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Six More Ways to Make Money with Your Sewing

As you’ve already discovered; sewing is an amazing hobby that lets you use your creativity, save money on clothes and home accessories, and gives you some “me time”. But eventually you may find your home is overrun with artsy pillows, cute tops,...

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7 Things to Consider Before Buying a Sewing Machine

Buying your first sewing machine can feel like a daunting task. There are so many options to choose from. We’re going to discuss a few things you should think about in advance. There are pros and cons when considering who to buy...

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Five Best Beginner Sewing Books

When you start the craft of sewing there is a lot to learn. It can sometimes seem overwhelming in the beginning. What do you need to buy? How do you set-up and use a sewing machine? What projects should you attempt first?...

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How to Sell More of Your Sewing Projects

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Sewing is fun hobby that many people enjoy. But at some point you might want to attempt to sell your projects to make some extra cash. Here are a few skills you’ll need to learn to help you sell more of your...

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Starting a Sewing Club for Kids

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Those that love sewing often want to share that love and teach others this fun and useful skill. A sewing club is one way to share your talents with a younger generation. Parents are always looking for new ways to entertain their...

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12 Home Decor Sewing Ideas for the Winter

While the snow is falling, you probably want to create something that fits the theme. If you like to sew, the possibilities are endless! Here, we will take a look at 12 ideas to get you started.   A warm blanket in...

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Sewing, Why it’s Not Just for Women Anymore

For many years sewing was considered a hobby only for women. No men allowed! But times are changing. Many men are finding this craft to be an enjoyable and practical way to spend some free time. Here are a few of the...

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Why Sewing Improves Your Mental Health

You know you love sewing. When you finish a project you feel happy and can’t wait to get started on the next. But do you ever feel guilty for the time you spend on your sewing? If so. STOP IT. Right now....

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Top 10 Best Sewing Machines (Updated 2019)

(Last Updated February 13 2019) Looking for a new sewing machine? Then you’re in luck. Now days, there are hundreds, if not thousands, of sewing machines to choose from. No matter your budget or experience level, chances are there’s a sewing machine...

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37 Pretty Bags Sewing Projects

It's no surprise that most people choose bag projects for their intro to sewing as it is fun to make aside from being useful. We at Sew My Place, like our DIY bag projects so here's a short list of 37 Pretty...

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