Sewing jeans

Jeans are my favourite thing to sew. They take ages but I get tremendous satisfaction from the slow process. I want them […]

Black Latch Magic

Black Latch Magic Heavy fabrics needing heavier threads? Topstitching? Sometimes a bit of a challenge? … Over the years that […]

Playing with stripes

  ‘Vertical stripes make you look taller and thinner.’ ‘Don’t wear horizontal stripes if you are curvy.’ ‘Cut along the straight grain.’ Heard this […]