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On our website you will find everything related to sewing. We have sewing instructions, sewing news, provide reviews and offer a sewing community forum where you can ask questions and connect with other sewing enthusiasts. Please make sure to leave comments under the content so that we know what your thoughts are and where we can improve on the site. Our goal is to make this the number one sewing site on the web.

Sewing Projects

Tutorial: Make a Dress from a T-Shirt

Sewing Projects | 1.6.2013 | No Comments


  Do you have a bunch of t-shirts that you don’t know what to do with? Maybe you received a t-shirt you love as a gift, but it’s just a little too big for you to wear. Or maybe you [...]

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Tutorial: Two Ways to Make a Simple Sachet

Sewing Projects | 17.5.2013 | No Comments


  Sachets are one of the simplest sewing projects a sewer can take on, especially if they are a beginner. Sachets are also useful. You can stash a lavender sachet under your pillow to help you get a restful night [...]

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Ultra Easy Scrap Quilt Tutorial

Sewing Projects | 7.5.2013 | 2 Comments


  Don’t know what to do with those extra scraps of fabric? Why not use them to make this Ultra Easy Scrap Quilt?     What You’ll Need   25 squares of fabric, each 8 ½” X 8 ½” Thread [...]

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Tutorial: How to Make a Cardigan from an Old Shirt

Sewing Projects | 2.5.2013 | No Comments


Do you have a shirt in your closet that you don’t really wear anymore? It’s a little too snug, or too big, or too short, or too…something. Whatever the case may be, you haven’t worn that shirt in months, or [...]

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Sewing 411

Teaching Kids to Sew

Sewing 411 | 22.5.2013 | No Comments


  Teaching kids to sew can be both fun and rewarding. There are few things better than sharing something you love with your child. And if you’re looking for something creative and fun for your kids to do that doesn’t [...]

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Sewing and Your Health

Sewing 411 | 12.5.2013 | 1 Comment


  Sewing is a hobby with many benefits. You can have fun while stretching your creative muscles. Making and mending clothes for your family can save you a ton of money. And disappearing into the peace and quiet of your [...]

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Sewing Machine Safety

Sewing 411 | 6.2.2013 | No Comments


  A sewing machine is a powerful piece of equipment that most sewers simply can’t do without. Just imagine trying to make a king-sized quilt, or trying to sew your child’s Halloween costume completely by hand.   So sewing machines [...]

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How to Find More Time to Sew

Sewing 411 | 28.1.2013 | No Comments


  You love sewing, and everything that goes along with it, from choosing patterns, to reorganizing your sewing room, to lovingly tending to your sewing machine. And your dream afternoon would be having 3 or 4 free hours to work [...]

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