Reasons Why Sewing Benefits Your Mental Health

Reasons Why Sewing Benefits Your Mental Health

In today's hectic world, nearly everybody would like to take steps toward improving mental health and overall emotional wellness. Did you know that you can relate to sewing and mental health? Finding some time to thread the needle can benefit you in ways that you may not have considered! Sewing is a…
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Sewing and Relaxing: The Calming Effects of Creating Something

Do you love to sew? I do. However, it’s not because I enjoy making beautiful things for myself and others. You may not realize it, but sewing and relaxing are deeply connected. There are many reasons to get on that sewing machine! Do you know what is considered your body’s most considerable muscle?…
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Sewing Machine For Small & Little Girls

Sewing is a practical and classic skill to teach girls of any age. But starting while they are young gives them an advantage in the field as well as gives you a glimpse of their interest in it, or lack of interest. Providing the wrong equipment or something too big or complicated to use, could impede…
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What Is The Difference Between A Quilt And A Blanket?

During the cold Winter months when the chill creeps in, there's nothing better than wrapping up in something cozy to keep you nice and warm. Whether it's an afghan, a throw, a blanket or a quilt, everyone has a few sitting around to warm up cold fingers and toes. Though some people may use the words…
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What Are Your Sewing Resolutions For The New Year?

2019 is coming fast, and as a person that enjoys sewing, you should take the time to set some goals regarding your treasured hobby. Do you want to get more projects done, take a bit of a break, or even venture out into a sewing-related business? Whatever your aspirations are, you will need to set appropriate…
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BEST Tips to Teach Sewing for Kids

Learning to sew used to be an absolute necessity for many households throughout history. While it may not be as common nowadays as it was back then, it's still a useful and enjoyable skill for children to learn. When you teach sewing for kids, you're equipping them with tools to succeed that go…
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10 Projects to Upcycle Leftover Fabric Scraps

Do you have fabric scraps left from craft projects that you would love to do something with, but you are out of ideas? Below there are ways to repurpose fabric scraps into unique decorations or practical items for the home. Have your sewing machine ready with coordinating threads or choose one of…
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10 Free Christmas Sewing Patterns for Gifts and Decorations

It’s that time of year again. The season of Christmas sewing patterns! We’ve got the best sewing patterns for gifts and decorations this year! Sewing Patterns Ideas For Christmas #1 Easy Fleece Christmas Stocking Start the Holiday with a timeless favorite? A stocking. These are so easy…