Basics and Tutorials

Learn all of the sewing basics like how to gather fabric and how to thread a sewing machine. With so many sewing for beginners guides, along with easy tutorials and more, you will be ready to expand your sewing skills quickly or at your own pace.

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How to Hem Lightweight Fabrics Tutorial

"Lightweight or sheer fabrics are so beautiful to use in your sewing… More

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Understitching a Facing, Neckline, or Lining

"In a lined garment, the understitching is there to keep facings and… More

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How to Sew Piping

It is always fun to learn new sewing tips and tricks to make your… More

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How to Install the Heavy Duty Snaps

"Learn how to install heavy duty snaps that are perfect for heavyweight… More

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How to Sew with Peppered Cottons

Have you ever worked with Peppered Cottons fabric before? If you haven't,… More

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Bound Seams

Learn to hand sew with bound seams, a sewing technique to make your… More

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How to fix jeans with a small rip

Do your favorite pair of jeans have a rip or hole that needs fixing? With… More

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How to Make Your Own Double-Folded Bias Binding

As you get more adventurous with your sewing projects, you'll likely come… More

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How to Tailor Shirts Sewing Tutorial

If your shirts dont fit you correctly, follow the How to Tailor Shirts… More

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How to Sew Binding onto a Quilt

"Find an illustrated guide to sewing a basic binding onto a quilt or other… More

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How to Add a Lace Overlay

"Lace overlays make a gorgeous statement on your handmade garment. It can… More

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How to Shorten a Metal Zip

"It's not always possible to get a zip in the exact length that you… More

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How to Sew a Lettuce Edge Hem

"Do you own anything with a lettuce edge hem? Typically seen on little… More

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How to Square up and True up Fabric

Ever struggled squaring fabric? Rest assured, youre not alone! Ive been… More

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Fabric Gathering Tutorial

A few basic sewing skills can open the door to a variety of marvelous… More

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