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Welcome to the growing list of helpful things, all in one place!
A handy list of fabric names and explanations for when you come across an old term that you don't recognize!
A great lesson from a 1940s article Adventures in Sewing by Marian Corey.
If you want to know how to get a sharp point (as opposed to a softer, rounded look) on an inverted corner corner of a garment, here's a good technique to try from Mrs. Depew's old blog A Few Threads Loose.
Corded pintucks are a beautiful and subtle vintage detail that you can add to almost any lightweight garment using this great tutorial from Seamwork.
Everything you'll ever need to know about sewing a placket.
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