Sewing a seam so there are raw edges on the outside of your tee (or knit pants) is so easy and adds an element of style that is great for certain types of garments. I’ve seen more exposed seams in stores and I really enjoy the look! I made another pair of Go To Knit
The following is sponsored by Girl Charlee. Sewing knits can be mysterious. don’t be intimidated! While every sewing machine handles knits a bit differently, there are some universal tips that will help you get the best results. Let’s talk about what stitch you should use on your sewing machine. I think it’s good to note
Choosing fabric for children’s clothing can be tricky. The fabrics available in many local stores lend themselves well to quilting and home decor but often not clothing, especially for children. Left with few option, most home sewists turn to quilting cotton. This can work great for structured dresses or ruffly skirts but not for other garments, especially pants and tops.
When looking for fabrics for children think about the drape and weight. When shopping online, check their suggestions for the fabric. If it says it suggests the fabric to be used for home decor, skip it.
Frustrated that your scissors are going dull? Keeping fabric scissors sharp is so important for, crisp, clean lines in your fabric! Here are some tips to make sure you keep scissors sharp. 1. Only use for scissors for fabric. Might I suggest this: 2. Wipe your scissors down gently with a clean, dry cloth after each