Family Home and Life: Vinyl Sewing Tip

Family Home and Life: Vinyl Sewing Tip - Use blue painters tape and attach small strips to your presser foot. Now it will glide right over the vinyl without sticking!

Thread rig for double needle

Double needle (or straight wound) if don't have upright spool holder, tape dowel rod to end of machine. Put on a spool to add height, then the spool you want to use. or a wound bobbin if doing double needle and don't have second spool of that color.

How To: Make a Fitted Sheet | My Poppet Makes

How To: Make a Fitted Sheet

How to make a fitted sheet from a flat sheet, full instructions with pictures. I really need to do this bc King sheets are not cheap and I never use the flat sheet anyway.

Easiest sewing elastic to waist

The Absolute Easiest Way to Sew Elastic to a Waistline

Easy elastic waistband - Nancy Zieman Sewing A to Z/How to sew/sewing for beginners

How to Turn a Flat Sheet into a Fitted Sheet FAST

Six Crafty Green Ways to Upcycle Flat Bed Sheets including turning a flat sheet into a fitted sheet (in 10 minutes!

Zipper Foot Uses

The Zipper Foot

The Seasoned HomemakerSewing Machine Feet:: The Zipper Foot - The Seasoned Homemaker

Store Bobbins on a thread rack under their matching spools.

keep bobbins with matching thread on a thread rack Tip of the Week - My Favorite Bobbin Storage Solution

How to Make Buttonholes

How to Get Perfect Buttonholes Everytime

The Seasoned HomemakerSewing Machine Feet:: The Buttonhole Foot - The Seasoned Homemaker

cheater quilt bindoff

Rae pretends she can quilt (and shares a quick quilting tutorial) -- cheater binding using the backing fabric

Flossie Teacakes: Lined, zippered pouch / make up bag tutorial

Lined, Zippered Pouch Tutorial. This very thorough tutorial has an especially good series of images and verbal instructions showing how to sew in the zipper. Technique can be use in larger purses and totes.

. Sometimes all it takes is a visual picture to understand what some of these sewing terms and words are. Basting, stitch length, zig-zag, double needle…….do those words sound like crazy talk? Yes?  Well, let me explain.  And then you won’t get nervous when seeing those words in the future. . First of all, …

Sewing Tips: Basic Stitches (plus the Double Needle). here is the rundown on the basic stitches made by your machine