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Sewing - Tips & Tuts

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Great tips of how to clean a sewing machine. There were several things in this video I'd not seen before such as how to clean the upper parts too.

How to clean a sewing machine - video - So Sew Easy

40 sewing tips you should know

40 sewing hack, tips & tricks that you should know!

d i y d e s i g n: How to Re-Upholster a Sofa. This is the BEST how-to I've EVER seen online. I've read books, websites, even reupholstered *small* things...this is the first how-to that's made me think I could do a large piece like a chair or a couch. I might even print this out.

d i y d e s i g n: How to Re-Upholster a Sofa

Really easy way to serge without a serger. Good gracious! I have thought about doing this a hundred times but didn't think it would actually work! Well forget buying a serger!

Serge w/out a Serger

Ingenious way to hem knits...why didn't I think of this one?

An Easy Way to Hem Knits | Sweet 'n' Sassy Girls

Sewing With Minky- Tips to make your life easier ~ The Crafty Life

The Crafty Life: Sewing With Minky Tips

Tutorial explaining how to sew with elastic thread and showing some of the amazing things you can do with elastic thread!

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How to finish edges on chiffon and everything sheer.

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Sewing Techniques - Stretch Necklines

Sewing Techniques - Stretch Necklines

Craft Project Ideas: 19 Sewing Hacks You Should Know

19 Sewing Hacks You Should Know

If you don't have a ruffler: The easiest way to make a ruffle! highest tension + longest stitch = automatic ruffle

Johnnie and Angela: Deployment Homecoming Dress

Most common alterations to pants, and a complete blog post to boot. It's great!

Discussing, at length, Crotch Length

Before You Cut Your Fabric... Sewing tips for beginners

Tilly and the Buttons: Before You Cut Your Fabric...

Perfect Collar Points...A Shirtmaker's "Secret" Technique

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How to add thread when you're hand sewing without having to knot it off, and start over with a new piece of thread. I'm sure this is one that everyone else except me knows about. :)

Hand Sewing Tips

Velcro Sewing Tips | How To Sew Velcro. I didn't know there were special rules to machine sewing on velcro*

Velcro Sewing Tips | How To Sew Velcro | Daily Global Buzz

How to sew a lettuce edge hem - So Sew Easy

How to Sew on Buttons with a Sewing Machine - So Sew Easy

How to Sew on Buttons with a Sewing Machine - So Sew Easy

How to finish the edges on anything sheer--excellent techniques!

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tips on sewing with tulle

How to Sew Tulle - Melly Sews

Sew a perfect circle. This is amazing!

Sew a circle easily! - CraftStylish

Adjusting bobbin tension to sew with elastic thread

Creative Heart: Shirring Problems - I Cracked It!!!

Shortening metal zips

DIY Your Metal Zips | Stacy Sews

Professional looking topstitch >such an easy fix! Now I just have to remember to do that!

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how to sew patchwork blocks together so all the seams line up. Brilliant tutorial. Not a lot of written instructions, but the photos tell the process.

so resourceful | Using up my fabric stash, one scrap at a time!