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Claire James at Project reFashion has a very interesting commentary

on the dying art of tailoring. She examines the difference between

personal/reconstructive fashion sewing and true, high quality

tailoring. She makes some

great points about the change in quality of how clothes are being

made, and how the lost art of tailoring is affecting small business

alteration shops.

Mermaids has a <a

href=“http://mermaids.wordpress.com/2007/12/02/bound-neckline-tutorial/&#8221;&gt;Bound

Neckline Tutorial up – use scraps of fabric to dress up the

neckline of your next shirt.

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