Edge Finishing – HOW TO

Edge Finishing – HOW TO

Finishing the edges of unlined doll garments can be challenging because of their small size and small seam allowances.  Today I’m going to share with you a technique I’ve learned to make finishing edges a breeze!  This method results in a nice clean edge that won’t...
Working with Knits – TIPS & TRICKS!

Working with Knits – TIPS & TRICKS!

Do you avoid sewing with knits because it seems too hard or intimidating?  You’re not alone!  When I first started sewing, I avoided sewing with knits because I had heard that they were very hard to work with.  But it turns out that you just need to know a few...
Eliminate Shoulder Bulk – How To!

Eliminate Shoulder Bulk – How To!

Would you like to learn an easy little trick to eliminate shoulder bulk?  This works particularly well for: Lined, sleeveless bodices and shirts; Shirts and bodices for smaller dolls; Shirts and bodices made out of sheer fabric; When you’re using fabric with a...
DIY Make Patterns with Duct Tape!

DIY Make Patterns with Duct Tape!

I’d like to show you a method I use to make slopers (basic pattern) for dolls that I don’t already have one for or to alter existing patterns to fit other dolls.  The sample I make in the video is for a sleeveless shirt, but you can use this method to make other...
DIY STEAMPUNK WINGS PART 3 – FREE PATTERN

DIY STEAMPUNK WINGS PART 3 – FREE PATTERN

It’s time to put our wings together!  Welcome to Part 3 of the Steampunk Wing series.  In this video, we will be assembling all the pieces we prepared in the first two videos.  You will notice that this video has a somewhat quicker pace than my previous videos.  I...