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Sewing the Perfect Tshirt: A Janome Tutorial

Memorial Day means that school is nearing an end and summer is starting!  And summer means flip flops, shorts, and T-SHIRTS! Everyone has to have a few great t-shirts for warmer weather.  There are so many great tee sewing patterns out there, not just mine; find a pattern with a cut that you like. And […]

Take a peek inside an Eli Monster PDF sewing pattern!

There’s been discussion floating around the internet about quality PDF sewing patterns and what makes or breaks a good PDF sewing pattern.  I thought I’d let y’all take a peek at the inner workings of our patterns and see for yourselves what we put in to each of our designs.  This idea has been rolling around […]

Back To The Basics: Seams Part Two

We’re going to wrap up our basic seams talk with Pressing and Understitching today, two often overlooked details that can make a world of difference. Grading:  Grading your seam allowance is easy!  When you are working with thick fabrics or have more than 2 layers going on, the seam allowance can get bulky.  Let’s reduce […]