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Sewing Machine Storage, Maintenance, and Repair: The Complete Guide

Owning a sewing machine has long provided ease of use for designers, embroiders, and sewing enthusiasts, but like all machines, malfunctions can occur. It is also important to store sewing machines properly when not in use, in addition to knowing how to properly oil and maintain a sewing machine for years of use. With this… Read More Sewing Machine Storage, Maintenance, and Repair: The Complete Guide

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Parts Of A Sewing Machine Explained: What They Do & How They Work

If you’re planning on buying a sewing machine, or you already have one but aren’t sure quite what all of its components do, it’s time to learn more about its different parts and the way in which they work. While, of course, you already know your machine has a needle, a pedal and a place… Read More Parts Of A Sewing Machine Explained: What They Do & How They Work

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Sewing Tools & Notions Every Needleworker Should Have On Hand

Whether you’re brand new to needlework or whether you’re already a keen sewer and just want to check that you have everything you need to maximize your enjoyment of your sewing projects, there are some sewing tools and notions that every keen needleworker should invest in. The term “sewing notions” may be alien to you,… Read More Sewing Tools & Notions Every Needleworker Should Have On Hand

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Free Sewing Patterns For Beginners: See All The Best Places To Look For Templates And Tutorials

If you’re relatively new to sewing, have now mastered the basics and are ready to begin work on some simple sewing patterns for beginners, you need to know where to find the best resources. Whereas in the old days you actually had to buy patterns from stores, these days you can just go online to… Read More Free Sewing Patterns For Beginners: See All The Best Places To Look For Templates And Tutorials

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Sewing For Kids: Fun Advice For Teaching Young Ones Needlework

If you’re always on the lookout for fun activities to try with your kids, needlework could be the ideal choice. Fun, practical and, above all, simple enough for even a small child to get to grips with, sewing for kids is one wonderful way to teach your child new skills and keep them entertained at… Read More Sewing For Kids: Fun Advice For Teaching Young Ones Needlework