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Sewing for beginners in simple terms

Tips, tricks and buying advice for the beginner sewist

DIY: Upcycle Your T-shirts Into Cloth Napkins

DIY: Upcycle Your T-shirts Into Cloth Napkins

In this day and age, recycling has become an activity that isn't reserved only for big factories or companies. Practically any household can and probably should practice recycling as much...
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Janome MB-4S Review – Multi-Needle Embroidery for Large or Repetitive designs

Janome MB-4S Review – Multi-Needle Embroidery for Large or Repetitive designs

All of you ambitious and industrious sewing enthusiasts out there who have a desire to turn your favorite hobby into something bigger, better and more important, should probably pay attention...
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Juki TL2010Q Review – Professional Results at Affordable Price

Juki TL2010Q Review – Professional Results at Affordable Price

A sewing machine that’s fuss-free and easy-to-use is every seamstress dream come true. It’s especially important for beginners – you really don’t want an overly-complicated machine to damper your newfound...
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How to Make Felt Finger Puppets {+FREE WOLF pattern}

How to Make Felt Finger Puppets {+FREE WOLF pattern}

Felt finger puppets are a great craft for both kids and adults! They are a ton of fun and surprisingly simple to make. Once you get the hang of this,...
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Denim Bookmark Tutorial {FREE}

Denim Bookmark Tutorial {FREE}

A super simple stash buster - this denim bookmark is super easy and quick to make. Apart from being fun to make, it is a great gift for a friend...
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Differences Between Tailor, Seamstress, Dressmaker and Fashion Designer

Differences Between Tailor, Seamstress, Dressmaker and Fashion Designer

Are regular cops and SWAT team members the same? Are nurses and doctors the same? What about constructors and architects? Or singers and musical instrument players? Just because some professions...
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How to remove embroidery – both hand and machine stitched

How to remove embroidery – both hand and machine stitched

Embroidery is a lovely decorative touch and it usually does its job of improving the overall appeal of a fashion piece quite well. But boy can they get ugly sometimes,...
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Sewing Projects That Sell Really Well

Sewing Projects That Sell Really Well

Basic sewing skills are all you need to get started on a home sewing business. With a starter sewing machine, good iron and chic fabric choices, you can create crafts...
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Best Sewing Machine for Upholstery (8+ Reviewed and Compared)

Best Sewing Machine for Upholstery (8+ Reviewed and Compared)

Furniture pieces, car seats, bicycle seats, and various decorative pieces all go through the process of upholstery in order to be finished. Upholstering or reupholstering is quite often a somewhat...
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How to start a sewing business?

How to start a sewing business?

Nowadays, home business are gaining more and more popularity each day. It's not because people don't like the plain old jobs and going to the office or a workshop or...
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diy surgical scrub cap

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!