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! ]

Wool Felt Heart Tutorial

Felted Wool Hearts + Hand Blanket Stitch with Quilty

We love Quilty videos!  They are fun, well produced and feature relevant projects for quilters of all skill levels.  This video tutorial from Marianne Fons and her Mom demonstrate how to make a felted wool heart and includes the hand blanket stitch around the edges.  Learn how to make these felted hearts from start to … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Bernina's bernette Chicago 5 sewing machine

bernette Introduces the Chicago 5 Sewing Machine

SOURCE: BERNINA of America BERNINA of America August 26, 2014 14:49 ET bernette Introduces the Chicago 5 Sewing Machine Features Include 212 Stitch Patterns, a One-Step Buttonhole Stitch, 100 Decorative Stitches, and Two Alphabet Fonts AURORA, IL–(Marketwired – Aug 26, 2014) – bernette, which is marketed and sold by BERNINA, is pleased to introduce the … [ Read More at SWN! ]

How to Sew a Basic Hem By Stefanie of Girl. Inspired. for I Heart Nap Time.

How to Sew Basic, Rolled, and Mock Rolled Hems – Basic Sewing Techniques

    A double fold hem is a standard method of finishing edges when sewing.  This type of hem provides a nice neat finish, helps to prevent fraying, and reinforces the edge of the sewing project.  Stefanie of Girl Inspired shows us this basic sewing technique.   [Get the Tutorial] How to Sew a Rolled Hem – from Stefanie Knaus “This video tutorial … [ Read More at SWN! ]

How to Sew a Zigzag Stitch

How to Sew a Zigzag Stitch

Learn how to sew a zigzag stitch with a sewing machine from designer Jennifer Wiese in this free sewing tutorial. More from SWN: Blog Post: Sewing Tip: How To Sew A Flat Zigzag On An Edge Appliqued Baby’s Owl Bib Two Great Seam Allowance Finishes Stacked Tea Cups Applique – Free Tutorial and Pattern Recycled Jersey Knit … [ 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! ]