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Buttonhole Tutorial

Since I have to make a buttonhole, I might as well just give you a little tutorial.  I’ve been using this method for a long time, don’t remember where I got it or who taught me, but it makes for a neat buttonhole.   188 more words


Blog - Mathieson & Brooke Tailors Ltd 29th April 2015 - Samuel L Jackson Suit

I caught up with David on the school run and he said he had something exciting happening with his tailored suits. he needed two suits photographing so we arranged for a time for me to come around. 243 more words

Richard Washbrooke Photography

New dress in 12 hours. Yes! really!

Last week, the four year old chose some fabric so that I could make her this pattern:

It was one that I got free in a magazine (reviewed  529 more words

Sewing Projects


I have been slow to learn everything about my sewing machine that my husband bought me almost a year ago. I have figured out the embroidery feature, which I just love and adore. 386 more words

Jennifer Elliott

finishing Holle Cardigan, my sturdy eyelet button hole and updates on previous tops.

I spend some time carefully finishing Holle Cardi. It needed a good button hole to go with 1×1 ribbing. (*Ktbl, p* ribbing at that); an icord all around and blocking (after I pluck away all the cat hair it has attracted). 1,272 more words


Creating hole in the round: Tutorial

This is an up-close look at how I make the hole for the thumb in my original pattern for fingerless hand warmers.

First, begin binding off where you want the hole by knitting two, then slipping the right stitch over the left one: … 123 more words