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A handy yardage chart to help you figure out how much fabric you need to make your own bedding, curtains, tableclothes, etc. Great yardage charts for quilt making too!

How to Make Fitted Sheets From a Flat

How to Make Fitted Sheets From a Flat. What to do with all the unused flat sheets stacked up in the linen closet!

A handy yardage chart to help you figure how much fabric you will need to make bedding, curtains, tablecloths and more.

A handy yardage chart to help you figure how much fabric you will need to make bedding, curtains, tablecloths and more. A handy yardage chart to help you figure how…

Getting Tension Right - The upper tension needs adjustment if your machine tangles the thread:   -on topside- tension is too tight;   -on underside- tension is too loose

20+ Easy Sewing Tips and Tricks You're Going to Love

When a “bird’s nest” of thread appears, the likely culprit is your upper thread tension. If loops appear on the underside of the fabric, the upper thread tension may be too loose. If knots appear on top of the fabric, the upper tension may be too tight.

Bed skirt tutorial - I followed this step by step guide and my bedskirt came out perfect... the only thing i did different is I just pinned it to my box spring opposed to sewing it to a fitted sheet

Bed skirt tutorial - pin to box spring opposed to sew to fitted sheet

Here are all the places I need measurements to make a pair of perfectly fitting tights: Around Waist, Around Hips, Around Thigh, Around Knee, Around calf, Length from Natural Waist to Knee, Natural Waist to ankle, Crotch Length and Crotch Depth aka "rise" (from natural waist)

Measurements for fitting Pants (Trousers). From: New Mexico State University aces. for fitting pants.

Fixing fabric grain - learned these methods long ago in school. Not only does it help your finished product, it reduces the amount of excess trim when squaring fabric up to cut.

Fixing fabric grain - learned these methods long ago in school. Not only does it help your finished product, it reduces the amount of excess trim when squaring fabric up to cut. I wish I learnt this at school!

Tutorial and Quick Color Guide to figuring out which needles are best for the fabric that you are using.

Sewing Machine Needle Guide

Tip: Learn the right type of fabric to use for your projects. Check out this handy chart & tip for Tuesday!

Learn the right type of fabric to use for your sewing projects. Check out this handy chart & tip for Tuesday!

13 Sewing Cheat Sheets That Will Save You Hours

13 Sewing Cheat Sheets That Will Save You Hours

Sewing 101 - Fabric Uses "This is a handy chart for beginners. It is also great for going back to basics and exploring other types of fabrics. What will you sew today?

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