https://youtu.be/ZJF_mh0FDsA After over 5 years of teaching beginners how to sew I made the decision to bring my basic sewing series to our blog - FREE! Now, nothing compares to Live Learning - I get that! For this reason I still teach locally, providing sewing machines - coaching & cheering you on the entire way. But for those who live afar or have conflicting schedules this is a … [Read more...] about Learn to Sew – The BASICS Series
Learn to Sew
The Bells & Whistles! https://youtu.be/pPl4qgEKQnQ Let's get to the truth - There is nothing intuitive about a home sewing machine and these little plastic monsters can scare you half to death. OK, I'm being a bit dramatic, but in all honestly there are very few pieces of machinery that we need to learn how to actually run in our current day and age. The sewing machine is one of the last … [Read more...] about Anatomy of the Sewing Machine
Whether you've never sewn before or you are trying to remember how to use that darn machine, I've put together 3 videos that will help get you started. From start to finish we Wind the Bobbin, Thread the Sewing Machine & Load our Bobbin every time before sewing. If it seems frustrating now, have no fear, one day you will forget it was ever a … [Read more...] about How to Wind A Bobbin & Thread a Sewing Machine!
Why do my stitches look horrible? What am I doing wrong? Chances are, it's nothing more than adjusting your thread tension. So what the heck is thread tension? I'm going to break it down and make it totally understandable. But know this truth, Thread Tension confuses people who've been sewing for decades so don't get so do me a favor ~ Don't get so tense over thread … [Read more...] about Confused about thread tension? We’re here to help!