Sewing

How to Save Money at the Fabric Store

Sewing is more than a hobby to many people — it’s a way to save money on clothing and home decor. We briefly discussed this

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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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Sewing

Is it Cheaper to Sew Clothes than Buy them at the Store?

 Well, it depends… If you are sewing something simple like a t-shirt, you’re probably better off buying it premade from the store. However, if you

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Have You Heard About Extreme Ironing?
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Have You Heard About Extreme Ironing?

There are lots of non-traditional sports out there, but one that takes competition to a new level is Extreme Ironing. Basically, people compete for records

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How to Fix Bubbles in Fusible Interfacing and Prevent Them in the First Place

Don’t you hate when you wash something you have sewn and when it comes out of the dryer there are bubbles in the interfacing? It’s

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Ways to Save Money on Fabric Without a Coupon

The best way to save money at the fabric store is to use a coupon. Most fabric stores have ads that give as much as

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Displaying Photos: 10 Picture Frame Arrangements

Every home needs to have photos — it’s essentially what makes a home unique and welcoming. This guide shows several different photo arrangements to help you

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Mod Podge Shoes Tutorial
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Mod Podge Shoes: Give Any Old Pair of Shoes a Makeover

While wasting away my day on Pinterest, I came across a really cool idea for revamping an old pair of shoes — Mod Podge. Basically,

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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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The Difference Between Knit and Woven Fabric
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The Differences Between Knit and Woven Fabric

Fabric is generally made in one of three ways — woven, knit, or bonded. Woven and knit fabrics are the most common types and they

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