POSTS USING TAG 'thimble'

The first thing you need to learn if you’re going to work as a tailor is how to use the thimble. It goes on your middle finger and pushes through the needle that’s being held in your thumb... Read More

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I am happy to say that I have recently  completed my apprenticeship. The last year has basically felt like a trial run leading up to this point, gaining experience and confidence in my work. So I... Read More
When customers come in that have never ordered bespoke before, the choice of cloth can be a little overwhelming. It is a lot of bunches to pick just one material from. So I tend not to get too many cl... Read More
There has been a lot of attention on Alexander McQueen and his career ever since his unfortunate death last year. As a part of this, there have been several books and television documentaries. A crew ... Read More
September 12th and the day of our British Carp Angling Championship final was finally here. The venue was the iconic Wraysbury 1, a forty five acre lake steeped in history situated a short distance fr... Read More
After over a year of preparation and many hours of work, the day had arrived. I went to the Merchant Tailor’s Hall early to soak up the atmosphere – trying to ease some of my butterflies. ... Read More