What’s The Difference Between Knit And Woven Fabric?

Woven fabrics and knit fabrics are two distinct types of textiles that are created using different methods. Understanding the main differences between these two types of fabrics is essential for any sewist, as it can help them choose the right fabric for their projects and use it to its full … Continue reading

How Do They Make Sewing Needles Anyway?

Sewing needles are a simple yet essential tool in the world of sewing and textile production. They are used for a wide range of applications, from attaching buttons and repairing clothing to embroidery and quilting. While sewing needles may seem like a basic and straightforward item, their manufacture is actually … Continue reading

Here Are My Top 8 Tips for Sewing Faster

Tips for Sewing Faster

People sew for all kinds of reasons. Some, like me, consider sewing as a passionate hobby –which I practice as often as I can. Whereas for others, it can be a means of livelihood or sewing to sell. Whatever the reason you pursue this wonderful hobby, there is nothing wrong in … Continue reading

Do You Need An Industrial Sewing Machine?

Do you need an industrial sewing machine

Do you need an industrial sewing machine?  Take a good look in your basement and perhaps you already know the answer.  Down there under the dusty covers and dark shadows, there are the many wounded soldiers of your exploits and garage sales.  Unless you are an antique dealer or a … Continue reading

Which Sewing Machine Needle? + Bonus Download Worth $1.95 FREE

sewing machine needle

Ok, so you’ve taken up sewing but you’re still learning the ropes, as they say.  When talking about sewing machine needles, people in your sewing circle keep spouting off numbers like 90/14 and 75/11, which makes little to no sense to you…the problem is, you’re just a tad too shy … Continue reading