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Change Thread Weight And Get Different Stitching Effects!

One of the amazing aspects of sewing machine creativity is the countless ways to vary the elements you use to produce different looks.

The easiest way to change the appearance of a project made on a versatile Juki sewing machine is to alter the fabric used; however, you can also [...]

June 12th, 2020|Sewing Machines|

A Dilemma – Should You Keep or Toss Your Sewing Machine Box?

Do you still have the box your sewing machine came in?

To keep or not to keep, it’s such a minor concern yet a dilemma that most sewists who have purchased a brand new sewing machine have stewed over once their machines have arrived in those big, sturdy boxes. 

Many [...]

May 21st, 2020|Sewing Machines|

Learn How to Diagnose Wonky Sewing Machine Tension!

Ever get a tension headache from your sewing machine?

That’s the kind of headache you get when you continue to have sewing problems caused by improper thread tension.

Tension issues can be really frustrating but with a little understanding about thread tension and how to correct it, you’ll be stitching [...]

March 19th, 2020|Sewing Machines|

Follow These Tips For Top Embroidery Machine Results!

Machine embroidery is an exciting and creative way to create beautiful embellishments for clothing, accessories, home decor, and much more.

Getting the knack of it does take some time and learning the techniques that get impressive results, especially if you’re moving up to a model like the Janome MB-4S embroidery [...]

Need Help Choosing Embroidery Machine Needles?

Just as there are seemingly countless options available in thread and stabilizers to use for machine embroidery, there are just as many choices in needles to use in your embroidery machine.

Like any other type of sewing, choosing the right one makes all the difference between a beautifully done embroidery [...]

January 28th, 2020|Sewing Machines|

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|