Sewing a diamond pattern and make a deep buttoned tufted panel

If you’ve never deep buttoned or sometimes called tufted a panel, it’s helpful to learn how it works. We made a video of it. This is best done by sewing the diamond pattern first. It is not difficult, but it is precision work. And of course a lot of patience. Every project has its own ….  Read More

Working with velvet sewing a boxed sofa cushion

I know, this is a very long video. But if you would like to know how to sew a pillow with a velvet fabric, this video can really help you on your way. Anyone who has ever worked with a velvet fabric knows that the poles in the fabric work against each other. A good ….  Read More

Boxed cushion cover with zip and topstitching for a sofa

This is a fun project to do yourself. And don’t be put off by the word “Zipper”, there’s no need for that. In this video I show you how easy it is to make a cushion with a raised edge, zipper and decorative stitching. These types of pillows are very common. For example in caravans, ….  Read More

Sew a pillow cover with pleated Turkish butterfly corners and zip

In the video below I show you how to make a cushion cover with pleated corners and a zipper. Such corners are also called Turkish or butterfly corners. It is not very difficult and especially the zipper part is very simple. So don’t be put off. If you would also like a welt or also ….  Read More