This is a clear and informative diagram of the interior of a suit jacket. It is useful, because it tells me where to add horse hair, pat stitching, twill tape.

Padstitching a Collar (illo from the Reader's Digest Complete Guide to Sewing) Brooks Ann Camper Bridal Couture

Tailoring Techniques, Techniques Couture, Sewing Techniques, Textiles Techniques, Sewing Diy, Sewing Tutorials, Sewing Rooms, Sewing Ideas, Sewing Patterns

by Cifonelli

A brief history of french men's tailoring. simple signals that a suit is French-tailored.

Tailoring Techniques, Sewing Techniques, Sewing Blogs, Sewing Ideas, Sewing Patterns, Sewing Projects, Sewing Spaces, Couture Sewing, Jacket Pattern

tailored jacket in progress

One of my classes this semester is all about a tailored jacket – for the entire semester we are handcrafting a tailored women’s blazer. I adore this class more than I can say;

Pressing a Jacket by Savile Row tailor Thomas Mahon of English Cut - I can't believe I hadn't learned this yet!