Marking a hem on your own with no special tools - stretch a string taut across a doorway and dust it with bath powder (probably flour or chalk would work too), then brush up against the string in the unhemmed garment. Tricky!

clever trick - using a fork to form even pleats

astuce pour réaliser des espaces réguliers en point de couture

how to hem pants without cutting them (easiest tutorial for this technique so far)

pant alterations. brilliant.

Gorgeous fabric flowers made from a circle for each petal, no hemming needed!

DIY: Thread Spool Box — MURMUR #thread #storage #sewing storage

Hem denim Keep the Factory edge!/nice...THIS is the BEST way I have ever seen to shorten jeans and keep the factory hem..I saw it dine on tv..but these written directions help even more !!!!!

Serger Stitches 101 Cheat Sheet: Never Ever Without It! Your New Must Have! Easy, Complete and Time Saver! All you need to know to better use your serger! on

mastering the narrow hem foot, including common errors

AMAZING article full of tips on getting the correct armhole fitting the bodice

I use these clips to hold the binding when I am hand sewing the binding to a quilt. It works great!

awesome hem technique!

How to square up fabric...everyone needs to know this.

Serger 101 - Helpful tips and techniques. My grandmother just gave me one and I didn't even know what it was.. so this should be good. :D

making tiered-skirts without a pattern

Knits sewing tips

Improve your sewing skills with this collection of 23 expert tips and techniques for beginners.

Hem jeans.

A tip for sewing perfect arcs - Brilliant! repinning in a second place so more people see this great tip!

Sewing Tips for Professional Results - On Sutton Place