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Material Cut With Wrong Sides Together

I’m just starting sewing again after 40 years and when I laid out the pattern for my shirt and cut it out, I realized I had the material folded with wrong sides together as opposed to right sides. How much of a difference will this make and what do I have to do differently, if anything, when putting the shirt together to sew?

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National Sewing Circle’s Top 5 of 2019

As we near the end of 2019, National Sewing Circle is looking back at what videos and articles our community has found most useful. We’ve rounded up our top 5 most popular videos and articles, picked by YOU. Read below to see the best of 2019.

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National Sewing Circle Holiday Stocking Contest Official Rules

National Sewing Circle Holiday Stocking Contest Official Rules Official Rules NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. 1. Contest Entry Period/Sponsor: The National Sewing Circle Holiday Stocking Contest (“Contest”) begins at 12:00:01 AM, Central Time (“CT”) on 12/03/19 and ends at 11:59:59 PM CT on 12/31/19

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Show Us Your Project

Whether it’s your first project, or your current work in progress, all are welcome. Show off photos of your sewing projects and be featured on our website! Please share a few words about your project (fabrics used, inspiration for the project, etc.)

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National Sewing Circle Shop & Sew Sweepstakes Official Rules

National Sewing Circle Shop & Sew Sweepstakes Official Rules Official Rules NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. 1. Sweepstakes Entry Period/Sponsor: The National Sewing Circle Shop & Sew Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00:01 AM Central Time (“CT”) on 10/14/19 and ends at 11:59:59 PM CT

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10 Cute & Easy Spring Sewing Projects

10 Cute & Easy Spring Sewing Projects

Spring is the season of rejuvenation and regeneration! So why not start fresh on some new spring sewing projects perfect for the season? Flowers, bunnies, carrots, and baby chicks are themes that make for some super cute projects. Give these projects as a handmade gift, or keep them for yourself as there is a project

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National Sewing Circle Top 7 of 2018

As we near the end of 2018, National Sewing Circle is looking back at what videos and articles our community has found most useful. We’ve rounded up our top 7 most popular videos and articles, picked by YOU. Read below to see the best of 2018. 1. Pajama Pants Pattern Who doesn’t love getting cozy

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