Sewing for beginners in simple terms

Tips, tricks and advice for the beginner sewist

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Learn to Sew

Introduction. Fundamentals. Basic sewing lessons and techniques

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Step by step tutorials and simple projects. Sewing ideas for kids, their parents and friends.

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Best Sewing Machines for Beginners

Why is it even important to start with a sewing machine for beginners? Why not just plunge in and get one that is filled to the brim with features, so you don’t have to worry about it down the line? Isn’t that what you would do with TVs, smartphones, and computers? The problem with this line of thinking is that a sewing machine requires close involvement, not a passiv [...]

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Best Sewing Machine Black Friday Deals 2018: LIVE updates

Black Fridays have garnered a lot of negative media coverage in recent years, but that still doesn’t render them as commerce events that you should avoid. No matter how much people deride and mock them. On the contrary, Black Friday deals for sewing machines, fabrics and notions are still a fantastic opportunity to furnish yourself with amazing products at an amazing price [...]

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Choosing the Best Fabric for Clothes

You may think that the pattern is the most important first step for making a garment, but the truth is - finding the right fabric is equally important. Even if you think you have the ideal pattern and idea, if you use the wrong kind of fabric to make clothing, you can end up with very disappointing results! So, how do you choose the best fabric for clothes? Usually, a new sew [...]

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Different Types of Denim Fabric

Denim became a popular fabric for making workers clothes in the 18th century due to the fact that it is very durable and resists a lot of wear and tear. Two Americans - Levis Strauss and Jacob Davis were the first to make trousers of this material back in 1873, which later became known as jeans. Over the years though, denim has become a fashionable fabric used both for trend [...]

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