bound buttonholes

  Hi guys! I’m back. I have Butterick 8321 from the late 50′s. It’s wool, has a nice scarf bow I made, and a belt. It was really easy and I’m pretty proud of it. I went on a mad hunt for vintage buttons and even ordered some that were the wrong size, but ended [...]

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Sorry, but I can’t magically write sewing puns as well as you all do. As promised, though, I finished my Simplicity 3777 blouse! I started this a while ago and used my first muslin, put it aside for a long time because I had to make bound buttonholes, and now that I’m running into them [...]

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Hello We Sew-Retro! I am making some bound buttonholes for a project I am working on right now, so I was looking through my vintage sewing books and noticed there are many methods for making them. I was surprised because I have always seen the same method in modern patterns and tutorials. I decided to [...]

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