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How to Make an Iron on Patch from a Picture(Step by step)

The nineties are back! Fashion is adopting one of the colorful, versatile and top trends on the 90s list, patches! You’ve probably seen them on shoes, coats, trousers, and backpacks and wished to own such a fashion statement. Well, the good news is, it doesn’t have to cost you an arm and a leg. You […]

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How to fuse two pieces of fabric together(6 ways)

There are some situations where you may want to fuse two pieces of fabric together but not want to mess around with needles or stitches. In this post, we’ll quickly take you through how to fuse two pieces of fabric together, and the different ways that you can do so. 1. Fusible Tape The easiest, […]

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Quilting for beginners: What you need to know

Quilts are quaint works of art with colorful patterns and unique motifs. Other than keeping you cozy and warm during chilly nights, quilts are the perfect gift for any occasion. Quilting is an aspect of sewing which many people love to delve into often, for the love of sewing.

You do not have to go all out to purchase an expensive special machine as this can be done using your domestic sewing machine. Yes, quilting can be done using your domestic sewing machine. All you have to do is read on.

Here’s a little something to get you started on quilting.

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How To Do Hat Embroidery

How to Do Hat Embroidery with the Brother PE770

Embroidery is a great way to add some flair to your garments whether its a hat, a pair of jeans, or even household items such as towels. In order to obtain the best end-result, you will first need to get your hands on a quality embroidery sewing machine such as the Brother PE770. This sewing […]

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How To Clean and Maintain Your Sewing Machine

How to Clean and Maintain Your Sewing Machine

A good quality sewing machine earns its keep through evening saving repairs, as a creative outlet, or even as a professional tool. Finding the right sewing machine for you can often seem a little overwhelming, but with such a variety available, there is definitely something for everyone. An important consideration when purchasing a sewing machine […]

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How to Thread a Brother Sewing Machine

Brother sewing machines are very popular both for high-volume commercial use and for creative embroidery. If you are using one of these machines for the first time, learning how to thread a brother sewing machine is one of the first things that you should know.  While some may say that it is quite challenging, with […]

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Best Sewing Machine Oil

Best Sewing Machine Oil: 8 Picks For Smooth Running Machines

Sewing machines are made up of a lot of moving parts that sometimes get stiff and rigid. Luckily, there are special kinds of oils designed to be used on machines to lubricate it. These are the perfect substitute for spray- and petroleum-based lubricants. In fact, a quick search online would show you a long list of […]

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Tips for Repairing a Sewing Machine

Tips for Repairing a Sewing Machine: The Common Problems and Solutions

Did you ever wonder if there are tips for repairing a sewing machine that you can apply instead of bringing it to the professional repairman each time some issues occur?  As is the case with any machinery or similar products, there are ways to go about your sewing machine issue, depending on the gravity of […]

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