If you have ever accidentally shrunken a sweater in the washing machine then you may be familiar with felting. However, you may not know all the fun things you can do to recycle your shrunken sweater. Beth Bradley teaches you how to felt wool and then expresses a few simple sewing techniques for felting. See many of her examples and learn why 100% wool is the easiest fabric to felt. Improve in you sewing skills today while using felting as an embellishment technique!
Because finding an attractive reusable bag can be difficult, Nicole LaFoille teaches you how to make your own reversible and reusable 12 x 12 tote bag. She uses quilting cotton because it is strong enough for both exteriors and needs to be interfaced. So pick out two patterns you like and add cool zippered pocketsWatch Now >>
Beth Bradley provides an overview and introduction to sashiko embroidery designs and techniques. Follow along as she walks you through the process from start to finish. She provides an overview of tools and floss recommendations, as well. Short on time? Beth shows off a specially-designed machine that will give you the sashiko embroidery look withoutWatch Now >>
Jessica Giardino provides a great deal of helpful tips and techniques for sewing bulky fabrics. She will teach you how to tackle these bulky fabrics in the most efficient way. Learn what steps you need to take as well as what the necessary tools are. See what is considered bulky fabric and find out howWatch Now >>
Aurora Sisneros provides great tips for making a beach bag. Use these techniques to save money and make your very own beach bag for the pool, the beach or even a fun family vacation. Learn how oil cloth fabric provides water resistant capabilities making this fabric one of the best to use for making yourWatch Now >>