Sewing For Dad’s Day? Learn How To Sew What Guys Want!

Sunday, June 16 is Father’s Day and what better way to honor the Dad in your life than with a hand-sewn gift your created on your Juki sewing machine?

While it’s true that a father will love anything you make for him with your sewing machine, surprise your Dad with [...]

By | June 6th, 2019|Categories: Juki Sewing Machines, Sewing Machines|Tags: |Comments Off on Sewing For Dad’s Day? Learn How To Sew What Guys Want!

Be Sure To Celebrate National Sewing Machine Day June 13!

The sewing machine has played an essential role in our history since the late 1800's when the first commercial sewing machine was invented and went into production.

Since then, countless designs and types have come along and has lead to more useful and advanced machines like the Janome 2212 and [...]

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Love That Linen? Find Sewing Tips Here!

Linen is a wonderful fabric to use when sewing clothing and accessories with a sewing machine like the Janome MC9900.

This cool, absorbent, and airy fabric comes in various weights and shades and is fairly easy to work with if you follow a few recommended tips and avoid its biggest [...]

By | May 30th, 2019|Categories: Janome MC9900, Sewing Machines|Tags: |Comments Off on Love That Linen? Find Sewing Tips Here!

Sew Like A Pro With These Industrial Sewing Techniques!

If you enjoy sewing clothing at home on a domestic sewing machine like the Juki HZL-355Z, it’s important to learn the proper techniques you’ll need to finish your projects correctly.

You don’t always have to go by the book, as there are plenty of times when you can get better [...]

By | May 28th, 2019|Categories: Juki HZL-355Z, Juki Sewing Machines|Tags: , |Comments Off on Sew Like A Pro With These Industrial Sewing Techniques!

How Are Knit and Woven Fabrics Different?

Of all the countless types of fabric there are to use for making clothing and other items with a quality Juki sewing machine, every one of them falls into one of two fabric categories: knit or woven.

Knits and wovens are made using different processes so they behave differently; making [...]

By | May 23rd, 2019|Categories: Juki HZL DX5, Juki Sewing Machines|Tags: |Comments Off on How Are Knit and Woven Fabrics Different?

Sewing With Striped Fabric A Mystery? Solve It Here!

Stripes are fashionable, fun fabrics to use for sewing garments and other projects with a Juki sewing machine; however, working with stripes can be really frustrating if you don’t know the right way to cut and sew the fabric.

Before you throw up your hands and give up, try these [...]

By | May 22nd, 2019|Categories: Juki HZL-G220, Juki Sewing Machines|Tags: |Comments Off on Sewing With Striped Fabric A Mystery? Solve It Here!

Top Tips For Working With Boucle!

Bouclé is a soft, comfortable fabric available in various weights and weaves that is used to make sweaters, dresses, purses, jackets, and more.

This favored fabric can be fun to design with; however, many sewists find it intimidating to work with on their sewing machines as it is very loose [...]

By | May 20th, 2019|Categories: Janome HD1000, Sewing Machines|Tags: |Comments Off on Top Tips For Working With Boucle!

The Ageless Appeal of Button Loops!

Buttons are undoubtedly the most common closure used for clothing made with sewing machines like the Juki HZL-355Z, second only to the zipper.

Yet as popular as they are, buttons can look rather plain unless you do something to dress them up.

  • One option is to use fancier buttons [...]

By | May 16th, 2019|Categories: Juki HZL-355Z, Juki Sewing Machines|Tags: |Comments Off on The Ageless Appeal of Button Loops!

WOW – Patterns Printed Onto Fabric Ready To Cut!

One of the more challenging and least loved parts of making garments on home sewing machines is measuring, marking, and cutting out the pattern pieces.

It’s time-consuming and requires accuracy to avoid mistakes that could result in fabric waste or even affect the fit and look of your finished garment.

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By | May 15th, 2019|Categories: Janome HD1000, Sewing Machines|Tags: |Comments Off on WOW – Patterns Printed Onto Fabric Ready To Cut!

Don’t Let Your Hands Get Dry and Cracked From Quilting!

If you do a lot of quilting, whether by hand or with a Juki quilting machine like the Juki HZL-DX7, there’s a good possibility you’ve had dry hands.

In extreme cases, your skin might even chap or crack from the amount of use they’re getting while you work on your [...]

By | May 13th, 2019|Categories: Juki HZL DX7, Juki Quilting Machines|Tags: |Comments Off on Don’t Let Your Hands Get Dry and Cracked From Quilting!