Welcome back to the Beginner’s Guide to Sewing! In this episode we show how to make a garment smaller by taking in the side seams. We show how to adjust the waistband of a simple seam and how to alter the waistband of a seam with a zipper installed. Knowing the foundation of alternating clothes […]
Anyone else waiting until the very last minute to start sewing and crafting this holiday season? I know I am! Just like last year. But that’s okay, because we have here a huge list of quality DIY gifts that will take, from start to finish, no more than 30 minutes. There are projects for Women, […]
Hey Everyone! Welcome back to the BGTS series! We’re continuing our alterations themed again with some side seam tailoring. Alternation skills are important for many reasons, the biggest one being it’s a guaranteed way to make extra money sewing. People will always need alterations done and, frankly, tailoring is a valuable skill many sewers skip […]
Welcome back to the Beginner’s Guide to Sewing! In episode 15 we learn a simple technique for lengthening hems by adding a hem facing. This technique can be used on pants, skirts, dresses, shirts…even curtains and table clothes. It’s even a great way to add a fun decorative touch to your projects. This skill is […]
We’re proud to announce that we’re now carrying fabric by the yard! We’ve been working hard on adding the functionality to our website, and we’re super excited to finally start rolling it out. Currently, we have 47 colors of Moda Bella Solids in stock and ready to ship. The plan we have is to be […]
Hey Everyone! In part 4 we are constructing the skirt, attaching it to the bodice, and inserting the invisible zipper. We’re really coming into the home stretch with this costume. Once you’ve inserted the invisible zipper, you’ll have completed all of the hardest parts of this costume. Whoosh! What an experience! We’ll be finishing everything […]
In part 3 of the Elsa Costume tutorial, we go over how to construct the yoke and how to attach it to the bodice. We also show how to attach the sleeves and the neckline of the bodice lining. We’ve deviated from the pattern instructions a bit, but the end result is the same – […]
Back in April we produced a SPO presser foot commerical for youtube! It was a fun project that we’re really proud of. As of 10/16/2014, it has been watched over 100,000 times! Thanks so much for all of our customers support and remember: Every Foot, For Every Brand, Delivered Quickly To Your Door!