Heirloom Stitching – How To Do It On Your Sewing Machine!

Sewing Machines

There is nothing more beautiful than garments made using heirloom stitching. Although it looks challenging, did you know it can be done using sewing machines like the Juki TL2000Qi? Heirloom designs can be done more easily than you may think by using many of the built-in, decorative stitches [...]

By | October 18th, 2017|Categories: Sewing Machines|Comments Off on Heirloom Stitching – How To Do It On Your Sewing Machine!

A Close Look At Straight Line Sewing – Janome Presser Feet!

Sewing Machines

Believe it or not, sewing something as simple as a straight line with a sewing machine can be a lot more challenging than it may seem. Sometimes, no matter how much you eyeball it, the needle on your Janome 2212 makes a wavy stitch that looks unattractive on your sewn project.

Well, [...]

By | October 17th, 2017|Categories: Sewing Machines|Comments Off on A Close Look At Straight Line Sewing – Janome Presser Feet!

Interfacing and Adhesive – How Are They Different?

Sewing Machines

If you have been making garments on home sewing machines for any amount of time, chances are you have used or at least know about interfacing. You are probably also familiar with fusible adhesive and web adhesive that are used in many projects.

All of these things are helpful [...]

By | October 14th, 2017|Categories: Sewing Machines|Comments Off on Interfacing and Adhesive – How Are They Different?

Identify The Differences Of Various Plaid Patterns!

Sewing Machines

Oh, those popular plaids. They are fun to work with when creating unique and attractive items on personal sewing machines like the Juki Exceed HZL F300. They are also available in many different colors and styles, giving you many options for obtaining the exact look you want. Some projects [...]

By | October 13th, 2017|Categories: Sewing Machines|Comments Off on Identify The Differences Of Various Plaid Patterns!

Sewing With Nap – Do I Get To Lay Down And Rest?

Sewing Machines

When making projects on sewing machines, you often get to experiment with many types of fabric. You can get some stunning results with napped fabrics, although they can be challenging to use. Before you allow yourself to become so frustrated with nap that you need to take one, learn [...]

By | October 12th, 2017|Categories: Sewing Machines|Comments Off on Sewing With Nap – Do I Get To Lay Down And Rest?

My Quilt Is Ready To Stitch – Which Quilt Design Is Best?

Quilting Machines

The most time-consuming and challenging part of making quilts using quilting machines such as Juki sewing machines is cutting all the pieces for the quilt top, then carefully stitching them together. The next part of the process, which is using a great machine like the Juki TL-2200QVP-S to create [...]

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