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All About Thread Weight

Thread Weight. What do those mysterious numbers on the end of a thread spool mean? What weight thread should you use for certain types of projects? Do you need to adjust your sewing machine when using certain thread weights? All these questions, and more,


30 Sewing Projects for Your Home that Will Make a Difference

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from One Crazy House

15 Sewing Tricks Your Grandma Should Have Showed You -

Whether you're an experienced seamstress or a beginner just starting out, here are 15 sewing tricks you need to have in your arsenal.

The BERNINA Piping foot no. 38 is an astonishingly versatile creative tool: It allows you to sew on velcro closures, ribbons or cords and insert piping. In t...

from Crazy Little Projects

25 More Things to do with Fabric Scraps

Tweet Pin It If you’re like me you probably have a lot of little fabric scraps of various sizes left over from previous sewing projects. They pile up in your closet or craft room and you love them but you aren’t quite sure what to do with them. I’ve got a few project ideas for … [Read More…]

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…

from The Sewing Loft

How to Read a Sewing Pattern

Learn how to read a sewing pattern with these easy steps. Each part is broken down into simple terms. Don't waste your time, your fabric or your patience by making a mistake with your pattern before you even start. They can be confusing when you start out, so make sure to start out right when using a sewing pattern! The Sewing Loft