Tag Archives #M7479



This fast and easy unlined coat with bias binding finishing doesn’t have a lining or shoulder pads. You can quickly make your own bias binding to finish the inside. Even with fast sewing we still want our garments to look structured and well made. Below are my favorite tips on where to use interfacing, and how to finish the inside with bias binding or with a serger using contrasting colored wooly nylon thread. I made my own bias binding—its so ...

The NO Fail Double Welt Pocket


I have a few nice blazers and jackets that have a double welt pocket on the inside left front of the jacket. I love this pocket detail for my valuables—when I go out without a purse, I don't need to use the side pockets. I've had too many things fall from side pockets after removing my coat and laying it over a chair! I was kicking myself that I didn't add this design feature to ...