Sewing Storage Systems

Sewing Storage Systems

Learning to sew is no doubt a fun and exciting experience. However, storing and organizing your sewing tools isn’t much fun – it can become messy and complicated.  As you’re learning some more new sewing tricks and ideas and at the same time dealing with lots of sewing accessories, be careful about … Read more

What Are Sewing Notions?

What Are Sewing Notions

What Are Sewing Notions? In sewing, the term “notion” refers to the small and basic sewing accessories. Sewing notions encapsulate a wide variety of items like needles, pins, thimbles, shears, etc. These sewing notions make your job easier and allow you to provide a professional finish to your craft. There are various … Read more

What Are the Most Popular Sewing Stitches?

What Are the Most Popular Sewing Stitches

One of the greatest inventions that humans have invented is the sewing machine. It takes away much of the workload and makes sewing faster, easier, and more convenient. It can even be more fun. The efficiency of the sewing machine leads to more productive sewing, and you can make as many sewing … Read more

Guide to Using Patches in Sewing

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There are a lot of reasons why you might want or need to sew patches on pieces of clothing. One of the main reasons, especially for young ones on why they want patches on their clothes is because it is very cool and adds glam to their fashion styles. Other times, sewing … Read more

Guide to Fabric Cutting Tools

Guide to Fabric Cutting Tools

There was a time when only scissors were used for creating quilts, curtains, designer clothes or projects related to embroidery. Whether you are someone who prefers homemaking projects or wants to do things on a larger stage, all the mentioned fabric cutting tools and machines make perfect sense especially for those who … Read more

Sewing Marking Material Guide

Sewing Marking Material Guide

When it comes to pattern tracing or transferring markings to fabric, there are simply too many choices. The art of sewing is primarily dependent on precision. It is imperative to have the right tools with you such as water-soluble pens and ceramic lead pens etc. Different fabrics require different tools for marking. … Read more

Easy Sewing Ideas for Kids

Easy Sewing Ideas for Kids

Have you taught your children some life skills like cooking and sewing? Sewing is a handy skill that your kids can use throughout their life. Sure, you can buy them some new off-the-rack clothing, but teaching your children to sew will help them develop positive traits, such as: Patience  Endurance Perseverance Resourcefulness … Read more

What Is Haberdashery in Sewing?

What Is Haberdashery in Sewing

Anyone who regularly sews either as a hobby or a source of income knows the importance of haberdashery. It isn’t an exaggeration to say that no sewing project is complete without a proper haberdashery kit for sewing. This article discusses about sewing haberdashery, the various haberdashery essentials, and some valuable insights to … Read more

What Is a Sewing Machine Belt?

What Is a Sewing Machine Belt

Understanding the role of a sewing machine belt will help you to operate the device better. It is used in a sewing machine to increase its grip and reduce slipping to drive the machine smoothly. The belt is mainly responsible for driving the needle into the fabric, making it an essential part … Read more

What Type Of Lighting Is Best For Sewing?

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In sewing, whether by hand or machine, ample lighting is essential. Good lighting helps you focus, aids in better stitching, and saves you from health issues like headaches or lousy eyesight (eyes focus better and get less strained with good lighting). Natural daylight offers one of the best light sources in any … Read more

What Are Sewing Machine Presser Feet?

What Are Sewing Machine Presser Feet

Knowing about and understanding the basic components of a sewing machine will help you operate the device a lot better. This time, we are talking about the sewing machine presser feet. A sewing machine presser foot is a small attachment whose primary function is flattening and smoothening the fabric as it is … Read more

What Are the Basic Components of a Sewing Machine?

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The parts of a sewing machine may appear complex and quite intimidating at first, but it’s all quite simple once you know what their functions are. All sewing machines are unique, yet they all share several common features found in many different models.  This guide will help you identify the many parts … Read more