Four Tips for Solving Skipped Stitches

Tips for Solving Skipped Stitches – from How To Sew

“Ensure smooth stitching each time you start a project with our tips for solving your stitching woes. This is a Machine Minute brought to you by Baby Lock and the Grace machine. Visit www.howtosew.com for more sewing basics and easy projects.” – How to Sew Skipped Stitches: One More Reason Why with SewVeryEasy “One reason your machine … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Sew a Mini Pin Tote - Free Pincushion Pattern from Poorhouse Quilt Designs

Sew a Mini Pin Tote – Free PDF Pattern from Poorhouse Quilt Designs

Stitch this pincushion resembling a tote bag with this free PDF from Poorhouse Quilt Designs.  This little pincushion is a sweet gift for a sewing or quilting friend, and sew one for yourself.  Click the link below and you can download the instructions for this cute pin cushion from there: Free Pin Tote Pincushion Instructions For your … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Quilters World Spring 2015 Issue

Quilter’s World – Spring 2015 Issue + Free Whirling Hexagons Tutorial

See the Quilters World Spring 2015 Issue Quilter’s World magazine instructs and inspires quilters in all aspects of the art of quilt making. Each information-packed issue features exclusive new projects from top designers, the hottest patterns of the moment, helpful reader-submitted tips, editorial reviews of the latest quilt products on the market, and profiles of great … [ Read More at SWN! ]

The Binding Tool Star Quilt: Easy Quilting Tutorial with Jenny Doan of Missouri Star Quilt Co

The Binding Tool Star Quilt: Easy Quilting Tutorial with Jenny Doan of Missouri Star Quilt Co

Published on Jan 8, 2015 The Binding Tool Star Quilt: Easy Quilting Tutorial with Jenny Doan of Missouri Star Quilt Co. MSQC’s Jenny teaches us how to make the easy and beautiful Binding Tool Star Quilt using jelly rolls (2 1/2 strips of precut fabric) and the binding tool template. To get the materials needed … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Beginner Sewing: Elastic Types, Uses, and Methods

Beginner Sewing: Elastic Types, Uses, and Methods

Youtube Channel: SewingPartsOnline Blog: http://www.sewingpartsonline.com/blog/ Sewing with Clear Elastic How to Sew an Elastic Waistband Without a Casing Seven Ways to Sew, Attach, and Use Elastic How to Sew an Elastic Casing Hemming Swimsuit Elastic: Sewing Tips and Tricks Sewing an Elastic Waistband with No Casing Using Narrow Elastic in Fashion Sewing   Shop ARTEZA … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Create a Portable Sewing Kit - Free PDF Pattern from Handmade Harbour

Create a Portable Sewing Kit – Free PDF Pattern from Handmade Harbour

This DIY sewing kit can sit on your knee in the tightest of spots such as bus or train seats, and can provide a little tiny desk for small sewing or needlework projects!  Wendy Massey designed this sewing kit to fold easily and neatly back to an A5 size when your travel ends or you’ve finished your sewing.  A free PDF sewing pattern to download … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Quilting Anonymous  Parody Video    YouTube

Quilters Anonymous (Parody Video) from Superior Threads

“Meet Dave, Hildreth, Jack, and Tyler. All four men have regular meetings where they discuss their secret quilting habits. Look at the Egyptian-grown extra-long staple cotton Hildreth raves about   –   Jack finds himself longing for his sewing machine and neglecting his woodworking. Dave is just one of the crew at the local quilt guild … [ Read More at SWN! ]

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Sewing with Vinyl

  The other half had a significant birthday in May, and I bought him a cigar box guitar  (Yes, that is a guitar made out of a wooden cigar box) and he bought an amplifier to use with it.   He asked me to make covers for them.  Instead I made a cover for my … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Gadgets Guarded + Prym Vario Pliers Demo

Gadgets Guarded + Prym Vario Pliers Demo

While enjoying my Craftsy Course (“Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery” with Jessica Marquez)  I was introduced to the idea of using a light box to trace and transfer embroidery designs. So I went online and found the Mini Sun Ultra Slim A4 LED Light Box.  It had great reviews and I must say I am … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Sewing Notions 101

Sewing Notions 101

Teach Yourself to Sew is a free video series, from the editors of Threads magazine, for beginner sewers or anyone who wants to brush up on their skills. Threads magazine demonstrates basic sewing techniques, shares tips, and gives step-by-step instruction for beginner sewing projects.  Visit ThreadsMagazine.com/sew for more information.  See more: Topic: Sewing Room Tour – Storing … [ Read More at SWN! ]