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Beginner’s Guide to Sewing (Episode 7): Elastic

Beginner’s Guide to Sewing (Episode 7): Elastic

Let’s dive into the wonderful world of elastic! In this episode we teach you about the most common types of elastic and their pros/cons. By learning how to sew elastic, you will be able to sew many new projects like skirts, dresses, pants, bags…the list goes on. We teach you how to sew elastic directly […]

Beginner’s Guide to Sewing (Episode 6): Hems

Beginner’s Guide to Sewing (Episode 6): Hems

Old school seamstresses say you can tell the quality of a garment and its maker by inspecting the hem. Clearly, this is some important stuff. Originally, we wanted to introduce hems and elastic in together, but decided each subject needed its own video. In Episode 6, we’re going to bombard you with information. You learn […]

Beginner’s Guide to Sewing (Episode 5): Machine Troubleshooting and Maintenance

Beginner’s Guide to Sewing (Episode 5): Machine Troubleshooting and Maintenance

Unfortunately, sewing isn’t all fun and seams. Sewing machines, just like any machine, need some TLC to keep them running smoothly. That means cleaning, tune ups, and oiling as directed in your manual. Think of your machine like your car; the more you use it, the more upkeep it needs. ┬áIn this video, you’ll learn […]