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101 Accessories and Simple Sewing
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Gretchen Hirsch demonstrates how to make an updated skirt with a retro vibe.

Watch the video for this project online at: http://youtu.be/mJEUnQobbQ0

 
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Tricia Waddell creates a silk scarf with simple sewing

 
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Trish Preston has tips for making fashion forward purses and totes.

Watch the video for this project online at: http://youtu.be/olWZK0U6uv8

 
102 Apparel Details and Embellishments
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Londa Rohlfing has a tutorial on creating your own bias embellishments.

 
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Tricia Waddell and Katrina Loving demonstrate easy decorative embroidery details.

 
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Bobbi Bullard demonstrates perfect placement for machine embroidery designs.

 
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Angela Wolf teaches the easy way to topstitch.


Watch the video for this project online at: http://youtu.be/8ZSvzUKGfNY

 
103 Simple Sewing and Easy Tricks
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Shannon Dennis shows how to match thread, feet, and stitches for a great result.

Watch the video for this project online at: http://youtu.be/y4Dx_FPZmUY

 
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Angela Wolf shows how to hem jeans for a professional look.

 
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Janet Pray shows how to install zippers using a ready-to-wear method.

 
104 Make it Personal
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Tricia Waddell shows how to complete garments with a personalized sewing label.

 
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Stephanie Kimura uses the kimono shape as the basis of unique fashions.

 
105 Dress Up Ready Made Home Décor

Eileen Roche demonstrates easy techniques for monogramming napkins and towels.

 
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Tricia Waddell and Katrina Loving show how to use simple needle turn appliqué to embellish pillows and wall hangings.

 

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Pam Damour demonstrates 10 steps to a perfect pillow.

Watch the video for this project online at: http://youtu.be/ZroMCN5hVkE

 
106 Garment Construction Tips
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Angela Wolf shows techniques for sewing on knits.

 
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Tricia Waddell demonstrates the stay stitching and under stitching.

 
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Gina Moorhead uses ruching, exposed zippers, and patch pockets to update existing garments or change a pattern.

 
107 Patterns

Valerie Mayen brings style to new levels from her own pattern designs.

 

Tricia Waddell and Katrina Loving teach about the difference between good and bad darts.

 
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Peggy Sagers discusses why patterns are just the first step to a correct fit as she shows how to make perfect sleeves and armholes that fit.

 
108 Surface Embellishment
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Sheree Schattenmann demonstrates thread painting at a basic level.

 
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Tricia Waddell demonstrates the basics of bead embroidery.

 
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Pam Damour uses fabric scraps and unfinished projects to create one of a kind head boards.

 
109 T-shirt Surgery

Eileen Roche creates a fashion statement with an embroidered flower design.

 
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Tricia Waddell and Katrina Loving demonstrate reverse appliqué as an apparel detail.

 
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Linda Augsburg shows how to make over a favorite t-shirt into a bag, tote, or messenger.

Watch the video for this project online at: http://youtu.be/eOgjk7wKpVs

 
110 Texture
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Angela Wolf demonstrates easy ways to sew with silk.

 
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Tricia Waddell and Katrina Loving recut existing garments for a fresh new style.

Watch the video for this project online at: http://youtu.be/cdY3ETmbgGQ

 
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Sheree Schattenmann creates an easy apron using laminated cotton.

 
111 Shop in Your Closet – Restyling
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Bobbi Bullard gives a jean jacket a new look with fabric inserts.

 
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Cindy Losekamp shares ideas for updating garments. Instructions coming soon!

 
112 Gifts
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Colbey Decker show how to create a computer tablet cover.

Watch the video for this project online at: http://youtu.be/zetFmg9J0JI

 

Trish Preston demonstrates how to use bias tape for lanyard, purses, and flowers.

 
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Nancy Odom demonstrates a tote pattern that can be personalized for all ages.

 
113 Mom and Grandma are Busy – Kids and Baby
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Rebecca Cornell and Christy Howden show felting techniques for a fun toy.

 
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Tricia Waddell and Katrina Loving share a tip for reinforcing seams for heavy wear on stuffed animals and clothing.

 
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Sheree Schattenmann creates a simple duvet for a baby’s room.

 
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Angela Wolf shows how to distress jeans.

 

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