Sewing

Sew Baby Burial Gowns to Donate

I came across an article today that made me cry. A Utah woman sews baby burial gowns and donates them to hospitals so that parents

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Sewing Scissors Vs. Rotary Cutter
How to Sew Sewing

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
How to Sew Sewing

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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Free Plus-Size Nursing Cover Pattern
Patterns / Tutorials Sewing

Plus-Size Breastfeeding Cover Tutorial

  The internet is full of nursing cover tutorials, but I could never find a pattern big enough to make me feel completely covered and

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Choose the RIght Fabric for Your Project
How to Sew

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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Pleater to Create Smocking
Sewing Sewing Products

The Pleater: It Prepares Fabric for Smocking

While visiting a friend, I came across the coolest little machine. It is a pleater that helps you create evenly spaced smocking on fabric. It’s

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Sewing Machine Troubleshooting

Why Is My Sewing Machine Not Sewing or Feeding Fabric?

When your sewing machine won’t work it is frustrating, but that doesn’t mean you have to take it to the repair shop. You can do

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Patterns / Tutorials Sewing Products

Sew Authentic “Sound of Music” Dresses with Edelweiss Patterns

While doing research for my article on Disney Movies with sewing scenes, I came across a website that sells sewing patterns for dresses seen in

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