Review – Latin American Street Food

Empanadas, Arepas & Tostadas Instructor – Sandra Gutierrez Buy this class! It’s Fabulous. I absolutely love food and…

Review – Essentials of Mexican Cooking

Instructor – Rick Bayless Buy this class! It’s Fabulous. I have always enjoyed Mexican food but after taking…

Iconic Tweed Jacket Lessons 9 – 10

Pockets and Finishing Lessons 9 and 10 (Pockets and Finishing) have been combined in this post since Lesson…

Sewing is Therapy

You’ve probably heard it said that sewing is therapy. I believe this is true. It certainly is for me.…

Iconic Tweed Jacket Lesson 8 – Sleeves

Sewing the Sleeve Together The first part of this lesson is quite straight forward as it is a…

Iconic Tweed Jacket Lesson 7 – Construction

Overview We begin this lesson with a quick overview of sewing the bodice of the jacket together. Pinning…

Iconic Tweed Jacket Lesson 6 – Quilting

This lesson is all about attaching the lining to the jacket and quilting it in place. In order…

Iconic Tweed Jacket Lesson 5 – Sewing

Marking the Pieces In Lesson 5, we start sewing the jacket pieces together. Before we can sew a thing…

Iconic Tweed Jacket Lesson 4 – Cutting

Preshrinking the Fabric The first instruction in Lesson 4 is to preshrink our fabric and check for blemishes.…

Iconic Tweed Jacket Lesson 3 – Materials

Interestingly, this is the shortest lesson in the entire class but your fabric choices are probably your most…

Iconic Tweed Jacket Lesson 2 – Fitting

Making a Muslin (muslin = toile) Lesson 2 is a brief overview of fitting the jacket.  The instructor…

Iconic Tweed Jacket Lesson One – Introduction

Course Level – Advanced Even though there are some advanced techniques in this sew-along, it is not necessary…