Tips for Choosing Sewing Pins

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Although one of the smallest and least expensive sewing tools, sewing pins can be very important for our sewing projects. ZJ Humbach shows the three types of sewing pins she uses the most, and explains what each can be used for. Watch these helpful tips for choosing sewing pins, and get the best tools for your next sewing project.

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7 Responses to “Tips for Choosing Sewing Pins”
  1. Jeanne
    Jeanne

    I love the butterfly pins. They’re great when I’m sewing with several other sewers on projects. Finding my pins at the end is easy and everyone comments how cute they are!

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  2. Olivia
    Olivia

    ZJ, I wish you could share with us the name of that website you alluded to! I’m sure a number of us would love to know.

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    • Customer Service
      Customer Service

      Hi Olivia. I hope you found the video to be both informative and helpful. I use Brewer as one of my supplies for my professional quilting business and have an account with them. To be honest, I am not sure what their policy is for selling to individuals. It may be worth looking into.
      Thanks
      ZJ-NSC

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    • Customer Service
      Customer Service

      Dear Vera-lee,

      Thank you for your patience. In response to your question-

      Yes, I absolutely recommend ballpoint pins for knits.

      Cheers,
      Ashley
      National Sewing Circle Video Membership

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    • Customer Service
      Customer Service

      Hello Miriam!

      -Try a Soap Bar.
      -Use emery strawberry.
      -Use steel-wool pincushion.
      -Use an emery board.
      -Use any ordinary oil.

      Thanks!

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