Category Archives for Sewing Techniques


Serging Thick Layers: How Do You Serge Thick Fabric?

Not every sewing machine is the same. Some with serge thick fabrics and others will not. This fact may have you rethinking your sewing project. That may not be the correct move to make as only a few adjustments

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How Do You Measure Back Waist Length Easily? (6 Tips)

Getting measurements is not always a simple task. The human body is not designed for you to take measurements alone. You do need help somewhere along the line. That is the first tip in getting your back

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How to Stop Frayed Jeans From Fraying (Cut Without Fraying)

Denim is very durable. It is a very tough fabric and can withstand a lot of rough treatment. That is why it was used during the gold rush days. Miners needed a tough fabric to last them a long time. But

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How to Attach Beaded Applique to Fabric (Sew or Iron On)

What makes sewing so interesting is that the number of creative options you have is limitless. There is always something new, risque, or innovative you can try. That makes sewing fun as well especially

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How to Make Low Rise Jeans Into High Waisted (Helpful Guide)

What looks good on one woman may not look that great on another. When all you can find are those jeans that do not look good on your body, then some alteration action is called for. Change those jeans

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Back Yoke of a Shirt: Easy Tips to Make it Perfect

Everyone needs a little reinforcement. That reinforcement is what helps people achieve great objectives and overcome difficult situations. The same goes for the yoke. It reinforces the shirt so you can

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How to Fix a Hole in Suit Pants (Sew a Small Hole in Pants)

Keys, fingernails, nails, all of these items and more can cause a pair of suit pants a lot of problems. They are sharp enough to snag the fabric and create a nice hole. The good news is that fixing these

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What Fabric to Line a Silk Dress? (8 Best Options)

Getting the lining right is one of the more important aspects of making a nice dress. That is because it is the lining that the wearer will feel every time you or she take a step. Also, the lining helps

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How to Finish Sleeve Seams Easily (5 Helpful Tips)

To serge or not to serge? That is the question when it comes to finishing sleeve seams. A serger machine is the best possible option when it comes to completing this task. But if you do not have one of

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How to Sew Elastic Band on Wig Easily (Frontal or Full Lace)

These days, wigs and hairpieces come in almost every style, length, color, and shade under the sun. The real difference between pieces, however, usually boils down to how they’re made, and what they’re

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