Sleeve slit

Sleeve with slit (and cuff) In this tutorial I explain how I make a slit in a sleeve. The cuff will be added to another page. For me this is an easy method which always gives good results. What do you need? The sleeves, without the seams sewn. Working flat is the...

Using Burda tracing sheets (2)

Using Burda magazine tracing sheet (2) A second tutorial about tracing Burda magazine patterns. In the video I show what information can be found in the small drawings that are in the instructions for the patterns and how they look on the pattern sheets. It’s...

Using Burda tracing sheet (1)

Finding the pattern pieces Burda pattern sheets can be a bit intimidating if you haven’t used them a lot. Did you know that the number on the edges of the pattern sheet already gives an indication of where to find the pattern on the sheet?   The patterns...

Invisible zipper

Sew an invisible zipper This is a simple technique for inserting an invisible zipper which has no little pucker at the end. I insert my zipper this way all the time. Though the trick is at the last step of inserting the zipper, I include all steps I do for inserting a...