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Husqvarna Viking Shell Rolled Hem Foot

Husqvarna Viking Shell Hemmer Foot

Use the Husqvarna Viking Shell Rolled Hem Footto stitch a rolled hem in sheer and very lightweight fabrics for evening wear, lingerie, scarves, etc.. There are two sizes to choose from. Use the 2mmHusqvarna Viking Shell Rolled Hem Foot for the finest fa

Lettuce hem tutorial    Take the Dollhouse Designs IRL Dress pattern a step further using this pattern hack that will show you how to create a sleeveless, collarless, dress with a lettuce hem. Your doll will love wearing this cute new dress to all of her summer shindigs!   You will need the IRL Dress pattern to get started.  No additional

Dollhouse Designs Pattern Hack: IRL Dress Modification

Lettuce hem tutorial Take the Dollhouse Designs IRL Dress pattern a step further using this pattern hack that will show you how to create a sleeveless, collarless, dress with a lettuce hem. Your doll will love wearing this cute new dress to all of her summer shindigs! You will need the IRL Dress pattern to get started. No additional

It's been a while since we've had a 'Sewing 201' post! I've been sewing with my rolled hem foot quite a bit lately, so I snapped a few photos. In this blog post I'm going to share some tips and tricks to get this foot working for you. The rolled hem foot sews just that, a narrow rolled hem that's pretty on scarves, blouses, dresses, or even curtains.
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Sewing 201: How to sew with a Rolled Hem Foot — SewCanShe | Free Sewing Patterns and Tutorials

It's been a while since we've had a ' Sewing 201 ' post! I've been sewing with my rolled hem foot quite a bit lately, so I snapped a few photos. In this blog post I'm going to share some tips and tricks to get this foot working for you. The rolled hem foot sews just that, a narrow rolled hem that'

mastering the narrow hem foot, including common errors
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Mastering the Narrow Hemmer, Part Two - Threads

mastering the narrow hem foot, including common errors

Quilts come in all shapes and sizes. As far as quilts are concerned, there is no “right” size. Some are square, some rectangular, some of mine have accidentally become rhombus in shape. When it comes to size, the only question you should care about is, “What do I want and what am I going to …
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The Ultimate Guide To Quilt Sizes - Suzy Quilts

A quilt sizes chart visually showing standard quilt sizes and standard quilt batting. Use this quilt sizes infographic to fit standard beds.

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Printable TIP Downloads

Machine Quilting Helpin the form of usefulTIPS and CHARTSPin to a Pinterest Board (click on image)or Download for Printing (click on title)Joanie’s Tension Guide Free-Motion Quilting Foot Ma…

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Material-Types, Sewing Machine Needle Tutorial, and Quick Color Guide to figuring out which needles are best for the fabric that you are using.
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Sewing Machine Needle Guide

Knowing which sewing needle is needed for the fabric or project that you are working on can be overwhelming, especially if you are just starting out. The type of needle is important, because if you…

Make a Set of Pot Holders or More! Veggie motifs are perfect for any kitchen, and these pot holders are lovely renditions of some of our favorites. There’s an ear of corn, tomato, eggplant and watermelon slice. Make one or all four for yourself or to give. You can also set several of the blocks …
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Stitch Up Some Veggies for Your Kitchen - Quilting Digest

Make a Set of Pot Holders or More! Veggie motifs are perfect for any kitchen, and these pot holders are lovely renditions of some of our favorites. There’s an ear of corn, tomato, eggplant and watermelon slice. Make one or all four for yourself or to give. You can also set several of the blocks …

Starching Fabric for Quilting & Sewing: Good or Bad?
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Craftsy.com | Express Your Creativity!

Craftsy is your online resource for all creative makers, where you can find everything you need – from basic instruction to advanced techniques.

What Types of Thread to Use: A Guide | AllFreeSewing.com
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What Types of Thread to Use: A Sewing Guide

Just like <a href="http://www.allfreesewing.com/Sewing-Tips-and-Tricks/Sew-for-Beginners-Types-of-Fabric" target="_blank">finding the right fabric</a> and the right needle for your patterns, finding out what thread to use is an important step to moving from amateur sewist to smart seamstress. When you truly know your materials well, you can begin to master the art.<br /> <br /> When it comes to the art of sewing that means knowing your fabric and knowing the types of thread you should be…

Sewing Hacks To Make Your Life Easier | DIY Projects

Sewing is really fun and easy with some helpful sewing hacks, so we're sharing more to make your DIY projects even more fun and easier.

Learn about the different types of marking tools for sewing and how to use them on your projects. Fabric marking tools are a key tool in the sewing room.
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Different types of marking tools - The Sewing Loft

Learn about the different types of marking tools for sewing and how to use them on your projects. Fabric marking tools are a key tool in the sewing room.

Finishing Seams for Serging/Overlocking
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How to Finish Seams with your Serger/Overlocker

I’ve been asked how to do this by a few people so I thought it was about time I took a few pictures and made up a tutorial. Overlockers are great for seams, especially on knits, but if you don’t secure your threads, they can come undone. There are a few different ways of doing...Read More »

Joann's Casa collection fabric in soft butter yellow called "Sunshine"

Casa Collection Solid Lining Fabric - Snapdragon

Casa Collection Solid Lining Fabric comes as a large array of colors that can be used to line your special occasion&nbsp;apparel and fashion accessories. These 58 - inch fabric linings are made of 100% polyester and easy to care for, as they are machine - washable. Complement lace, net and sheer outfits, using these stylish special lining fabrics. You can also use contrast lining to lend an enhanced visual appeal. Choose from a wide range of colors that are available. The lining fabrics are…

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Tutorial: Basic Machine Applique Using Fuseable Webbing

Don’t go running and screaming away, I promise this will be quick and painless. And for those of you who haven’t done much with applique, or machine applique, you’ll see this isn&…