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Video: Easy-to-Sew Flat Fly-Front Zipper

**BEST ZIPPER TUTORIAL!!!** Ignore the pattern instructions, says Sandra Betzina, and use this simplified version for "ready-to-wear" results.

Teach Yourself to Sew 2: How to Apply Elastic

Maybe a smocked Waistband?Learn several ways to apply elastic in this excerpt from our beginner sewing video series.

Soup Bowl Cozy Pattern

Protect hands and furniture from hot soup, chili, and oatmeal with a soup bowl cozy that’s as cute as it is functional! They’re fast and easy to make, which makes them ideal handmade gi…

christmas prezzies 6 + 1 for you!

Oven Hand Towels... link for the pattern: http://kleiosbelly.wordpress.com/2010/01/04/christmas-prezzies-6-1-for-you/

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…

Sewing machine mat and cover

This padded sewing machine mat has pockets and a removable thread catcher. Then it also doubles up as a sewing machine cover too! Great free tutorial and pattern.

55 Sewing Projects to Make And Sell

Easy Sewing Projects to Sell - Easy Diaper and Wipes Carrier - DIY Sewing Ideas for Your Craft Business. Make Money with these Simple Gift Ideas, Free Patterns, Products from Fabric Scraps, Cute Kids Tutorials http://diyjoy.com/sewing-crafts-to-make-and-sell

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