lengthen or shorten sewing pattern

Shorter or taller than the pattern? Here's how to fix it!

It's actually quite simple to lengthen or shorten a sewing pattern…
Rachel pattern hack lace

Rachel Pattern Hack: Top with lace elastic

So. The story behind this top begins more than 14 years ago.…
mariadenmark rachel dress hack

Rachel Pattern Hack: Faux Wrap Dress or top

The simplest design-change – or pattern hack – you can make…
invisible clear elastic neckline

Sewing with knits: Invisible/clear elastic in the neckline

Invisible (or clear) elastic is one of our overlooked (tee hee)…
sleeve adjustment full upper arm

Sleeve adjustment: How to make room for Full Upper Arms

Today we are going to take a look at a sleeve adjustment. That's…
Design your own neckline
A video aout sewing with knits - the neckline

[Q&A] Sewing with knits: Pin and sew the neckline

Sewing with knits can sometimes be a challenge even for some…
Lenghtening the sleeves of a kimono tee - MariaDenmark

Q&A: Lengthening the sleeves of the Kirsten Kimono Tee

Have you ever wondered how you would go about lengthening the…
Get a perfect twin needle hem - MariaDenmark.com

How to sew a twin needle hem that works AND looks great!

How to sew a great twin needle hem! Oh - It's so annoying! Do…
Full bust adjustment: measuring high and full bust

An easy Full Bust Adjustment (FBA) for no-dart fronts..

Sometimes you just come across a pattern where a traditional…
Sewing Leather MariaDenmark.com

Sewing leather: The Paula Pleat Skirt

I have been dreaming of making the Paula Pleat skirt in leather…
Skirt fitting

Skirt fitting - the full tummy.

Today I'm showing how I fitted this skirt (Charlotte Skirt by…