A Quick and Neat Alternative to Backstitching

2017-10-13T13:49:46+00:00 October 13th, 2017|Tips & Tricks|

Did you know that there is there such a thing as an alternative to backstitching? Sometimes backstitching is not always the best option when securing a seam. Maybe you know what I'm trying to get at here? Let me explain a bit better. There may come a time when you're [...]

5 Reasons Why you Should Learn to Sew Knits

2017-01-25T14:19:34+00:00 January 25th, 2017|Tips & Tricks|

If you are reading this chances are you may be feeling scared of stretch fabrics, or better even terrified to learn to sew knits! Am I right?! Let's face it... Sewing knits can be a daunting prospect for many who have never ventured into the world of stretch fabrics [...]

Seventies Dress to Forties Tea Dress Refashion

2016-10-20T06:10:54+00:00 September 15th, 2014|Refashions|

Garment upcycling classes sneak peek Garment upcycling  classes are such a fabulous way to learn great sewing and alterations techniques. Some may also add that garment upcycling classes are the way forward in sewing and dressmaking, as well as fashion and the way we look at and value [...]

How to Choose the Best Thread for your Project

2016-10-20T06:10:54+00:00 July 24th, 2014|Tips & Tricks|

When you learn to sew there are many questions and doubts that go through your mind..one of them being- What thread is best to use for my sewing project? Well that's a very good sewing question to ask and despite some differing opinions, I believe that when you learn to [...]

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