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Can Shapewear Be Altered?

Shapewear has become increasingly popular over the years. It is a terrific garment for any woman of any size. Unfortunately, shapewear is not cheap; so purchasing different types of shapewear can be quite the investment. Furthermore, women are always changing … Continue reading

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Sewing Advice for Knitted Fabrics

Knitted fabrics are terrific for cozy sweaters, scarves, hats, blankets, pillow covers, and much more. They are common choices for everyday household items as well, like table runners, placemats, oven mitts, curtains, and coasters. The applications for knit fabrics is … Continue reading

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Popular and Effective Fabric Protectants on the Market

There isn’t a big secret to prolonging the life of your clothing and fabric upholsteries. The trick is to couple an effective fabric protectant with proper cleaning and care; that’s it! All you need is the right knowledge and a … Continue reading

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What To Do With Leftover Sewing Patterns

If you have been crafting your own garments and apparels for a long time, you definitely have a large heap of leftover sewing patterns stashed somewhere. If they have been hidden away for more than a few months, it is … Continue reading

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The 7 Primary Pieces of a Wedding Dress

Before you and your bridal crew set a date to go wedding dress shopping, it is a huge help to learn the basic parts of a wedding dress to ensure you are fully-prepared to procure exactly what you want in … Continue reading

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3 Tips for Selecting the Right Shapewear

Shapewear has really changed the fashion industry, and has opened up so many new wardrobe doors for men and women alike. You can get a perfectly smooth look by simply wearing the right undergarment! The only problem with shapewear is … Continue reading

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The 3 Additional Cost Considerations for Wedding Dresses

Choosing the dress is challenging enough; right? While this is usually true, there is another challenge to consider, and that would be your budget. You see, many brides tend to set aside or save money for the dress of their … Continue reading

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FAQS About Sewing Machine Zipper Feet

If you are new to sewing, you need to know what a zipper foot is and what it does. After all, you need to understand all aspects of your sewing machine and needle in order to become a skilled seamstress. … Continue reading

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How to Fix Thread Snags

We’ve all been there; excited to wear your brand new, beautiful blouse or sweater, only to catch it on something sharp as soon as you walk out the door! Thread snags, although so small, are enormously frustrating to deal with. … Continue reading

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Important Reminders for Wedding Gown Alterations

Your wedding day will be one of the most memorable and revered days of your life, and quite possibly many others’ lives too. So it is no surprise that you have been working hard at planning every detail for the … Continue reading

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