Articles and Tutorials

Lattice Weave Smocking Tutorial

Posted by Madonna Yoder on

Lattice Weave Smocking Tutorial
Have you ever seen a smocked cushion (or bag, or hat, or - you get the picture) and thought "How do they do that"? You're not alone, and this tutorial will teach you how it's done. It's a simple process - no magic required. If you can sew a button, then you are more than qualified to do North American (Canadian) smocking.

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Hybrid Square Twist Tutorial

Posted by Madonna Yoder on

Hybrid Square Twist Tutorial
This quick tutorial on the hybrid open-closed square twist will give you all the knowledge you need to design your own weave patterns, and all you need to start is a 8-fold square grid.

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