Spice it up with laces!!!

Experiment with textures, add some laces… brings a tinge of romance to our everyday style… I got this from Arab Street, comes in a pair… Just a few stitches of tacking to add a little spice to some past season’s outfit!

Wind the Bobbin

A bobbin is a small spool of thread that sits beneath the needle in a sewing machine. The needle thread and the bobbin thread lock together to create the sewing machine stitch. Bobbins must be wound correctly to keep the correct tension on the thread, which makes a smooth stitch. Most sewing machines come with…

Let’s get started & measure!

Taking measurements prior to dressmaking is an art since you need to combine patience, time and accuracy to get the job done. Before making any dress, we need to take measurements. We should include the necessary measurement tools in our dressmaking kit. The basic tool for measuring sizes is a tape measure. We can use…

Project Dressmaking 101

Have you ever come across a piece on the rack that’s just perfect for you yet it doesn’t fit you as nicely as you would like it to be? We are all unique in our body shape and size that is why some knowledge and skills in dressmaking go a long way in maintaining a…