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Trim Close to the Seam?

Hi. Thank you for the Advancing Your Sewing Skills class! I am a self taught sewer and therefore am unaware of the finer points of the skill. I have always been told that when trimming the edges of a piece that you are going to be turning to the right side, that it was okay

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Neatly Finished Bias Binding

Thank you for creating the “Using Bias Tape for a Professional Finish” video! I didn’t know that one part of the bias tape was wider than the other! How do I finish neatly if I use bias binding on the hem of a doll dress? The bias binding is going around the hem, but I

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National Sewing Circle Scissors Bundle Sweepstakes Official Rules

National Sewing Circle Scissors Bundle Sweepstakes Official Rules NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. 1. Sweepstakes Entry Period/Sponsor: The NSC Scissors Bundle Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00:01 AM Central Time (“CT”) on 11/10/17 and ends at 11:59:59 PM CT on 11/27/17 (the “Sweepstakes Entry Period”).

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Upcycle T-Shirts

5 Ways to Upcycle T-Shirts

T-shirts are one of those things that you just seem to accumulate more and more of over the years. But you don’t have to get rid of them! Why not try to upcycle them instead into something new? After all, old t-shirts are basically free fabric, right? Check out our 5 ideas to transform and

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