Today’s Tips and Tricks Tuesday is brought to you again by Kaylee Pope, the editor of AllFreeSewing.com! Beginner sewists are often very excited to make their first sewing project from a store-bought pattern. It is so exciting to purchase a pattern and know what it is going to look like! The professional-quality pieces on the […]
Tips and Techniques
Find sewing tips and techniques in this roundup of articles.
Today’s post is brought to you by Kaylee Pope, the sew-savvy editor of AllFreeSewing.com! There is no anxiety sewists dread more than the anxiety that comes when you are snipping away at your precious fabric. The saying “measure twice, cut once” is there for a reason. If you cut your fabric incorrectly, it can ruin […]
Today’s National Sewing Month Project is brought to you by AllFreeSewing.com. How to Clean Vintage Clothing and Fabric Sewing with vintage fabrics can truly add some classy style to your projects. There is just something far too special and stunning about using old fabrics to make new pieces. Whether you are working on a brand […]
When did schools discard sewing basics? I wish schools wouldn’t disregard creative courses and life skill classes so much. When I was in high school (was it that long ago already that I’m using that phrase?), the administration constantly emphasized math and sciences—which is great, we need people to be genetic engineers, doctors, and mathematicians, […]
We all have to start somewhere. Especially in the world of sewing, it is challenging to get on the same level as other sewists who have been sewing for decades, and know the sewing lingo and terminology. I’m self-taught everything. When I was in band, I had to teach myself and work three times harder […]