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Admit it; you have once bought an awesome pair of jeans only to realize that it has an extra length at the bottom. You wore it for a few days and got frustrated that it gathered dust while walking. Yes, you have the option of hiring a tailor to hem the jeans. However, experts recommend mastering how to hem jeans at ...

Whether you have a regular sewing machine or an industrial one, you must take good care of it. Taking good care of your machine may mean everything from oiling and cleaning it regularly to taking it to a professional to have it examined from time to time. If you ignore this, chances are, the overall performance of ...

Flat felled seams are common in menswear like denim and jeans. You can also spot them in some children’s wear.  Flat felled seams make two lines of stitches on fabrics; hence experts don’t recommend them for all fabrics. There are different ways to make this kind of seams at home using basic tools like a standard ...

Hand sewing is a useful skill, but it’s simply not capable of producing uniform and strong stitches that you can achieve with a sewing machine. However, when you have a machine sewn seam, the first and the last stitches are always the weakest points. For this reason, many sewers protect these weaker stitches with a ...

The truth is sewing is not hard, it is basic stuff, really. However, sewing well is not easy either and it is even harder to sew perfectly. Worry not nonetheless, with the sewing tips and techniques compiled in this article you will be well on your way to making some decent stitches in just a couple of paragraphs. ...

Whether you want to adjust a hem on your clothing, sew a hole in pants, or have aspirations of tackling a DIY project, knowing some basic sewing skills is essential. Fortunately, you don’t need to run out and buy a sewing machine. Learning how to sew by hand is a great skill to have in your arsenal, allowing you to ...

Do you want to display the logo of your favorite brand on your jacket? Do you want to display the skills your kids learned at a summer camp on their backpack or jacket? Do you want to hide torn spots on your clothes without taking them to a tailor? If you answered yes to any of the above questions, this article is for ...

You want to make new curtains, but you don’t have a sewing machine, or, you don’t know how a sewing machine works? Is this really possible to make curtains without sewing? Are the curtains just going to end up a huge mess? These are the questions that so many people are asking. Especially those that are looking for ...

Introduction Before you invest in a sewing machine, there is an important factor you must consider; the sewing machine anatomy. Though sewing machines are all made with the same purpose kept in mind, they can be constructed differently depending on their brand. Naturally, each brand will have their own method of ...

If you’re new to sewing, one of the earliest challenges that you may need to overcome is understanding the differences between a serger and a coverstitch machine. Many people believe that these two machines are basically the same thing, but that is a mistake. They make look similar at first glance, but they are quite ...