Practice Makes Perfect Even With Sewing Machine Stitches!

Sewing machines are fabulous tools for making a countless number of fun projects and beautiful garments at home. Yet using these units does require some training and practice. Whether learning on Janome sewing machines like the Janome DC5100 or some other machine, get some good practice sewing the various stitches [...]

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Learn How To Make Covered Buttons With or Without A Kit!

Fabric covered buttons are a great addition to any project made on sewing machines like the Juki HZL LB5100. Frequently made with a kit, these cute accessories can also be made quite easily without a kit by using some sewing machine supplies that most sewers already have. After finishing a [...]

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Sewing Phrases Every Beginner Needs To Learn!

Learning to sew on sewing machines like the Janome DC2014 can be exciting and perhaps a little confusing to some. There are so many new words and terms to learn. While many sewing phrases can be picked up gradually as skills increase, it is always a good idea for beginners to [...]

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Embroidery Machines And Different Types of Stabilizers!

The trick to getting great results using embroidery machines lies in using the right fabric stabilizers. Since embroidery done on Janome embroidery machines such as the Janome MB-4S requires a secure and contained fabric surface, choosing an appropriate stabilizer is essential. Explore the various types of embroidery stabilizers below and [...]

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Detailed Fixes For Sewing Machine Tension Problems!

One common issue when working with all kinds of sewing machines is thread tension. Without the proper tension, stitching can be uneven, the thread can break, and other problems can arise. Fortunately, correcting the tension on Juki sewing machines like the Juki HZL G-220 is not very difficult. After determining the tension [...]

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The Sewing Machine Accessories and Tools Beginners Need!

Creating with sewing machines is easy with the right tools. While the machine is the main item required to make garments and other projects, there are also a number of sewing accessories and supplies that everyone should have on hand. Before sitting down in front of that Janome DC5100, [...]

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Unravel The Mystery of Doing Boxed Corners on Sewing Machines!

Boxed corners are a technique used to turn normal seams done on sewing machines into flat areas, such as the bottom of a boxed tote bag. Creating these corners on sewing machines like the Janome MC9900 may seem difficult; however, it is actually much easier to do than it looks. Best of [...]

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How To Use Hoops on Embroidery Machines For Great Results!

Hooping is an essential skill that anyone who is using embroidery machines must learn to get the best results on their project. The hoop is the main stabilizer for the fabric, which must be well-supported for effective stitching on Janome embroidery machines like the Janome MB-4S. By following the few [...]

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How To Do Blind Hemming on Sewing Machines!

Hems are a neat and tidy way of dealing with the end of the fabric so that projects created using sewing machines have a clean, finished edge. Although most hems made on machines like the Janome MC12000 produce stitching across the fabric edge, there are times when a stitchless look [...]

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What Are Some Tips For Threading Sewing Machine Needles?

Nothing kills the urge to sew faster than a needle that will not thread. Yet the needle and thread are essential parts of sewing machines; without them, nothing will get accomplished. So what can a person do when the needle on their Juki sewing machines will not thread? Following are a few tips [...]

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