Tips You Need To Know To Buy A Great Serger!

Serger sewing machines like the Juki MO644D are an essential tool for anyone who spends a good deal of their sewing time making garments of any kind. If you are interested in buying this type of machine, it is important that you know how what to look for and select [...]

By | April 11th, 2018|Categories: Sergers|Comments Off on Tips You Need To Know To Buy A Great Serger!

Here Are Some Helpful Quilt Stitching Design Options!

An amazing thing about making quilts with quilting machines, whether they are tabletop or long arm quilting machines, is the many types of stitches you can use for your projects. There is no reason to limit yourself to straight stitching alone. When it is time to pin your sandwich together [...]

By | April 10th, 2018|Categories: Quilting Machines|Comments Off on Here Are Some Helpful Quilt Stitching Design Options!

Spring Is Coming – Time To Clean Your Sewing Space!

Spring is here and you know what that means - spring cleaning. This year, set aside some time to clean and organize your sewing cabinets and sewing room. Arrow sewing cabinets like the Arrow 98901 Auntie Em are great additions to any sewing space; however, it’s easy to let clutter and dust take [...]

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Do You Know The Different Kinds of Tucks Used In Sewing?

Tucks are just one of many ways you can embellish fabric using just thread and sewing machines to stitch it. While most people have probably heard of pintucks, did you know there are actually many other types of tucks you can sew?

Before you begin your next project, read here about the [...]

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Learn How To Choose The Right Fabric For Kids Wear!

Making clothing for children can be some of the most fun you’ll ever have working with sewing machines like the Juki HZL- F600. Between the fun colors, patterns, and smaller sizes, you can sew all kinds of garments and try your hand at different sewing skills.

Yet before you sit down [...]

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Handwoven Fabric – What It Is And How To Sew With It!

Handwoven fabric is beautiful and unique, a great choice for making clothing and many other items. Yet this type of material can be more challenging to sew when using sewing machines than factory-produced fabric because of the possibility of fraying.

The good news is that if you follow these easy tips, [...]

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Hello Kitty Sewing Machines – More Than Just Cute!

Hello Kitty® has been a pop culture icon since 1974, appearing on merchandise of all types including of all things, sewing machines. There are actually four different models of Hello Kitty® machines that are available from Janome sewing machines, including the red Janome 13512, which is possibly the favorite of the [...]

By | April 3rd, 2018|Categories: Sewing Machines|Comments Off on Hello Kitty Sewing Machines – More Than Just Cute!

Heavy Duty Sewing Machines – What You Need To Know!

If you often work with thicker fabrics like denim, leather, and canvas or frequently sew multiple fabric layers together, you may find your standard personal machine struggling to keep up. Heavy-duty personal sewing machines like the Janome HD3000 can manage projects that call for these materials and more.

There are many types of [...]

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Learn How To Make Your Sewing Space More Usable!

You have finally dedicated a room in your house to be your new sewing space. Yet as anxious as you may be to get your sewing cabinets in there and start working, do yourself a favor. Take a little time to plan this space, including where to set your Arrow [...]

By | March 28th, 2018|Categories: Sewing Cabinets|Comments Off on Learn How To Make Your Sewing Space More Usable!

What You Need To Know About Computerized Sewing Machines!

Computerized sewing machines like the Janome DC2013 are upgraded, more functional versions of standard mechanical electric machines. Although they are operated with the same basic motor and drive shaft as other machines, some have multiple motors controlled by a built-in computer chip or module.

Computerized machines like Janome sewing machines can be a [...]

By | March 27th, 2018|Categories: Sewing Machines|Comments Off on What You Need To Know About Computerized Sewing Machines!