Where Can I Find a Sewing Machine Repair Shop? (Helpful Tips)

In a world where nothing is perfect, it is a smart move to learn the locations of the best sewing machine repair shops in your area. This information is vital to have as it can save you a lot of time,

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Sewing Bed Sheets Tutorial: How to Sew Bed Sheets Easily

You may not have the budget to get yourself a nice set of flat or fitted bed sheets. That is okay. Do it yourself is a great way to save money even when you are only needing some simple bed sheets to cover

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How to Make a Long Tulle Skirt for Wedding Dress

Once upon a time, skirts with trains were worn by royalty only. Fast forward to 2020, and trains are as common with, well, commoners as they are with queens. Whether it’s for a wedding or some other

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Microwave-Safe Thread: Can You Microwave Polyester Thread?

As we get deeper into winter, the idea of microwavable heating bags gets ever more attractive. Cozy, warming, and almost as quick to make as they are to heat, they’re a great way of staving off the cold.Even

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How to Sew an Elastic Waistband (Skirt, Shirt or Pants)

Getting the right fit means taking a little extra time to consider using elastic in the waistband, and other garment locations. Comfort is key and elastic can help you be comfortable and secure at the

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How to Cut Elastic Out of Waistband (9 Easy Tips)

There will be those times where the elastic waistband is not enough to give you a comfortable fit. When that happens you are faced with the chore of altering or moving the elastic so you can get your pants

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Basic Body Measurements: 6 Rules in Taking Body Measurements

Believe it or not, just about everything has rules. If you want to do any activity, including taking body measurements you need to follow the rules. That is if you want your garments to come out looking

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Why, When, Where, and How to Oil a Bernina Sewing Machine

It may be a greasy, messy job, but it has to be done. That is if you want your Bernina sewing machine to operate like a ‘well-oiled machine’. A lack of oiling is not good for the machine and may end

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Repair Classes: How to Become a Sewing Machine Repair Person

Even the finest sewing machines eventually break down at some point. Knowing how to fix your machine can save you a lot of money. It may also save you a lot of frustration when you can’t find a nearby

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Does Cotton Fabric Shrink When Washed? (Helpful Guide)

Buying clothes can be a challenge. First, when you are buying clothing items for kids, they grow out of them very quickly. Second, when you buy for adults there is the problem of shrinking. Shrinkage is

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