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Sewing for beginners in simple terms

Tips, tricks and buying advice for the beginner sewist

Multi-pocket Canvas Tote Bag

Multi-pocket Canvas Tote Bag

Multi-purpose, quick drying and durable: this multi-pocket tote bag is the perfect bag to take when grocery shopping, going to the beach, picnic, or even traveling. With 8 pockets of...
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15+ FREE Elephant Stuffed Animal Sewing Patterns – a Guide to Handcrafted Cuddles

15+ FREE Elephant Stuffed Animal Sewing Patterns – a Guide to Handcrafted Cuddles

Elephant plushies are super special to kids and grown-ups alike, bringing out a sense of awe and warm fuzzies. They're perfect for snuggling up with for a nap and sparking...
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How to Use Hemming Tape

How to Use Hemming Tape

Hemming tape, aka fusible or fabric tape, is a handy invention that can be used to create hems, especially when you are in a hurry or would prefer not to...
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Stuffed dog sewing patterns – Stitch by Stitch, Bringing Furry Friends to Life

Stuffed dog sewing patterns – Stitch by Stitch, Bringing Furry Friends to Life

Sew a charming puppy gift or cuddle a furry friend with these charming stuffed dog sewing patterns. Crafted with love and attention to detail, these stuffed dog patterns will guide...
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[Free] Bird Stuffed Animal Patterns to Sew Feathered Friends

[Free] Bird Stuffed Animal Patterns to Sew Feathered Friends

Imagine a cozy afternoon spent stitching together a vibrant flamingo or majestic robin. These bird stuffed animal patterns offer a delightful crafting experience, allowing you to bring feathered friends to...
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How to Finish Zipper Ends – Three Easy Methods [VIDEO]

How to Finish Zipper Ends – Three Easy Methods [VIDEO]

Want to finish your zipper ends for a professional look?  We show you how to finish the raw end of zipper tape in three different ways so you never risk...
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Free Hat Sewing Patterns – Easy DIY Projects for Stylish Headwear

Free Hat Sewing Patterns – Easy DIY Projects for Stylish Headwear

Sewing hats from scratch is really exciting. Imagine creating a bespoke piece of headwear that both functional and stylish. With a wide range of hat sewing patterns available, we have...
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How to Make Stylish Bow Headbands for Any Age! [from Babies to Adults]

How to Make Stylish Bow Headbands for Any Age! [from Babies to Adults]

Make a few these easy DIY bow headbands and mix and match them for even more options. They are incredibly easy and quick to sew Below you will find my...
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Broken Dishes Quilt Pattern Designs and Blocks you’ll love

Broken Dishes Quilt Pattern Designs and Blocks you’ll love

The Broken Dishes quilt pattern is a classic quilt design that has been cherished by generations of quilters. Its name originates from the motif resembling shattered pieces of ceramic plates,...
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Triangle quilt patterns

Triangle quilt patterns

  16 Half Square Triangle Quilt Patterns https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0OLrB7V_edc written tutorial: Createwithclaudia Designing with triangles by Freshlypieced HST layouts https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TCVw9YW4ooY by Haileystitches Ombre – modern triangle quilt pattern by Seekatesew Strip Tube...
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3d face mask pattern

Free Face Mask Pattern (Tutorial+Video)

How to make yourself a fitted half face mask

DIY cloth face mask with ties

DIY Cloth Face Mask with Ties

Make yourself a pleated fabric face mask with fabric ties

how to sew a surgical face mask

DIY pleated surgical mask pattern

How to make a pleated surgical face mask in 5 minutes

 

Where to start
  • Product guides: If you are looking to buy a machine browse or search the product guides to pick the best one for you. No matter whether you are looking to create fashion, to make home decorations, crafts, or even quilts, we have a guide with just the top picks so you can easily find the most suitable model for your needs. Having the right machine and using quality supplies is crucial. Get this wrong and it can quickly turn the blissful experience into a frustration. This is why we have a section with practical tips and advice that strive to answer the most common question and provide solutions to the problems.
  • Types of machines: If you are still not sure which one is for you, I recommend you read this guide where we break down the different categories according to the skill level (beginner, intermediate or advanced), the intended application (sewing, quilting, embroidery), the fabrics you use most often, whether they are computerized or manual, and even by their size. It will give you a head start and a quick understanding of the available options, as well as giving you a handy list of the top pick in each category, so you can figure out which is best for you without much hassle.
  • Learn to sew: here we go through the basics, which will be the best fabrics for your current project. Basic troubleshooting tips for all common problems: thread jamming, wrong fabric or thread, problems with sewing heavy fabrics properly and plenty of other issues
  • Patterns and tutorials: we have a massive collection of patterns for items you can use daily. Key holders, toys, They are both very easy and real fun to sew even by the tiny sewists.Sew on!