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Yong’s Alterations Will Mend Your Winter Coats and Jackets!

It’s that time of year again, when the snow starts to fall and seems to out-stay its welcome. But fortunately, your family has their cozy winter coats and jackets to rely on! Or do they? Affordable Winter Coat Alterations If … Continue reading

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How to Choose the Right Hand Sewing Needles

Sewing by hand is a handy skill to have. But in order to perfect your hand-sewing skills, you must dedicate yourself to years of trial and error. If you are just starting out, one of the first steps is choosing … Continue reading

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General Skill Levels for Men’s Clothing Alterations

When it comes to men’s clothing alterations and tailoring, there are infinite possibilities for design, customization, repair, and improvement! All alteration projects retain several different degrees of complexity that all require a certain skill level. Knowing what type of alteration … Continue reading

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How to Label a Sewing Machine for Beginners

The most intimidating part about being a beginner seamstress is understanding the sewing machine. There are several different styles and brands of sewing machines, but no matter which one you decide to buy, as a beginner, it is imperative to … Continue reading

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How to Create a Sewing Kit

Here’s your beginner’s guide to creating your very own sewing kit! Everything you will need can be found either around your house, or at any local store with a sewing isle or department. These items are generally inexpensive, so your … Continue reading

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Tips for Balancing Tensions on Sewing Machines

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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How to Choose the Right Pant Fit for Men

Men come in all different statures, dimensions, sizes, shapes, and more. All men’s bodies are different, so it takes some knowledge and a little experience to know how to dress yourself in a way that flatters your unique build the … Continue reading

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What is an Alterations Tailor?

An alterations tailor is a professional seamstress that customizes or alters clothing, apparel, and other existing fabrics or garments. They are different from standard tailors because they do not typically create and fabricate clothing or apparel; instead, they alter or … Continue reading

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Important Tips for Wedding Dress Alterations

Every wedding calls for alterations at some point in the planning process. 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 … Continue reading

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