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Cotton: Narrow Machine Hem

It's the last week full week in April, which makes this my last post on Cotton.  For now. There's so much to learn about this versatile fabric that it's hard to imagine ever truly having a last post about it. This week I wanted to focus on one of the final steps in the making… Continue reading Cotton: Narrow Machine Hem

Community · Sewing

Cotton: Patch Pockets

Last week I briefly mentioned interfacing my Archer Button Up Shirt, and the five pages on the subject I found in Susan Khalje's book Linen and Cotton.  Well, after interfacing the cuffs and collars and plackets and such, one of the next big things to do was add the patch pockets.  Susan's book has quite a… Continue reading Cotton: Patch Pockets