NSC LIVE: May 2017

Join us for another installment in our NSC Live series with the wonderfully talented Nicki LaFoille on Thursday, May 4th at 7:00 p.m. CST. Nicki will be answering your sewing questions in this interactive and informative Q&A.

NSC GOLD: Machine Issues

Join us for our next installment in the NSC Live Gold series with National Sewing Circle editor Ashley Hough as she talks to you about common sewing machine issues – and how to address them! We’ll be going live with this special event on Friday, May 7th at 7 P.M. CST. See you there! Gold… Read more »

NSC LIVE! April 2017

During the April NSC LIVE, Nicki LaFoille discussed how to remove excess ease from a sleeve cap and how to make continuous binding. She also explained several ways to hem bias cut fabric.

NSC LIVE! March 2017

During the March NSC LIVE, Nicki LaFoille discussed some of the popular types of thread and what you can use for everyday sewing, how to work with stretchy knit fabric, and why to use a twin needle.

NSC LIVE! February 2017

In this month’s NSC LIVE with Nicki LaFoille, learn all about needles – including what the different sizes are, when you should use different sizes and types of needles, how to tell when you need to change a needle, and creative ways to store them so you know for sure what kind you are putting… Read more »

NSC LIVE! January 2017

In this month’s NSC LIVE, Nicki LaFoille shared tips for installing zippers on knit garments, explained some of the different types of stabilizers used for embroidery, and discussed small applique.

NSC LIVE! December 2016

During the December Live Event, Nick LaFoille demonstrated how to thread and use a double needle, how to miter a corner, and how to use a buttonhole foot. She also discussed thread storage, embroidering on fleece, and several different pattern alterations.

NSC LIVE! November 2016

During the November Live Event, Nicki LaFoille taught how to make several pattern alterations, including changes to the shoulder, waist, and leg areas of garments. Nicki also discussed how to use an old garment two different ways by taking it apart. Other topics included embroidery, stabilizers, and how to pair the right stabilizer with the… Read more »

NSC LIVE! October 2016

In this month’s NSC Live, Nicki LaFoille discussed pattern alterations, ideas on where to start when it comes to learning to sew, great tips for keeping embroidery designs aligned both in and out of the hoop.

Exclusive LIVE Event: Patterns

Join us for our first ever NSC Live GOLD event with NSC editor and all around sewing expert Ashley Hough. Ashley will be guiding you through the basics of pattern reading, sharing her best tips and tricks along the way. We’ll be going live on September 26th at 7 PM CST – don’t forget to… Read more »