Little Black Dress

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guyinnadress
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Re: Little Black Dress

Post by guyinnadress » Wed Nov 14, 2012 8:24 pm

Jack Williams wrote:Welcome to the site mate.
Yes, have to get/tailor them for a good fit. I set to and alter them!
Thanks for the welcome Jack. Good to be here. How did you learn this skill? The nearest I have come is sewing heavy metal patches (very badly) on my denim jacket as a teenager!

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Re: Little Black Dress

Post by Jack Williams » Thu Nov 15, 2012 8:14 am

Just from sewing up my old jeans on the hippy road in the old days. Back stitching, where you go forward one and then double back a half. A really small back one can make the result quite invisible, and certainly better than can be got on a machine.

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