Sewing Tip – How to sew the Perfect Curved hem!


Petro of Creative Homemaking shares how to hem a curve when making dresses or circle skirts. Here is an easy method that will give you a smooth, neat finish. Read tutorial  here… Is there a sewing product, or a sewing technique that you want to share?  Submit your sewing tip here for a free featured spot! Stay tuned…

Sewing Tip – How to Install an Invisible Zipper


Ali from Thimberlina says that not all invisible zippers are invisible!  She shares how to ensure your invisible zipper installation is perfect every time using a normal zipper foot and a pencil. Read tutorial here… Do you have a helpful sewing tip that has saved you time, money & frustration ? Share your tip or…

Sewing Tip – How to add Magnetic Snaps to your Sewing Project


Petro of Creative Homemaking shares a short and easy tutorial on how to add a magnetic snap to any sewing project.  Read more here… Do you have a helpful sewing tip that has saved you time, money & frustration ? Share your tip or product review for a featured spot here…  All entries will link to the…

Sewing Tip – How to Laminate Cotton Fabric at Home!


Petro of Creative Homemaking shared this easy tutorial on how to laminate fabric at home. There’s a variety of great sewing projects that require laminated fabric. Read more here… The product used  in the tutorial was *Vilene Lamifix transparent; width 17.55 inch/45cm, price per meter  $15.15 (USD). Lamifix is a new iron-on transparent film that can be…

Sewing Tip – New “Green” Textiles of the Future


 If you’re looking for new textile options, Myra at So Sew Easy shares some old and new fabrics for those who are ecologically and environmentally conscious… Different kinds of eco-friendly fabric and textiles are now being developed and those who are ecologically aware are keeping watch of these innovative and sustainable fabrics. These new “green” super textiles may be…

Sewing Tip – Sewing With Sweater Knits


 If you’ve never used sweater knits before these tips may change your mind! Myra at So Sew Easy shares sewing tips on how to select sweater knits, patterns, and the proper sewing machine settings to get the best results! These highly textural, stretch fabrics can be cozy, lacy, casual, or sophisticated. With a good sweater knit and a little…

Sewing Tip – Fabric Ideas for Long Lasting Children’s Wear


 Myra at So Sew Easy shares a few simple tips to apply when selecting fabric for children’s clothes. All parents would agree that it’s a herculean task to maintain children’s clothes. All the chocolates and cookies that they snack on inevitably leave their mark on that pretty dress or handsome pair of pants, not to…

PDF Sling Bag Pattern – Release


The Sling Bag PDF is available for sale on Etsy! Feedback From Testers! This is a simple to follow pattern a nice project to sit and do with a cup of tea or coffee and make on an evening or in stages, the result its a Beautiful Sling bag you can wear at a gathering,…

Top 10 Sewing Tips & Tutorials – Creative Summer Sewing Ideas!


Include these 5 Sewing Tips & 5 Sewing Tutorials in your sewing arsenal! Use these ideas now or Pin this post for later! Click on the photo to get the link for the tutorial or sewing tip posted on this site. Is there a sewing product, or a sewing technique that you want to share?  Submit your sewing tip here for…

Sewing Tip – How to use the Pintuck Presser Foot!


 If you’re looking to add some decorative stitches to your sewing project, Myra at So Sew Easy shares how to use the pintuck sewing machine presser foot to achieve some pretty cool results! Accurate and straight sewing has never been easier with this simple addition to the machine. Often seen in heirloom sewing mixed in with other decorative…

Sewing Tip – How to Take Your Measurements for a Sewing Pattern


Strikes My Fancy shows you how to measure yourself for a successful sewing pattern fitting. This is part one of a pattern fitting series! And she shows you how to measure properly for the most accurate measurements. The tutorial includes a measurement chart and plenty of photos to explain the measurements.  Read more here… Is there a product, or…

Sewing Tip – How to sew with Canvas Fabric


This sewing tip is submitted by Petro at Creative Homemaking  on how to sew with canvas fabric. Follow these simple, easy tips for sewing with canvas, and you’ll soon be able to successfully make any fun projects that require canvas, for you and your home! Read more here… Is there a sewing product, or a sewing technique…