One of the biggest complaints from sewers when sewing with silk fabrics is that it is hard to keep the fabric from shifting. Jill Case shows us three different ways that we can stabilize silk to prevent distortion in our projects. Watch this tutorial and expand your sewing skills by learning how to work with difficult silk fabrics.
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 pockets…Watch 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 without…Watch Now >>
Beth Bradley teaches you how to add elegant embellishments to garments or accessories with different lace applications. You’ll learn the hand-sewing technique for finer and less washed clothing, the fusing technique that is even less durable than stitching, and machine-stitching. Beth also teaches you how to attach lace trim to your garments.Watch Now >>
Nicole LaFoille presents new and helpful stitching techniques for working with tricky fabrics. These techniques open up many unique possibilities for you. See what needles work best when stitching specialty fabrics as well as the most efficient way to cut your fabric. Learn how to do different styles of stitching. For example, zig-zag stitching. Find…Watch Now >>