One of the great things about patchwork sewing is that you get to make up the patterns and fabric placement as you go. However, this means that you may not be pinning your fabric beforehand, but rather adding small pieces of fabric under your presser foot as you go. It can become time consuming to have to stop and raise the presser foot each time you want to add a new piece, and can also be dangerous if you are trying to use your finger to push the fabric under the foot without raising it. In this video, Tara Rex shows you a great fabric-feeder stylette tool that can be used to safely speed up any patchwork project. And the best part – it’s customizable!
It’s always fun to create a new accessory – especially a new bag! Once you have finished sewing a new bag, piping cord is a great way to make the bag look finished. While many patterns suggest folding the cording over itself, Stacy Grissom shares a tip on how to sew on piping, and how to… Read more »Watch Now >>
Learn how to make a cute kids skirt pattern based on individual measurements. Holly Willis takes you step-by-step through how to create the pattern, cut the fabric and construct the skirt in this fun and quick sewing project tutorial. Pattern This most important part of learning how to make a circle skirt pattern, or most… Read more »Watch Now >>
Click here to download the pattern for this project Whether you like to wear one every time you cook, or you want to dress up for an upcoming dinner party, this vintage inspired apron is the perfect project. Jessica Giardino will show you everything you need to know on how to make an apron, from… Read more »Watch Now >>
How to Measure If you are sewing your own purse it will either come with pattern pieces specifically for the lining, or you can use the outer purse pattern pieces to create you own. If you want to line a purse you already have, Jessica show you how to trace or measure the purse in… Read more »Watch Now >>