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You CAN fix a broken zipper!! Just take the stopper and zipper off re-arrange the teeth, then put you zipper back on. Use a needle and thick thread to make a new stopper.

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You CAN fix a broken zipper!! Just take the stopper and zipper off re-arrange the teeth, then put you zipper back on. Use a needle and thick thread to make a new stopper.

Top 10 Sewing Basic Stitches

Top 10 Sewing Basic Stitches

Deciding what to measure is driven by the design. When faced with a poor fit, it’s good to think in terms of all these different measurements to find the variances and get into some specific problem-solving. (Maybe I'll need this some day...)

Taking body measurements - because i have so many friends that don't know the difference between a hip and a waist

Stylish things to know…

Taking body measurements - because i have so many friends that don't know the difference between a hip and a waist

Seven Days of Sorbetto pattern remixes - 7 cute tops all using the same free pattern!

15 Fabulous Tops to Sew -

Seven Days of Sorbetto pattern remixes - 7 cute tops all using the same free pattern!

Fashion Customized: How to make your own dress form. So excited!!! I can sew like a grandma so why not make my own stuff!

Fashion Customized: How to make your own dress form. So excited!!! I can sew like a grandma so why not make my own stuff!

One of the most helpful articles I have ever read on sewing woman's clothing.  Lots of practical advice for making clothes that will fit your figure.

One of the most helpful articles I have ever read on sewing woman's clothing. Lots of practical advice for making clothes that will fit your figure.

Its amazing that this isn't taught in schools and how few people know how to read a tape measure/ruler so here you go

Its amazing that this isn't taught in schools and how few people know how to read a tape measure/ruler so here you go

Mastering Zipper Techniques Class

Mastering Zipper Techniques Class

Many beginners in sewing often argue that they do not have any need for special sewing furniture. However, they soon realize the importance of having specialized furniture when they start sewing regularly. Specialized furniture not only makes sewing...

i don't think i'll ever make draping but just in case...guide to draping via burdastyle #sewing #tutorial

i don't think i'll ever make draping but just in case...guide to draping via burdastyle #sewing #tutorial

The easiest way to tailor a $5 thrifted skirt so it fits perfectly (and never pay for alterations again)

How to Tailor a Skirt

The easiest way to tailor a $5 thrifted skirt so it fits perfectly (and never pay for alterations again)

Color blocking involves a simple patternmaking step, and once you understand the process you’ll be able to add your own color blocking to customize your sewing.

color blocking 101

Color blocking involves a simple patternmaking step, and once you understand the process you’ll be able to add your own color blocking to customize your sewing.

A festival participant in costume attends the Japan Expo and Comic Con at the Parc des Expositions in Villepinte near Paris on July 6, 2013.

A festival participant in costume attends the Japan Expo and Comic Con at the Parc des Expositions in Villepinte near Paris on July 6, 2013.

Good post with lots of different pants alterations illustrated -Cation Designs

Good post with lots of different pants alterations illustrated -Cation Designs