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Sewing Lesson 4

Lesson 4 – Reading Information on Bolt

Have you ever been fabric shopping and wanted to know what all the information on the end of the fabric bolt means?  It gives the name of the fabric company, the designer, what collection it is from, the pattern number of that particular fabric, the width of the fabric and one thing that you should […]

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How to sew Sewing School Lesson 2

Lesson 2 – Sewing School

I wanted to get this lesson out to you quickly so that you can start your practicing.  You can find the video HERE.  The first video is mostly background stuff and I’m sure you are itching to get started!  This one gets you going learning some new skills.  This video will have you: Sewing Straight […]

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Sewing School

I’m starting a new series on my YouTube channel called Sewing School.  I’m starting at the very beginning – a little like Dorothy on the Wizard of Oz!  You need to start out with the very basics and have the fundamentals down to get going in the right direction.  You can watch my first video […]

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Basics of using a vintage sewing machine

Sewing Machine 101

Sewing machines are a big investment.  Two main options for a machine are new or vintage.  New machines are in two categories: 1) inexpensive with a lot of plastic parts, 2) moderate to expensive with computers and other fancy stuff – still with a good amount of plastic parts. Where do you get a vintage […]

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OK … Today is the day!

I’m doing a soft launch of my new website today.  It has been a struggle to get it up and running and it only has a few “starter” items to get it going, but I promise many more are on the way!  I’m so thankful to all of my wonderful customers who have given me […]

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