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DIY Cardigan Cuffs

DIY Cardigan Cuffs Sweaters stretch out every time you wear them. Clothes just cannot stay exactly how you bought them. Baggy sweaters not only grow increasingly uncomfortable, they look silly, too. Tighten the cuffs on a baggy cardi with these DIY Cardigan Cuffs. This is such a simple way to make a sweater or cardigan comfy and practical. You could easily apply this tutorial to other clothing pieces like jackets, long-sleeved shirts, and dresses, as well.


Make Your Own Pattern

Make Your Own Pattern If you can't find a free sewing pattern that matches an idea for a sewing project you have, learn how to Make Your Own Pattern! Sure, the idea of piecing together your own outline for a project can sound daunting, but this tutorial on how to draft a basic pattern from your existing clothing and accessories will prove invaluable to your personal skill growth and budget. Pretty soon you'll be able to design and make your own clothes with ease and confidence.


How to Label Your Crafts

How to Label Your Crafts Looking for a fun way to make your sewing projects look entirely professional? Then it is time to learn How to Label Your Crafts professionally. Use this custom label tutorial to learn how to sign your artwork like a true and professional artist. It does not matter whether or not you are gifting your projects or selling them at a local art fair, no matter where they end up, people will know exactly where they came from!


Printable Sewing Machine Practice Sheets

Printable Sewing Machine Practice Sheets If you are just learning to sew or teaching someone to sew, these Printable Sewing Machine Practice Sheets are a great way to practice stitching without wasting too much fabric or thread. These printable tutorials are a great way to teach kids how to sew, as well. You can use an extra dull needle or even skip the needle until you feel like your kiddo is ready. Plus, with so many options, these are great practice for every level of sewist.


All Knowing Zipper Tutorial

All Knowing Zipper Tutorial If you have any questions on how to sew a zipper, this All Knowing Zipper Tutorial is the resource you're after. From the anatomy of the fastener to tips on sewing a reduced zipper, this set of instructions is exactly what you need. Get the skinny on details such as the zipper tape, bottom stop, teeth and more. By the end of this write-up you'll feel like an expert in the field of fashionable fasteners. Brush up on your sewing knowledge today and learn how to create zipper tabs and more.


No Knot, No Tail

No Knot No Tail Here's a sewing tutorial for eliminating the annoying knot-tying step in hand-sewing. Use the "no knot, no tail" technique in all of your beginner sewing projects.


Sewing Basics for Beginners

Sewing Basics for Beginners Are you a sewing beginner? Do you have only the vaguest idea of what a bobbin is or how to tie a knot that won't come undone the second you've finished tying it? Then Sewing Basics for Beginners is the easy sewing tutorial for you! This awesome how-to will teach you everything you need to know as you begin your sewing journey. These are tips and tricks that will be useful forever, whether you're darning socks or sewing an entire new wardrobe.


How to Sew an Invisible Hem

How to Sew an Invisible Hem If you are looking for a quick and easy way to hem a too-long pair of pants or a skirt, this tutorial for How to Sew an Invisible Hem is just what you need. There is no need to take your ill-fitting clothing items to the tailor if you know how to sew your own invisible hem. This is a super simple technique to learn, and you don't need a sewing machine at all. Make all your clothing fit just the way you want it to with this tutorial.


How to Bind in the Round

How to Bind in the Round If you are looking for a new sewing tutorial to add another great skill to your sewing arsenal, you absolutely need to check out How to Bind in the Round. This simple and easy-to-follow binding tutorial will show you exactly how to create round necklines and sleeves to any of your sewing projects. Sewing tutorials and skills like this really help you add a professional edge to your sewing projects. You will not regret it.


How to Resize a Bra

How to Resize a Bra If you have recently lost a lot of weight or happened to purchase a bra that is a few sizes too big, this How to Resize a Bra tutorial is exactly what you need. This amazing tutorial shows you exactly how to alter the back strap to a bra to make it fit perfectly. If your bras feel uncomfortable, it might be time to measure your bra size and reevaluate the size you are wearing. Luckily, if you find out that you need to go down a size or two, you can use this easy-to-follow tutorial.


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