We’re almost through the basic theory that a new sewer needs to know. Just a couple more hubs then we’ll be able to dive into the fun projects and procedures. This one is probably going to be the hardest lesson...
Free doll patterns to sew. Free doll making patterns for homemade, vintage rag dolls and simple cloth dolls. Easy doll patterns and how to sew them. Patterns to make fabric and primitive dolls.
Free curtain patterns for making valances, swags, jabots, café curtains, shades and drapes. Some of the best, simple and easy, curtain sewing pattern ideas. Free patterns for DIY window treatments.
Free pattern for making a decorative oven door towel dress. Step-by-step tutorial. How to sew a decorative oven door dress. Outstanding handmade gift idea or craft item to make and sell. Reversible.
Learn how to use the automatic bobbin winder on your sewing machine. This tutorial is perfect for beginners and includes step-by-step instructions and a video.
These are my ten favorite free dress patterns to sew! I hope you enjoy.
Sewing tucks on clothes is another great way of decorating your garment in a stylish way. You can make tucks to show on the outside or inside of clothes. It depends on the type of tucks you want to sew, you can make...
How to alter a cuffed sleeve using another blouse as a model. Well illustrated, useful tips, and ideas for alternative methods are included. Useful for adding a fresh look to the wardrobe.
How do you use those left-over fabrics from your quilt top? How do you layer the front, batting, and back for hand quilting? This hub will show you how the process works and explore alternatives.
The first 'mini-lesson' when I start a new set of 'Learn how to sew' classes revolves around scissors. I have had students show up with the $2.95 household scissors that are on special at Walmart... you know the ones...