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How to Sew With Chiffon

How to Use an Overlocker Machine: Serger Differential Guide

There’s nothing like knowledge to defeat fear and I know for sure that many sewers are actually scared by learning how to use a serger.<p>Let’s explore …

How to Sew a Clean-Finished Shirt Yoke

Ever wondered how to get the enclosed back yoke on a shirt? Well, here are steps you need in order to achieving a garment that looks as good on the …

A Simple Hack for Perfectly Matching Dart Legs

Are you tired of trying to match dart legs, thinking there must be a simpler way? Most patterns will tell you to match them by “folding in half,” but …

Sewing a Cowl: A Simple Step-by-Step Tutorial

Do you have a lovely silk fabric in your stash that you would like to turn into an elegant blouse? You might have adapted a top pattern to create a …

zippered pouch sewing video tutorial by pattydoo

Pillow Talk: How to Sew a Pillowcase

Covering pillows is essential -- the oils from your hair and face collect on the pillow, which means the pillow needs regular cleaning. Easiest way to do that? Use a pillowcase.<p>You can add a personal touch to your pillowcase by sewing your own. Use any textile you like in any print.<p>Materials<p>Basic …

Infinity Scarf: A Simple Sewing Project for Beginners

The hidden seams make this stylish wardrobe staple look professionally made, but really it’s as simple as a few straight stitches and a little hand sewing!<p>When I first began sewing a few years ago, one of my very first projects was the infinity scarf. This was partly because I knew I wouldn’t have …

Sewing Tips: Flat Bias Neckline

Flat necklines can add a beautifully professional finish to hand-sewn garments, especially when you’re sewing with delicate fabrics. Learn how to stitch your own flat bias neckline with this easy-to-follow tutorial!<p>Ready to give your sewing a more high-end look? You’ll definitely want to add this …

How-To: Crocheted Washer Sewing Pattern Weights

Crafting is tricky business, sometimes you have to craft something for the specific purpose of crafting something else, just like our own Haley Pierson-Cox has done with these adorably crocheted washers to be used as sewing pattern weights. Take a look at the video below to see how to whip up some …

A Master Tailor Demonstrates the Proper Technique for Sewing With a Needle and Thimble

Master tailor Rory Duffy demonstrates the proper technique for sewing with a needle and thimble. His channel features a number of instructional …

Exclusive: Fiddler’s Adam Kantor and Alexandra Silber Perform Cut Song “Dear Sweet Sewing Machine” in New Music Video | Playbill

“Dear Sweet Sewing Machine” was cut from the original Broadway production of <i>Fiddler on the Roof</i> before it opened in 1964 and did not appear in …

How to Sew Like a Mathematician

It all started with scratchy bias tape. Bias tape is made from strips of fabric cut along the diagonal of fabric (“on the bias”), making it …

Sewing

A Neuroscientist on the Calming Powers of the To-Do List

There are two kinds of people in the world:<p>1. Those who make lists.<br>2. Those who don’t.<p>And, as one scientist recently argued, those who fall into the …

2015 Gates Annual Letter

We see an opportunity and we want to make the most of it.<p>We're putting our credibility, time, and money behind this bet — and asking others to join …

Financial Services

Hermès Spring 2015 RTW - Runway

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8 Reasons A Trip To The Philippines Should Be In Your Future

There's an incredible chain of tropical islands in the Pacific that is sprinkled with pink, white and black sand beaches, ultra-relaxing luxury resorts, charming countrysides and villages, exotic foods and an enticing nightlife. You know it exists, but you've probably never thought of planning a …

America's Best New Restaurants 2014: The 50 Nominees Are Here!

Bon Appétit magazine's 50 nominees for America's best new restaurants 2014, selected by Andrew Knowlton.<p><b>In the past year, thousands of restaurants opened</b> in America—and after just as many air miles, <i>BA</i>'s <b>Andrew Knowlton</b> chose 50 as his favorites. (See the 2016 list here.) They range from oyster bars …

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Audacious Lipstick - NARS

<b>What it is:</b><br>A modern lipstick that dresses up lips with bold coverage, long-lasting wear, and a luxurious texture that smooths and nourishes.<p><b>What it</b> …

The Fall Hit List: 12 Beauty Breakthroughs You Need This Season

Anticipation always hangs in the air with the arrival of autumn: There’s a certain eagerness to invest in the season’s best pieces that will carry you through the months ahead (think Gucci leopard-print calf-hair loafers, Chloé alpaca blanket capes) and redefine your look. That same …

Versace Spring 2015 RTW - Runway

Milan Fashion Week Trend Alert: Lululemon Meets Loro Piana!

Callens, a collection of luxe technical separates for the gym-bound, debuted this morning at the brand's new Via Sant'Andrea showroom. The woman behind the brand is <b>Claire-Anne Stroll,</b> the beautiful and superathletic wife of fashion magnate <b>Lawrence Stroll</b> (no, he is not involved; this is solely her …

The Teacher's Guides To Technology And Learning

Welcome to the official guide to technology and learning by Edudemic! This part of Edudemic is meant to offer you, the teacher, some of the best and …

Education Technology

Getting to grips with social media

Social media is a marketing revolution, enabling new ways to engage with customers and potential customers, and empowering customers to interact with vendors and influence brand sentiment in new ways.<p>The possibilities feel quite overwhelming for brands trying to work out where to start with a …

A New Fantastic Bloom's Taxonomy Wheel for iPad Apps

March 21, 2014<br>Today while I was browsing through my Twitter feeds I came across this fabulous Bloom's Taxonomy wheel of apps shared by Anthony. If …

Have you ever seen a man eat his own head?

TITLES. Titles. titles.<p>Titles associated with online content generally fall into 1 of 3 camps: enticing, search aligned, and space-fillers. Be clear …