"If you know how and have some heavy silk buttonhole twist thread you could cover your buttonholes with some hand sewn Buttonhole stitches. That would cover what you don't like..
Also if you want, you could put some swing thread chains on…"
"I have made bra's tighter by taking off the hook and eye part in the back and shortened it there. Either one side or both, for the two inches i would do one inch each side. It is sewn with a zig zag stitch so not that hard, just lock your ends…"
been sewing from the age of 13 and have sewed just about everything .. from horse goodies to formals to military uniforms to every day wear and costumes to beat. Been with my sweety twenty plus years and between the two of use we have 3 children and 5 grand baby's .
My sewing interests are:
My sewing machine(s):
I have Viking sewing machines and I have a computer kenmore machine . I also have a feather weight but haven't sewn on it yet, just got that one. I also have machines at work[own a tailor shop] I have a viking there and a Blind stitch machine and i have a industrial serger.
I am interested in patterns such as:
McCalls and Simplicity have the best directions for me. Since I have sewn a long time if I get a pattern and can't figure out the directions I just wing it and do it my way.
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