Small Bust Adjustment | SBA with No Dart

There seems to be a lot of advice regarding Full Bust Adjustments, but not so many for a Small Bust Adjustment (SBA), so this tutorial is for SBA for The Rochester pattern but could be applied to any ...

The Rochester – FBA tutorial

The Rochester sewing pattern has no bust dart and a gathered neck, so how does one go about doing a full bust adjustment (FBA for short) to add a little more room where one may, ahem, require it?? It&...

New Release – 20% off

It’s the last day of the launch sale price for The Rochester PDF sewing pattern! No code needed, just head straight to Etsy to save 20% off the usual price…happy Sunday sewing!  ...

The Rochester – a new pattern!

We have a new pattern release to share with all of you lovely sewing ladies…  I’m so pleased to put this style out, I’ve loved working on this new pattern so much! The Roc...

New release!

Coming soon….the Rochester top & dress sewing pattern!  ...

The Slip Stitch Tutorial

Our new sewing pattern, The Rochester, has two options Version A is a top and Version B is a dress with a tie belt. Part of the belt is closed with a slip stitch. This is a very useful and near invisi...