sharing my passion for classic and heirloom sewing

While there are some very neat things you can with machine embroidery, hand embroidery is near and dear to my heart. You just can't match endless hours with a needle and thread.

A combination of machine and hand techniques of heirloom and classic sewing, these videos will help expand your knowledge of sewing. 


Step-by-step, concise sewing tutorials that show how I put together a garment from start to finish.

A detailed look at everything smocking including the pleating required to smock. Topics include smocking pleaters, pleating by hand, smocking stitches, how to block fabric for smocking, shadow smocking, etc.