Sewers and woodworkers have one thing alike – we need the right tools for the right job. One of the most important tools for sewers that we overlook is the scissors. ZJ Humbach shows us all of the different types of sewing scissors and what each is used for – from shears for fabric cutting to snips for taking out stitching. Watch this video and find out what types of scissors you need in your sewing arsenal.
Stephanie Ohnmacht shows you the best way to sew corners when sewing your fabrics. With a little help from these step-by-step instructions, you’ll learn how to trim, turn, and eliminate bulk to create a strong, structured corner! Once you’ve mastered this technique, learn how to sew box corners! This is another useful skill for sewing…Watch Now >>
Ashley Briggs demonstrates how to make reverse applique as well as how to add elements to your projects through utilizing reverse applique. Use these helpful tips and techniques to advance your projects and create a successful product. Ashley demonstrates how to apply reverse applique to a bag. Find out how to properly stitch your applique…Watch Now >>
Jessica Giardino shows how to make fun projects using faux appliqué. Learn how to make your own fabric as well as how to transfer photos onto your fabrics. Find out how to add batting to the back of your pieces and see which tips will help you create your best work. Related Article: All About…Watch Now >>
There are many benefits to using pattern weights when making clothes. This demonstration shows several different pattern weights you can use as well as tips on how to best use them. Learn which pattern weights work best with specific fabrics and use these tips to assist your sewing at home.Watch Now >>