After helping service machines this past year I have come to realize that the vast number of 'issues' people are experiencing with their machines are no more than simple maintenance issues or machine misunderstandings. Very few machines are actually broken and even fewer are non-repairable. Does that shock you? Well this might come as an even bigger shock - I'm about ready to spill the inside … [Read more...] about HOME REPAIRS! The Top 11 Reasons ‘You Think’ Your Machine is Broken
When your stitch line starts to wander off the straight and narrow - there are two troubleshooting tips to get it back on course. Often times the simplest answer is the most overlooked. Check out our video for two simple tips that you can do at home before you take your machine in to be serviced. Oh, and as a bonus, I have a little eye candy fabric teaser! You don't want to miss … [Read more...] about Two Tips for a Better Stitch
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!
There is the moment in every new sewists life where a choice must be made, to continue on the path to fearless creativity or do you give up all together. It's the moment when you want to throw your sewing machine out the window and cry. And it is the moment when you're needle won't move, the hand wheel is stuck and you start to panic. Chill OUT, We've all been there ! And I'm going to show you … [Read more...] about My Needle is Stuck! My Hand Wheel Won’t Move! HELP!!!!!!!
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!