• Choose the Right Sewing Scissors
    4:47

    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

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  • using fusible interfacing to make patterns last longer
    1:43

    There are some patterns in sewing that we use over and over again. Stacy Grissom shows us an easy to way to make your sewing patterns last longer by using lightweight fusible interfacing. Simply fuse to the back of your pattern with an iron, and your paper patterns will last much longer!

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  • reverse applique and t shirt applique ideas
    12:36

    Reverse applique can be a great way to add embellishments to your sewing projects. Nicole LaFoille walks you through a couple of reverse applique projects – but with a twist! Watch as she shows you how to make fun and unique decorative pillows, as well as t-shirt applique ideas using this technique.

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  • Sewing with Laminated Fabrics
    2:33

    Sewing with laminated fabrics can be very fun, but also challenging as the fabrics tend to be very sticky. Aurora Sisneros shows us a few tricks to help us work with sticky fabric and how to set up your sewing machine to prepare for working with these types of fabrics.

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  • Tips for Threading a Serger
    3:30

    Threading a serger is never any fun, no matter how experienced of a sewer you may be. Aurora Sisneros walks us through her way of completing this tedious task and make it a bit easier, and less time consuming. This helpful trick can make a sewer’s life much easier! Watch and learn today how threading

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  • Tips for DIY Binding
    20:20

    Ellen March goes through each critical step with you for making your very own bias binding. Learn how to find the exact yardage you will need for making your own binding. Also, see how to match your project perfectly with your customized bias binding. Advance in your sewing skills by creating your very own bias

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  • Using Soap as a Marking Pen
    1:19

    Have you ever ran out of tailor chalk or lost your tailor chalk in the middle of sewing project? If so, Leah Rybak shows you how using a bar of soap as a marking pen is a great and simple alternative! See an awesome example for using this technique and learn how to efficiently break

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  • How to Prevent Sewing Thread Breakage
    1:21

    Aurora Sisneros provides helpful tips and techniques for preventing sewing thread breakage. Find out how to put moisture into your older thread by just a few household items. See how simple it is to strengthen your thread! Related Article: Keep Your Thread Long and Strong

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  • Sewing Curves with Notching
    0:27

    Stitching curves has never been easier. In this video, learn some helpful tips and techniques for notching curves when sewing for different projects. Also, find out what tools work best for reducing bulk. Improve your sewing skills with these quick and easy tips for notching curves.

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