Sewing Seam Finishes
One of the most overlooked things in doll scale sewing can be the interior finish work. Elevate your garment sewing with Hong Kong binding, french seams, and more. Follow along with the Mindil Beach Dress sew-along as we demo these techniques in the full video tutorial series.
Instructor: Cinnamon Miles
Hong Kong Binding
This video demonstrates how to create and apply a Hong Kong binding.
Mindil Beach Dress Part 1
In todays video we will begin a sew-along for the Mindil Beach dress.
Mindil Beach Dress Part 3
In this video we finish the sew-along of the Mindil Beach dress.
Mindil Beach Dress Part 2
In this video we continue with the sew-along of the Mindil Beach dress.
Mindil Beach Dress Pattern Sewing Tips
Find the 18" doll clothes sewing pattern at Pixie Faire: https://www.pixiefaire.com/collections/liberty-jane-designed-to-fit-18-inch-american-girl-dolls/products/mindil-beach-dress-18-doll-clothes-pattern
In this video I show an alternative sleeveless option for this dress.
Button Sew On Foot Quick Tip
This video demonstrates using the button sew on foot after you have added hook and loop tape as the closure.
Button Sew On Foot
This video demonstrates using the button sew on foot to sew a button
on your garment or project with your sewing machine.
SWC French Seams and Other Seam Finishes
In this video we take a look at French Seams and Felled Seams.
SWC Serger Basics 4 Thread Overlock
In this video we focus on understanding how to use the four-thread overlock stitch. We will use this stitch to give our raw edges a nice finish.
To see how to undo serger stitches go to timestamp 5:00