Ever wonder how your machine makes different stitches with a turn of a knob or click of a button? Today I’m going to get into the nitty-gritty and show you exactly how! As always, every machine is slightly different, so this will be an overview of a very technical aspect of sewing. These parts of […]
Didn’t get the chance to make it Sunday? Take a look at the Miele ironing systems that will be available to those renting out the back room! We had some great questions this month – I’d like to thank everyone who came. The Miele Irons Firstly, I’d like to say that these are my honest […]
There is nothing worse than sitting down to work on a project, only to find your sewing machine doesn’t want to cooperate! Today, I’d like to cover a few common sewing blunders that you can fix yourself at home.
Just like a car, a sewing machine requires occasional maintenance to keep it running smoothly. In between tune-ups, there are a few things you can do to keep your machine happy.
I know, I know – that tension dial is a scary thing. It doesn’t have to be, I swear! Most sewers have no issue with adjusting the stitch type, length and width. However, that last dial (or button, if you have a computerized machine) is terrifying. Many refuse to touch it with a ten-foot pole. […]