I’ve been looking at refashion projects like this one and wondering if it’s possible to do the re-sewing process by hand? I have a couple of grossly oversized old sweaters that could benefit from this kind of treatment and an old sewing machine at home, but I’m sure the machine can’t serge and I’m not so sure it’s still sturdy enough to handle anything more complicated than a standard lockstitch—not to mention that I’m better at hand-sewing anyway, though I’ve only ever done woven fabrics so far (not knits).
I made a comment, then I realized most of you actually have replied, with the same stuf…
Hi! I once did a wedding dress with beaded pearls and sequins. And it was a challenge, …
The august/September 2014 Threads issue has a good article on fabric shopping in NYC.
i saw something similar but i dont remember where :D
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