Learn how to sew with helpful sewing hints and tips.

Sewing Scissors Vs. Rotary Cutter
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Do You Use a Rotary Cutter or Just Sewing Scissors?

I was super excited when I bought my first rotary cutter and mat. I had lots of plans to cut out patterns at lightning speed

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It's Time to Upgrade to a Rotary Cutter and Mat
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Sew Faster: Buy a Rotary Cutter and Cutting Mat

Once you’ve mastered the basics of sewing, I suggest you invest in a rotary cutter and self-healing mat. These products aren’t sewing essentials, but they

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Fabric How to Sew

The Difference Between Natural and Synthetic Fabric

There are many different types of fabric on the market today, but each can be separated into one of three categories — natural, synthetic, and blends.

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Fabric How to Sew

6 Questions to Ask When Choosing Fabric for a Sewing Project?

When you go to the fabric store, there is an overwhelming amount of fabric to choose from. Choosing the wrong one could make your finished

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10 Hacks to Make Sewing Faster

Sewing is fun, but it can also be tedious and take a long time. If you’re looking for ways to making sewing faster, these 10

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Choose the RIght Fabric for Your Project
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Choose the Right Fabric for Your Sewing Project

This post comes from Fabric Studio, where you can find thousands of fabric designs for your next funky project. Choosing the right fabric for your

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How to Prepare Fabric for Sewing and Crafts
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3 Steps to Prepare Your Fabric for Sewing

If you’re new to sewing, you might not know there are things you need to do to your fabric before sewing on it. Some fabric

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How to Sew

How to Make Better Buttonholes on Your Sewing Machine

When I got my new sewing machine, I was pretty excited because it claimed it could make buttonholes with one push of a button. On

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Sewing Pins: A Love-Hate Relationship

Pinning is one of the most tedious aspects of sewing. That’s why I hate it! When I’m in a hurry, it is the first step

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How to Sew

How to Preshrink Fabric

When you buy fabric from the store, always preshrink it before sewing on it. Preshrinking prevents your finished garment from becoming distorted when you wash

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