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What are the Best Sewing Machines for Beginners?

By On March 20, 2018

You’ve decided to take the plunge and buy a sewing machine. Before you grab your credit card and hit the ‘Buy It Now’ button, you need to do a little research and… Read More

Article: Common Sewing Machine Problems and Fixes - Sewing Machine Troubleshooting
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Common Sewing Machine Problems and How to Fix Them

By On November 23, 2017

If you sew with an old sewing machine, you probably don’t have many problems with it. They can run for years between servicing and put up with lots of abuse and neglect.… Read More

Find out which fabrics to use and which ones to avoid when you're new to sewing!
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How to Choose the Right Fabric for Your Sewing Project

By On June 8, 2017

  One of the first mistakes that beginning sewers make is not paying enough attention to the fabric they choose. Fabric isn’t something that seems very mystifying – you walk up and… Read More

Article: How to Sew Piping
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How to Sew Piping

By On November 12, 2016

Sewing piping is easier than you might think! A very trendy and hip addition to modern clothing, piping is now a must-have when making clothes. Whether you are, for example, making a… Read More

Different colors of thread for sewing
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Color Theory Basics for Your Sewing Projects

By On October 27, 2016

When starting a new piece of work, no matter what it is, there are nearly unlimited options, and things to consider, before you can get started on your work. What do you… Read More

Article: How to Sew a Buttonhole
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How to Sew a Buttonhole with a Sewing Machine

By On May 12, 2016

This post serves as a companion article to the featured video (below) and is intended to explain in more detail how to sew a buttonhole with a sewing machine. Although the features… Read More