Zipper tabs are functional, plus can add a creative and decorative detail. Perfect for neatening the end of the zipper on a zipper bag or pouch. If your bag zippers dip in at the end, then you NEED this tutorial. Learn how to reduce a zipper and the anatomy of a nylon zipper on The Sewing Loft
Yummy! Free sewing pattern for a lace zipper pouch. Instructions for fabric and also how to make it with a clear front. Also includes instructions on how to cusstomise the size/shape too. I'm going to use this idea to make pretty bridesmaid clutch bags with the lace zippers.
Free pattern and tutorial for how to sew your own garment bag. Travel in style or just use it at home to protect a favorite dress or suit. Can also be made in laminated fabrics for a water resistant bag too.
Messy stitches. Loose threads. Clanking metal. Lint clogs. When you’re in the quilting groove, there’s nothing more frustrating than an out-of-whack sewing machine. Luckily, there are a few tips and techniques that can get your machine up and running in no time, and Rob is just the guy to show you how! In fact, he gets pretty excited about taking care of his machines! This week Rob has released a series of three video tutorials to guide you through do-it-yourself repair and maintenance…