Table of Contents Sewing with thread and needleTimelineThe first practical sewing machine for home useAmerican entrepreneur Elias HoweThe path to a working prototypeThe first in a legacy of legal battles regarding the invention of the sewing machineIsaac Singer and...Click to read full article
Table of Contents Sewing machinesWhat are sewing machines used for?SergersWhat are sergers used for?Stitches a serger can performCan a serger replace a regular sewing machine?Quick comparison: when to choose a serger vs sewing machineFrequently asked questions You may...Click to read full article
Table of Contents Classes of Difficult Fabrics to SewDelicate FabricHeavy FabricSheer FabricStretchy FabricWhat Fabrics are Easy for Beginners? Sewing can be a rewarding, creative and relaxing activity. It can also be frustrating, especially when you’re a...Click to read full article
Using the right type of thread for the right garment and machine has a substantial impact on the quality and strength of the stiches you make, and this affects the overall quality of any item you sew. Our guide will help you find the best thread for your sewing machine and fabric. We sieved through hundreds of thread brands so you won’t have to.
Table of Contents 1 You’ll Probabbly Mess Up At Some Point – That’s OK2 – Seam Allowances Are Important3 – You Need Help I made my first stitches with a sewing machine when I turned 6 years old. Since then, I developed an interest in...Click to read full article
Your new obsession might be that brand spanking new modern computerized sewing machine, however, a vintage machine can still hold a special place in your army of home sewing machines. And when I say vintage machines, I’m talking about the heavy, metal,...Click to read full article