A while ago I had a lovely reader (Hi Crystal!) asking me suggestions about a “learning kit” to start sewing.
To be honest, it’s a kind of question I often am asked: where to start, sewing
I often try to challenge myself trying new things and this time happened to me to try a rag apron.
Me and a few other Independent designers and friends decided to team up and swap one
Here we (finally) are with the second part of this tutorial to create a wooden clapper and point presser from scratches (and spending little, or even no money): let’s get our hands dirty!
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When I started sewing, a “while” ago, I remember mom (and dad too) unpicking seams with nail scissors: their curved and pointy blades were easily reaching threads between fabrics layers. It always was a
Hands-Free Asymmetrical Bag PDF pattern: my new one! It's a great challenge if you like sewing bags! Plenty of pockets and features, optional piping included!
Here's part two: all the worst beginner sewing mistakes and how to avoid them. Now that we've got all ready, let's start sewing without too many errors!
Learn all about worst beginner sewing mistakes every sewist need to avoid. Preparation is the stage that decide if your project is going to fail or win, here are the most common problems you can skip if only you know them!