Smocking is one of the many ways that you can embellish projects made with your sewing machine, whether you are making clothing, quilts, or even some accessories.
Although it’s easy to create a smocking effect on fabric with featureful machines like the Janome 2212, you may be interested in traditional [...]
Whether you’re out for a day of fun or putting in long hours at the office, there is a pair of overalls ready for the task.
Originally associated with farm work and other rough or dirty jobs, overalls periodically become stylish; heading into 2019, they are still going strong after [...]
Nothing looks sharper than a nice suit jacket or blazer for both men and women.
Depending on the purpose and style of the jacket you make using a Juki sewing machine, you may want to make either a single or double-breasted version.
Do you know the difference between the two [...]
Truthfully, accurate body measurements can make or break your project.
Since measuring correctly is not always as easy as it might seem, [...]
One of the best things about changing fashion trends is having new things to make with your sewing machine each year.
For 2019, the fashion focus is on skirts and more specifically, mermaid skirts!
If you’ve ever wondered whether there were new and more creative ways to create skirts on [...]
Applique has always been a great way to embellish the projects you make with your sewing machine.
Reverse applique allows you to make your embellishment even more unique often simply because it is a lesser-used technique.
The next time you’re thinking applique for the garments and items you make with [...]