creativity, is that you can bring your projects anywhere you go! Whether you’re … Continue reading

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How to Make Your Jeans More Comfortable Around the Waist

Now that the holidays are over, it is common to find yourself feeling a little less comfortable in your most comfortable pair of jeans. And since it is not likely an option for you to don elastic stretch pants all … Continue reading

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Sewing Machine Tension Balancing Tips for Beginners

Whether you are just starting out, or you are an accomplished sewer, learning to control and balance tensions on a sewing machine is an integral part of the skill. Proper tension balancing delivers a perfect stitch, as well as, the … Continue reading

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