How to choose a sewing machine: Everything you need to know before you buy!

How to choose a sewing machine: Everything you need to know before you buy!

So you want to learn to sew and are looking for a beginner sewing machine. Heading into a sewing machine store can be overwhelming, with everything from simple machines to devices that look like they could launch a space shuttle. So what do you need to know before you buy your first sewing machine? Here’s…

Serger Troubleshooting Guide: Quickly fix your serger woes

Serger Troubleshooting Guide: Quickly fix your serger woes

I love sewing with my serger. It’s fast and the finish looks so professional. But when things go wrong, it can be difficult to know where to start serger troubleshooting. Here’s what to check when things go wrong with your serger: Here’s what to check when things go wrong with your serger: 1. Is the…

25 best absolute beginner sewing projects (you’ll WANT to sew)

25 best absolute beginner sewing projects (you’ll WANT to sew)

Just because you’ve never sewn a seam, learning to sew shouldn’t be boring. Find the perfect beginner sewing projects with this collection of patterns and tutorials. Clothing, accessories, quilts, bags and projects for home – there’s something for everybody!  I grew up watching Mum sew my clothes. But I didn’t learn to sew until a…