Here are several tutorials and techniques to help you with your sewing journey. Whether you’re just getting started with sewing or your machine’s gathered a little dust and you’re looking to “dust off” your skills – here you’ll find useful tutorials that will teach you how to sew. I like to take a no nonsense approach to teaching – meaning I want to teach practical and useful ways to sew. That way you can get stared immediately with your projects. Learn to sew with me and get started on using a skill that you will have for life!
I walk you through all the parts and their function on a machine. This video makes it easy to understand! Get the tutorial here.
I show you how to thread and get started on our machine. Great for first time sewists. Get the video tutorial here/
I show you the basic ( and most important) stitch of them all. And how to use it. Get the tutorial here.
How to choose a sewing machine. Learn what are the traits and abilities of a good machine? Find out here.
It doesn’t matter how long you’ve been sewing, you need to always have a seam ripper at the ready. Learn how to properly unpick a stitch. Get the 411 here.
Here’s a break down of the must haves that every sewist needs in her kit. Get the list and the reasons why here.
Did you know that there are parts to fabric? Learn what they are and why it matters here.
You just opened a sewing pattern and a bunch of papers fell out. Learn what is what and how to get started reading your pattern. Get that article here.
There are several different types of fleece. Learn a few of them and how they differ.
What exactly is a basting stitch and what is it for? Find out here.
Sewing with fur can be tricky – learn the basics.
So soft and so tricky. Learn the tips to make it easier to sew on.
The easy trick to save on this expensive fabric.