Garment Making Techniques

Tips for sewing clothes

When you first start dressmaking to seems like there are an overwhelming amount of techniques to learn – how to sew pockets, cuffs and collars, hems, waistbands, seams, buttonholes, zips and much more.  We wanted to help save you time by putting together a selection of the best garment making technique guides all in one place, find them below.  


French seams guide
From Tilly and the Buttons
Sewing techniques
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Links to sewing tutorials
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Techniques for clothes making
How to Sew a Placket from Megan Nielsen