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by Linny
  • Interview with Elfia

    by Linny

    September (2019) I started an interview series with Elfia, to take a look behind the costumes. I always love to go to Elfia and judge there costume contest. For me its my ground 0, where it all started.

  • There are two types of commercial sewing machines, digital and analog. But what is the difference? Do you need all those functions? Is it worth the price difference for you?

  • Easy Ponytail Tutorial

    by Linny

    Step by step an easy and fast way to make a ponytail on a wig.
    Using a wig net from a clip-in ponytail and leftover worbla. make it stronger than with just a clip.

  • Importance of Seam Ironing

    by Linny

    How to make your seams almost invisible and avoid that ugly ditch in a seam-line. When I’m sewing my Iron is always on and standby to help me. It is actually quite simple!

  • Attaching worbla to fabric

    by Linny

    While working on my Diablo 3 Monk cosplay I needed to attach worbla armors to my fabric.
    check the full video tutorial to find out what my trick is

  • Making your own Bias tape

    by Linny

    Making your own bias tape is a relative simple way to finish your costume, it gives a fancy look. The best part is that it matches the fabrics you have already used in your project.

  • Last time I got a lot of questions about a great starter’s sewing machine, most questions are just “I like to start sewing but what sewing machine is the best for a low budget.

  • What to do when you want to make a very wide hem but your special sewing machine foot only goes to 4 cm?
    there is a cheap solution most people already have it at home.

  • Easy Needle Storing

    by Linny

    For almost every fabric you got a special needle, like for stretch or leather.
    In the past I had the problem that I got a lot of used / blunt needles in there packing.

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