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Sewing 411

A sewing machine has a lot of parts. Dozens, in fact. And all of those parts—with their strange names and mysterious functions—can be intimidating to a new sewer. But sewing machines aren’t nearly as complicated as they might seem to the uninitiated....

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30 Quick and Easy Sewing Hacks

Sewing hacks are the little tips and tricks you pick up along your sewing journey. You’ll learn some sewing tips from the other, more experienced sewers you meet along the way. And, over time, you’ll even discover and share a few sewing...

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A serious sewer should take care of their sewing machine just like a musician must take care of their instrument. After all, you use your machine to create. And how much creating can you do with a faulty instrument? A serious sewer...

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10 Great Gifts for the Sewer in Your Life

Buying gifts for some people can be a challenge, especially if they already seem to have everything. After all, you don’t want to give them something that will end up tossed in a closet somewhere. You want your gift to be liked,...

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One of the most rewarding aspects of sewing is interacting with others who love to sew. Through them, you can pick up valuable tips and learn about new techniques. You can plan sewing projects with your circle of sewing friends, and have...

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Are you new to sewing? If you are, then you’re probably feeling a little overwhelmed right about now. There are just so many new things to learn and know. There are hundreds of words and terms you probably don’t know the meanings...

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Sewing is a fun and relaxing way to express your creativity. It’s also an activity that involves a lot of sharp, pointy objects that can be dangerous if not handled with care. Here are some tips that will help you avoid the...

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12 Things That Need to Be In Your Hand Sewing Kit

Most people who hear the words “sewing kit” think of those little travel sewing kits you can buy for less than $10 at a discount or drug store. These kits come with the basics you might need if you have to mend...

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12 interesting Sewing Facts And Questions

What is the most common way to put together your fabric pieces when sewing seams? Right sides together. If you picked "It doesn't really matter", you might want to take up a new hobby! You want the right sides together so that the seam is on the inside of the garment.

Is sewing a hobby that gives you a creative way to relax after a busy day? Or do you use your skill with a needle and thread to supplement your income? Whatever the case might be, having a dedicated sewing room in...

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