4 garments to create this summer!

4 garments to create this summer!

As we rapidly approach the start of summer, you may be looking for craft projects to keep you busy. Now is the perfect time to create a new summer wardrobe for yourself and experiment with garment making. If you’re interested in mastering sewing skills, why not...
Making a memory quilt

Making a memory quilt

When you need something really productive to do to keep you occupied, a patchwork quilt that tells a story is a great project. A memory quilt is one of those types of patchwork that involves thinking a bit more about the meaning of what you’re sewing together, using...
How to get inspired for your next patchwork project

How to get inspired for your next patchwork project

Patchwork is a fun craft that involves sewing different fabrics together to create unique and fun designs. It is easy, however, to get stuck in the habit of creating patchwork quilt after patchwork quilt, rather than exploring different types of patchwork. Below we...
The Top Quilting Projects To Try In Spring 2020

The Top Quilting Projects To Try In Spring 2020

With Spring finally on the way, it’s time for any craft-lover to put away their gloomy shades of blues and blacks and turn to something new. After all, Spring is the time of new beginnings! Though it may gradually begin to warm up, Spring is still the perfect...
Threading Your Overlocker: A Troubleshooting Guide

Threading Your Overlocker: A Troubleshooting Guide

If you have a passion for home sewing, an overlocker is a must-have machine. Not only will it help you carry out jobs like garment alternations more efficiently, you’ll also achieve a much better finish on your hems and seams. However, an overlocker is only a...
Tips On Mastering Patchwork Quilting For Beginners

Tips On Mastering Patchwork Quilting For Beginners

If you are just getting into quilting, making a patchwork quilt is a great place to start. It is lots of fun and also makes it simple to produce quality results. This makes this style of quilting very rewarding and perfect for those who are building up their sewing...
A Quick Guide to Sewing Machine Feet

A Quick Guide to Sewing Machine Feet

When starting out as a beginner in the world of sewing, machine terminology can be overwhelming. We’ve put together this quick guide to give you the rundown on the different types of sewing machine feet, alongside handy tips and tricks of how and when to use...
3 Reasons Why It Is Important To Invest In A Sewing Machine

3 Reasons Why It Is Important To Invest In A Sewing Machine

Different people pursue sewing for different reasons. While some have made sewing their hobby, others use it as a source of income. Home sewing is also popular, with many choosing to repair damaged or worn out dresses or shirts themselves. With your own sewing...
Three reasons to get into patchwork

Three reasons to get into patchwork

If mastering your sewing skills is on your list of things to do, then bringing patchwork into your hobby can be a great way to do this. Making a patchwork quilt can be very satisfying and rewarding, or if you don’t feel like taking on a big project, patchwork...
Skills every sewing beginner should learn

Skills every sewing beginner should learn

When starting out as a novice, it is easy to feel overwhelmed with the wide range of skills you need to grasp. You want to be able to create the most intricate designs, but it’s important not to get ahead of yourself. By mastering the basics, you will have the core...