Have you ever found when you are sewing for yourself that a sleeve is a little too tight for your arm or for your fit preference? If so, this is a tutorial for you. Liesl demonstrates how to alter the sleeve pattern piece to add some extra room or to make it narrower.
henley t-shirt tutorial
Thanks to Elisabeth we have a great tutorial for you today. She got clever by hacking the School Bus T-shirt with the placket from the Parachute Polo in order to create a henley t-shirt.
two customizations using the sunny day shorts
Thanks to Anne, we have two nice tutorials on how to customize the Oliver + S Sunny Day Shorts.
how to line shorts–or any pair of pants
In this tutorial, we show you how to line any pair of pants. Shelley demonstrates the process by adding a lining to the Liesl + Co. SoHo Shorts.
popover sundress tutorial
Learn how to sew the free Oliver + S Popover Sundress with this step-by-step photo tutorial.
fourteen hem tutorials
There are several ways to sew a hem depending on what you want the finished look to appear like. Let me introduce you to fourteen hem tutorials that have appeared on the blog in the past. You’re sure to find just the hem finishing technique you need here!
how to make a tank out of a t-shirt pattern
Just in time for summer and hot weather, learn how to turn the Oliver + S School Bus T-shirt into a tank top with this easy tutorial.
how to add belt loops
Learn how to add belt loops to any pair of pants, shorts, or a skirt. In this tutorial, Shelley demonstrates how to add belt loops to the Liesl + Co. SoHo Shorts.
how to make a jeweled neckline
Learn how to make a jeweled neckline. It looks gorgeous on the Oliver + S Building Block Dress. You’ll earn lots of cool mom points when you make this project!
how to add ruffled sleeves to a t-shirt
Here is a tutorial on how to add ruffled sleeves to a t-shirt. 2017 seems to have become the year of the sleeve, so now is the time to have fun with sleeves and make a statement.
butterfly blouse dress
Learn how to turn the Oliver + S Butterfly Blouse into a dress with this tutorial. It would make the perfect dress for Easter.
how to hem everything: knit fabrics
With this Oliver + S How to Hem Everything, Knit Fabrics Edition, Guide you’ll learn eight different ways to hem knit fabrics.
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