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Emily Polster

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Aug 01, 16

Would you like to make a simple pair of leggings? Or 6? Follow this tutorial to make these super simple leggings with only 2 pieces of fabric!

Aug 01, 16

There’s no need to spend money when you can fix something yourself. If you’ve popped a button on your shirt, worn down a hem on your pants, or busted a seam in your dress, these five hand sewing techniques can help you fix things in snap.

Aug 01, 16

Why use a machine for what your hands can do better? Making buttonholes the old-fashioned way lends a charming touch to your finished projects!

Aug 01, 16

Gathering is a basic sewing skill used in crafts, garments and home decor projects. Learn how to estimate gathering fabric for your next DIY project!

Aug 01, 16

Learn the 4 most common hand sewing stitches used in sewing clothes

Aug 01, 16

With these five key stages in making a dress from scratch, you'll be well on your way to sewing ready-to-wear looks.

Jul 25, 16

I’ve always always wanted one of these when I was little, and I was excited to find out that my boys were into the whole cowboy and indian thing! Giving me the perfect excuse to make a teepee…

Jul 25, 16

Another week and another project sewn challenge (vote if you want!)…this time…my favorite. Floral! Since I’ve been born, floral is my go to favorite pattern. When I stumbled acros…

Jul 25, 16

5 Mistakes people new to sewing make when cutting fabric and how to avoid them.

Jul 25, 16

Perfect Valentine’s day date dress! Not just the color but the fit! Very flattering and feminine. I made this before I was pregnant and decided to take out the top to make it fit my belly. Yo…

Jul 25, 16

An easy step-by-step sewing tutorial that show you how make this DIY tank top dress with in-seam pockets using a basic tank top.

Jul 22, 16

  Do you want to know what some of my favorite emails are to get?  The ones from some of you that tell me that you haven’t sewn since Home Ec in 7th grade but decided to start up again.  And that much to your surprise, you’re actually making things that are mostly turning out.  …

Jul 22, 16

Learn how easy it is to install a basic zipper with this sewing tip: Installing a Basic Zipper

Jul 22, 16

BIAS TAPE: what is it, how to make it, and why you NEED it! Plenty of detail and description....all about single fold and double fold Bias Tape.

Jul 22, 16

I know many of you are just learning to sew…..or maybe you have sewn for a while but aren’t as familiar with sewing terms.  I have been meaning to do this for a while — but I have finally put together a list of common sewing terms and techniques that you can read and review …

Jul 22, 16

I’ve always been in love with designing and making feminine skirts and dresses, I’m sure it is every girl’s dream to make wedding dresses for a living. I’m no exception to t…

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