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Why Would I Want A Straight Stitch Sewing Machine?

Sewing machine technology has advanced to the point where you can now buy models that have hundreds of built-in stitches and perform a multitude of functions to do almost any type of sewing.

Still, it’s interesting to note that even with all that variety and capability, 90% of the sewing [...]

January 14th, 2020|Sewing Machines|

Learn About The Stitch-In-The-Ditch Quilting Technique!

A great thing about machine quilting is that there are many techniques you can use to get different results with your quilting project.

When you want to allow the stitches on the top quilt to create their own design, try free-motion quilting with your sewing machine.

On the other hand, [...]

December 30th, 2019|Sewing Machines|

Consider The Advantages of The Janome Memory Craft 14000!

A great way to expand your sewing hobby, whether you make clothing, accessories, home decor, or even toys, is with a sewing machine that also does embroidery.

Janome embroidery machines like the MC 14000 give you the best of both worlds, allowing you to sew any type of project and [...]

December 12th, 2019|Sewing Machines|

Sewing With Sequins For Christmas – Make It More Fun!

Of all the adornments and embellishments you can add to the projects you make with your sewing machine, none is more glittery and glamorous than sequins.

Even if you’ve never had a reason to use sequins in your projects, all that glint and glitter is just perfect for holiday garments [...]

November 25th, 2019|Sewing Machines|

Don’t Ruin That Outfit – Read The Sewing Pattern First!

It can be really disappointing spending hour upon hour working on a project on your sewing machine only to have it look less than perfect when you finish it.

What went wrong? If your sewing machine is working properly, why didn’t your project turn out right?

There are actually some [...]

October 22nd, 2019|Sewing Machines|

Dare to Make Your Sewing Dazzle – Try Bobbinwork!

Today’s sewing machines give you countless ways to embellish your sewing projects, from the use of fancy threads and functional presser feet to using built-in decorative and embroidery stitches.

One embroidery-like method that more advanced sewists can do with many Juki sewing machines is bobbinwork, a unique technique that gives [...]

September 23rd, 2019|Sewing Machines|

Sewing Machine Maintenance From Start to Finish!

Sewing machines can be incredibly simply devices to make all sorts of fun and creative projects - or they can be incredibly frustrating!

Whether working with standard type Juki sewing machines or more advanced models like the Juki HZL-NX7 sewing and quilting machine, a common denominator when experiencing problems always [...]

September 16th, 2019|Sewing Machines|

Sewing Machine Tension Out of Whack? Learn How To Fix It!

Thread tension problems can be some of the most frustrating issues you could deal with when using any sewing machine from a basic model all the way up to a more advanced machine like the Janome Horizon Memory Craft 6600P.

Sewing machine tension issues can cause poor stitch construction, thread breakage, [...]

September 10th, 2019|Sewing Machines|