Keep your filled bobbins together (and keep the threads from dangling) by storing them in a foam toe separator, the kind used for pedicures.

Thread and bobbin storage using golf tees.

Keep Thread Organized wrap bobbins with mini ponytail holders


Sewing room organizer The Noble Quilter carries patterns to create one of these handy thread catchers.

Simply ingenious idea for making bobbin covers - no more spiderwebs of thread. most brilliant thing I've seen all day. 1/4" Slices of 3/4" tubing from the hardware store wraps around the bobbin holding the thread in place

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.

Welcome to SaiFou – modesty panel. Interesting even if it is in japanese! This is exactly what I had been trying to make! :)


this article on thread tension changed my life. 15 years with the same machine and i had never adjusted the bobbin tension.

5 Awesome Places to Buy Fabric Online

Clean up your bobbins. For reals, why didn't I think of this idea?! Gah! And so easy and cheap!

how to sew perfect corners. brilliant. i must try this the next time i sew pockets!


Sewing machine repair - bobbin thread bunching, looping and tangling

Bobbin Organization

Getting the tension on your sewing machine right. I NEED THIS!!

Sewing 101: How To Read A Fabric Bolt

thread tensions on your serger or your sewing machine

Sewing Machine Pin Cushion--genius