May 2009 archive

Sewing Tip: The 6 Must Have Cutting Tools For Any Sewing Project

When you’re first learning how to sew, the only cutting tool you may be aware of is a pair of scissors. Fair enough. I know that when I first started sewing, all I had was one pair of sad looking scissors that I used for everything. Now that I’m wiser… sort of… I have a small but effective collection of cutting tools that make my life so much easier. So, even if you’ve been sewing for a while, I think you’ll find this list of must-have cutting tools helpful. Read more…

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How To Make Pinch Pleat Curtains

Learn how to sew professional pinch pleated drapes with step by step illustrated instructions and detailed video tutorials. Jenny T. shows you how to sew unlined, lined and interlined pinch pleated drapes. Triple pinch pleats, french pleats, goblet pleats and box pleats. Read more…