Sewing Tools

10 Essential Sewing Tools and Equipment

If you are just beginning to sew, you may be unfamiliar with all the different tools that people tend to use when they are engaged in the hobby. While there are many different types of equipment available to the sewing enthusiast, these 10 pieces are certainly the most essential. So, whether you are…
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Basic Sewing Machine Maintenance

Whether you're an expert crafter or quilter, a clothes mender, or a costume maker, sewing machine maintenance is critical for you. You most likely rely on the device for all or a portion of your stitching work. A sewing machine is a significant investment, and maintenance is critical. Consistent upkeep…
First Sewing Kit

Sewing for Beginners: Where to Start with Your First Sewing Kit

Sewing notions are the highest revenue generator for any fabric or sewing machine store, and there's an excellent reason for that. While you could go crazy buying everything you see hanging on the wall of notions stores, here are some tips on how to get started with your first sewing kit: The Machine First,…
Rotary Cutter

Sewing Tips: Ways to Use a Rotary Cutter

A rotary cutter is a versatile tool used to cut textiles to their desired shape. The device has gained popularity because of its steady, even cuts and ability to cater to both left and right-handed users, and it has a myriad of uses. This article intends to discuss cutting patterns, sewing, quilting,…
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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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Here's How to Clean, Oil, and Maintain Your Sewing Machine

Did you know that it is important to keep your sewing machine cleaned and oiled at all times? The frequency of sewing machine cleaning and oiling, of course, will all depend on the fabric that you typically sew with, and how much you actually sew. If you use your machine more than just occasionally or…
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Why You Should Have Your Own Sewing Machine

It is time to see sewing machines as an original home machine tool quite useful to mend and sew our own things rather than a vintage object. Handmade Stitches VS Machine Stitches When we want to sew by hand using a simple needle and thread, the stitch that we are likely to use is backstitch; you have…

What Kind of Fabric Should You Use?

If you’ve ever been to a fabric store, you know that there are thousands of different fabrics to choose from for your sewing projects. It can be entirely overwhelming, especially if you don’t know what you want. And if you don’t know much about fabrics, it can be nearly impossible to know what…

The Basic Sewing Kit Supplies and Their Costs

Remember when you were young and you play so hard that you ended up ripping a hole in your clothes? Then your mom was able to patch it up good as new for you. She always seemed to have the right tools around to make repairs. As grown adults, we should all have the essential sewing repair tools…