Sewing Pattern Symbols – Pockets


Imagine the scenario: You've just sourced and purchased the most amazing sewing pattern! Everything fits and looks as it should. However. You notice on the sewing pattern envelope that there's one, two or maybe even more pockets … [Read more...]

Sewing Easy Double Welt Pockets

Sewing Easy Double Welt Pockets

You may know a welt, or double welt pocket as either a jetted or bound pocket. No matter how you refer to it, this style of pocket is set into a slash within a garment. Pocket positioning and alignment is essential! Pockets that are … [Read more...]

Sewing Hip Pockets – A How To Video Tutorial

Sewing Hip Pockets

Painless Hip Placement! You may remember (although probably not), that back in March 2011, I first looked at the sewing of a 'hip / inset' pocket. My post, entitled - How To Sew An Inset Pocket, looked at, by means of a slideshow, the sewing … [Read more...]

Inseam Pockets – A How To Video Tutorial

Inseam Pockets

Sewings Best Kept Secret Pocket! Inseam pockets are a must for those sewing projects that may require a hidden pocket.  This type of  pocket does not immediatly draw our attention or catch our eye. Ideal perhaps for James or Jane Bond! I … [Read more...]