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Pinned Topic Are you a beginner looking for a machine? (Pages 1 2 3 ... 33)
Here's my advice. . . others are welcome to add to it
Talitha 321 5/29/15 11:25 PM by untherapy
Pinned Topic Being a beginner is fun! (Pages 1 2 3 ... 24)
Here's why...
Deepika 235 5/16/15 7:02 AM by angel bolden
Pinned Topic Dress Forms (Pages 1 2 3 ... 40)
what to consider before I buy
ivory 391 4/14/15 1:35 PM by joannakj
Pinned Topic Books for Beginners (Pages 1 2 3 ... 18)
please list your faves for our beginners!
MaryT 178 4/5/15 7:03 PM by corrado33
Pinned Topic knit sewalong for beginners (Pages 1 2 3 ... 55)
knit top
LynnRowe 540 7/25/14 8:20 PM by marymary86
Pinned Topic Reviews of Online classes at PR (Pages 1 2 3)
A request
Thaiyal 28 11/25/13 10:12 PM by Adrocan
Simplicity 6374 neck band too short
Neck band should extend 3/8" past front of shirt, but doesnt
bossmom4 8 7/5/15 10:52 PM by Marie367
What steam iron do you use? (Pages 1 2 3 ... 6)
I need a new iron and am not sure what to get
Erplab 51 7/5/15 10:24 AM by GretchenB
How to tell when fabric needs a lining (Pages 1 2)
Is there a trick to judging sheerness?
Spacious Skies 11 7/5/15 0:03 AM by pocketmonkey
I've never sewn in bust cups.Need tips!
Sewing in bust cups- gel or not and how? And Machine or hand?
textilegram 8 7/4/15 7:43 PM by plazaglass
Men Who Sew (Pages 1 2 3)
Beginning sewing for men
BlackTie 28 7/4/15 7:37 PM by pointdepatou
When are you no longer a beginner (Pages 1 2 3 ... 6)
When do you move yourself up to advanced beginner.
quana577 59 7/4/15 2:47 PM by Alpine Queen
Matching my measurements to a pattern - seam allowance? (Pages 1 2)
Debbeg 14 7/4/15 4:07 AM by Alpine Queen
Removing Tailor's Chalk (Pages 1 2)
I can't get tailor's chalk out of a tee shirt :/
pocketmonkey 12 7/3/15 7:39 PM by pocketmonkey
Well, I learned two valuable lessons today. (Pages 1 2)
It was my first pattern and fabric store visit!
BlackTie 17 7/3/15 4:23 PM by pointdepatou
Pfaff or Brother (Pages 1 2)
what would you choose
spattah 17 7/3/15 3:32 PM by spattah
good tutorial for an angled welt pocket
please help!
kellyhogaboom 5 7/3/15 2:53 AM by kellyhogaboom
Adding lace to v neckline
weebly 3 7/2/15 12:26 PM by stirwatersblue
Elastic waistband jeans (Pages 1 2)
Not staying up
waikikimum 14 7/2/15 6:43 AM by Maripat
Consew 231r what can I expect?
Waidrill 4 7/2/15 0:47 AM by kcurtis
Venting About Sewing (Pages 1 2 3 4)
I just failed and I needed to vent. I'd love to hear about other people's frustrations too!
pocketmonkey 39 7/1/15 10:36 PM by USMCMom
Zig Zag / Overlock stitch at Fabric Edge Help Needed! (Pages 1 2 3)
2nd Hand sewing machine help! Fabric keeps shifting to left.
dmarquez 24 7/1/15 8:34 PM by NanaAnna
Short back adjustment (Pages 1 2)
I'm trying to wrap my brain around it
lylagus 18 7/1/15 2:47 PM by Quickie
Adapting pattern for knits? (Pages 1 2)
Tips & Techniques?
Chococat 11 6/30/15 11:11 PM by Chococat
Kenmore 158.18033 HELP
users manual
wvcurlygirly 3 6/30/15 7:50 PM by frame
Bias tape v neck
weebly 3 6/30/15 12:53 PM by aqn
I'm confused by this dart!
a new (to me) method to a jacket front
kellyhogaboom 9 6/29/15 5:04 PM by pointdepatou
Disappointed with Dealers (Pages 1 2 3 ... 14)
ladyheather 139 6/29/15 3:26 PM by KolHeidi
fabric uses
Unnamed stretch fabric
GrammaSewn 6 6/29/15 12:12 PM by GrammaSewn
Elastic Width Question
mmeblue 5 6/29/15 5:54 AM by cocosloft
Godet troubleshooting?
