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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.

Best and easiest binding technique out there! Creating this pocket at the beginning means you don't have to be so precise in the length of the binding at the end. Tuck the end in the pocket, sew it down, and once it's folded over and hand sewn to the back, you can hardly tell where it joins!

Easy and quick way to sew lined stockings... (note to self, or a bag... use this idea to re-work some bag patterns making a separate handle to stitch in place before the final hem....)