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woman cutting fabric with scissors
Almost every sewing or quilting project involves some fabric cutting. It doesn’t seem to be the most important part of the project. Cutting fabric is easy, isn’t it? You can use shears, rotary cutter or even fabric cutter machine if you have one. Fabric cutter machines and rotary cutters are more used for quilting projects, while a good, sharp...
Black silk on a white background
It is elegant, expensive, soft, and beautiful. It doesn’t take too many guesses to figure out I’m talking about silk. There are many types of silk fabric, but all of them are special and valuable. Some things never change and our love for silk is one of them. What is it, that makes silk so special? Well, I could...
various knitting accessories
Knitting is trendy these days. It is an addictive craft. Most of the people that quit knitting, do it during their first project. Once you overcome the first obstacle, chances are you will be knitting for a long time. While it takes only a set of needles and hank of yarn to get started, as you progress you will...
man putting a thread through a needle
It can be pretty tough for a new knitter to even figure out the knitting terminology, let alone to learn how to choose and use the equipment and all the different accessories. Knitting will open up a world of wonders to you, but that world can start unfurling only when you’re past the initial learning stages. Just like with...
I’ve been thinking a lot about comments people are making on my Twitter. It’s just amazing how many reasons people have for wanting to learn how to sew. Some people want to make curtains and cute home decor items. Some people want a creative outlet or something to do that doesn’t involve a computer or TV screen. Lots of people,...
My sewing corner with the SE-270D.
Do you have the intention to use an embroidery machine as a businessman or a beginner who wanna approach embroidery as a pleasure? For home sewers, those may use an embroidery machine to make their favorite family furniture, or furthermore, they can buy their products at the market to earn more money, let take a consideration carefully into home embroidery...
Best Place To Buy Fabric Online - Your Easy How to Guide Does buying fabric make you feel like a fish out of water? . . . or worse, you don't even want to set foot into a fabric store because it seems overwhelming? Don’t worry. After reading the information on this page you will feel much more comfortable with how...
It is a fact that the number of old clothes increases faster than we can buy new ones. Maybe the trend just got outdated, or the cloth got smeared at one point and cannot be used any longer. Or maybe it just got torn at some place. Or maybe you just don’t like it. This brings us to the...
Elastic Guide For Sewing - Choosing the Right Elastic for Your Sewing Project I sew a lot of stretch fabrics, mostly dance and skating costumes. For the past 20 years or so, I thought “if it stretches, it’s good enough.” But recently I’ve learned the real uses for the different types of elastic. Did you know some types are meant...
Sewing like a professional is a goal that many want to achieve, but there is always something that is missing. Whenever you think you have reached perfection in sewing, there is always something that you miss out on. This guide is aimed at eliminating all those issues that prevent you from reaching that perfection in a sewing machine. Pressing Your fabric must look perfectly...

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