Tulle Ruffle Hem

Tulle Ruffle Hem

Tulle ruffle adds a nice touch to any girly dress and here’s how I made the ruffles for my niece’s Jubilee Birthday Girl Dress. The pattern should have a skirt lining which is cut slightly shorter than the fashion fabric. Step 1 – Measure the skirt lining’s hem circumference. Step 2 – Decide the height … Continue reading

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Hairline Hem

Hairline hem is best used for finishing sheer or lightweight fabric. It’s also a good method to finish hem when there’s not much hem allowance left. The process takes patience but the result is worth the time spent. My equipment includes: – 1/4″ quilting straight stitch foot – Single hole needle plate (This gives much … Continue reading

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So Floaty Red Gown

I was looking for a sleek and contemporary look in red for my wedding reception so Vogue 1030 seems perfect. I’ve never sew sheer fabric before so it was a quite a challenge for me. Finding the right fabric wasn’t easy because the pattern asks for 60″ wide silk chiffon. After hours and hours of … Continue reading