Tips & Techniques

Need a quick tip or a little hand holding with a sewing technique? Here you go! Click the title to read the post and sew on confidently . . .

turning up the hem

Hemming Knits Without a Struggle


Coats Zippers

Decorative Zipper Tricks


Checking stretch

Checking Percentage of Stretch


swimwear fabric_edited-1

Sewing Swimwear Fabric



Sewing Survival Skills


Notebook Cover

Notebooks & Keeping Track


Sewing Apps McCalls

Sewing Apps


Match Flame

What Kind of Fabric is That?


Waistband Elastic - stitching second end

A New Trick for Waistband Elastic