Sewing Machine Reviews, Starter Machines

Best Sewing Machine for Beginners: Comparison Reviews of Affordable Starter Models

Sewing is an incredibly rewarding pursuit. It’s something that can be with you for life, whether you’re a craftsperson or a thrifty soul who likes to mend things rather than throwing them away. If you have a bad introduction to sewing, though, you can be put off it for life. What should seem rewarding can… Read More Best Sewing Machine for Beginners: Comparison Reviews of Affordable Starter Models

Needle & Thread University

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

Quilting

Machine Quilting For Beginners: Our Top Tips & Tricks To Get You Started

Making a quilt can be a wonderful project to try, however sewing one by hand can be a nightmare. The best option is to use a sewing machine, however to make sure that your machine quilting project is successful you need some helpful tips to set you on the right track. Preparing your machine with… Read More Machine Quilting For Beginners: Our Top Tips & Tricks To Get You Started

Sewing Machine Reviews, Special Use Machines

Computerized Sewing Machines: What’s All The Fuss About?

If you’re ready to buy your first sewing machine, or if you’re ready to choose a new model as an upgrade from your existing machine, you’re probably wondering which model would be the best one to buy to suit your needs. You’ll almost certainly have heard about computerized machines and will be wondering whether or… Read More Computerized Sewing Machines: What’s All The Fuss About?

Long Arm Quilters, Quilting, Sewing Machine Reviews

Best Sewing Machine for Quilting: Comparison Reviews for Top Rated Brands and Models

In this guide, we’ll introduce you to our picks specifically for quilting. Anyone who’s read our homepage knows that our overall Top Three machines are perfectly good for quilting. These recommendations go the extra mile in that they’re designed specifically for it. Read on to find our in-depth review of three great quilting machines, along… Read More Best Sewing Machine for Quilting: Comparison Reviews for Top Rated Brands and Models

Sewing Machine Reviews, Special Use Machines

Best Sewing Machine: Comparison Reviews of Heavy Duty Models for Thick Fabrics & Upholstery

One common problem with many sewing machines these days is lightweight build quality. Plastic parts make for inexpensive units, and a portable package that’s easy to carry. On the other hand, they make your sewing machine feel rickety and break easily. If you demand something sturdier, look no further than this guide to our favorite… Read More Best Sewing Machine: Comparison Reviews of Heavy Duty Models for Thick Fabrics & Upholstery

Needle & Thread University

Types Of Sewing Machines You Should Know About

Whether you’re brand new to sewing or whether it’s been a number of years since you bought your last sewing machine and you’re wondering how the market has changed, it’s pretty important to know about the different types of machines available so that you can make the right choice for your needs. There are many… Read More Types Of Sewing Machines You Should Know About

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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