Getting a nice point at the top
stirwatersblue 9 6/28/15 9:29 PM by solosmocker
can i just say I hate facings! (Pages 1 2 3)
Frappie 20 6/28/15 3:29 PM by Nancy K
What does "if there is fullness, dart this out" mean?
Sewing Terminology
PinkinBoston 4 6/28/15 7:49 AM by solosmocker
Cute and easy zippered pouch - with box pleats (Pages 1 2)
Nice for gifting
Melcalifornia 10 6/27/15 10:48 PM by lisalu
you know you shouldn't....but still do (Pages 1 2 3 ... 7)
rmusic1 61 6/27/15 8:10 PM by tigergirl
Rotary Cutters (Pages 1 2 3)
Good? Better? Best?
4LauraM 26 6/25/15 5:59 PM by pointdepatou
needles, thread, bobbins, oil, etc. for slant-o-matic rocketeer
pantsdontfit 9 6/24/15 12:42 PM by denise60s
Stitch Length (Pages 1 2 3)
How do you measure it?
Al Johnson 23 6/24/15 5:25 AM by Alpine Queen
Blanket fleece for coats/capes? (Pages 1 2)
Are there different types of fleece?
quana577 10 6/21/15 11:51 PM by quana577
Help! I have no idea how to sew a cap brim this way.
Sewing A Cap Brim
eliterank 9 6/21/15 11:16 PM by eliterank
PLEASE HELP ME FIND VOGUE 7571
Vintage double scalloped lace dress pattern
Courtneywhite 8 6/21/15 4:03 PM by frame
Learning to make alterations? (Pages 1 2 3 4)
beginner
wormhole 32 6/20/15 1:30 PM by MartiP
lining a dress
the lining made the dress too tight!
jennygolightly1 9 6/19/15 2:37 PM by jennygolightly1
Not adding lining fabric to dresses for summer. (Pages 1 2 3)
Does it make a big difference?
quana577 22 6/19/15 10:49 AM by quana577
Beginner working with knits (Pages 1 2)
Is there a way to accurately "tissue fit" knits like you do wovens?
quana577 10 6/18/15 10:11 PM by Nancy K
Adjustable dress form advice please (Pages 1 2)
Dress forms
KoraBell 18 6/18/15 3:17 PM by KoraBell
Viking Emerald 118 or Janome Magnolia 7325
variegatedknits 8 6/16/15 10:47 PM by lily whiteowl
Waistband fix
zebazga 6 6/16/15 7:55 PM by Maripat
Pattern Help! Lining odd shaped pouch. (Pages 1 2)
How to line an envelope pouch shaped like a bone!
dmarquez 10 6/16/15 12:54 PM by PattiAnnJ
How do you add seam allowances to a pattern? (Pages 1 2 3 4)
~thinking mainly of Burda~
ShantiSeamstressing 30 6/15/15 10:29 AM by PetitePear
Mc calls 4364
Layout question
chisgran 0 6/14/15 7:25 PM by chisgran
Horsehair in an enclosed hem
I am trying to use horsehair with an enclosed hem, and am not sure how it works
Turtlegrrl 1 6/14/15 0:28 AM by KolHeidi
cotton sateen
Which stitch and foot on standard sewing machine
Jothesew 6 6/13/15 5:22 AM by cocosloft
Looking for the right fabric
erikgoldman 8 6/11/15 11:34 AM by NevadaGrace
Pocket placement
LDT2011 6 6/11/15 3:48 AM by KayStitches
Haven't used a pattern in YEARS, and I am stumped by this.
ChessieSews 9 6/10/15 7:27 PM by ChessieSews
Urgent question about facings, interfacing and grain (Pages 1 2)
Please help!
Blaceyda 13 6/10/15 9:09 AM by Alpine Queen
Trouble hemming slippery, stretchy fabric
AZGreyGirl 4 6/9/15 9:40 PM by Nancy K
Jalie PDF patterns
Kellygreens 7 6/9/15 3:59 AM by Kellygreens
knit and straight of grain (Pages 1 2)
do I have to straight the fabric?
Dana Cetz 13 6/8/15 6:52 PM by Nancy K
Janome 2212 vs 2206
ForTozs 3 6/8/15 8:56 AM by ForTozs
my first sewing project will be knit m5241
listing my to do in consecutive order please advise if needed
Dana Cetz 5 6/7/15 6:11 PM by misssonja
lapped zipper bubble
aberry 1 6/6/15 9:38 AM by solosmocker
I want a big, soft, warm and cozy... something (Pages 1 2 3)
Housecoat? Smock? Cardi? What?
stirwatersblue 22 6/6/15 9:34 AM by lgrande
What kind of non fusible interfacing?
Kikulina 5 6/6/15 6:51 AM by jjosiejo
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