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Message Board > Beginner's Forum ( Moderated by EleanorSews)

Topic Started By Replies Last Post
Pinned Topic Dress Forms (Pages 1 2 3 ... 37)
what to consider before I buy
ivory 362 4/4/14 8:39 PM by jlso
Pinned Topic Books for Beginners (Pages 1 2 3 ... 15)
please list your faves for our beginners!
MaryT 143 4/3/14 5:09 AM by LDT2011
Pinned Topic Are you a beginner looking for a machine? (Pages 1 2 3 ... 32)
Here's my advice. . . others are welcome to add to it
Talitha 315 3/12/14 2:54 PM by cookie1979
Pinned Topic knit sewalong for beginners (Pages 1 2 3 ... 54)
knit top
LynnRowe 537 2/12/14 12:14 PM by LynnRowe
Pinned Topic Reviews of Online classes at PR (Pages 1 2 3)
A request
Thaiyal 28 11/25/13 10:12 PM by Adrocan
Pinned Topic Being a beginner is fun! (Pages 1 2 3 ... 21)
Here's why...
Deepika 202 7/19/13 4:03 PM by LisaInAlabama
McCalls 6884
Help - I can't find page 3 of the instructions!
Ineedaname 0 4/18/14 7:17 PM by Ineedaname
Ack, Cut My Sleeves a Size Too Small!
Can I add it back somewhere?
blissing 5 4/18/14 7:00 PM by TGWGWS
A Question About Interfacing
DOGLOVER389 7 4/18/14 6:58 PM by dmh1
covering armpit "fat"
ways to cut patterns so i cover front and back armpit bulge?
Jenniel73 8 4/18/14 6:39 PM by TGWGWS
Favorite silly mistake? (Pages 1 2 3 ... 5)
Let's share those OOPS! moments!
stirwatersblue 40 4/18/14 4:52 PM by SueC56
Ms. Velvet Cake's order...IGNORED! Beginners; USE A STRAIGHT STITCH ON KNITS. (Pages 1 2 3 ... 13)
LynnRowe 120 4/18/14 2:54 PM by Alpine Queen
Invisible zipper foot problem
I purchased a foot for doing invisible zippers, but it doesn't work...
brandywine 9 4/18/14 1:17 PM by beauturbo
First creation without a pattern
HOWsMom 9 4/18/14 12:12 PM by Jenniel73
How many wayward projects have you had?
Mangosteen25 6 4/18/14 10:24 AM by Mangosteen25
cotton eyelet lace with narrow binding
proper way to use
mssewcrazy 6 4/18/14 8:58 AM by mssewcrazy
Issues with my new machine (Pages 1 2 3)
Machine shreds my thread
Littlenit 21 4/17/14 9:21 PM by Mufffet
Messy dart ends
Fine as I can--there is still a mess at the tip of the dart
alpenrose 6 4/17/14 1:54 PM by alpenrose
"correct" shoulder fit?
where should my shoulder seams fall?
Jenniel73 4 4/17/14 1:35 PM by Nancy K
Bobbin winding on Singer 7043
Mom of two 4 4/17/14 10:42 AM by bestgrammy
crotch curve pattern correction?
where do i correct?
Jenniel73 2 4/17/14 8:37 AM by SandiMacD
Total beginner
Brother SE400 general help!
lisabeston 4 4/16/14 11:43 PM by PattiAnnJ
Please Help (Pages 1 2)
Fabric was dyed by one that bled
DOGLOVER389 12 4/16/14 7:09 PM by SandiMacD
Why is it so hard to get going? (Pages 1 2 3 ... 9)
cascadia 87 4/16/14 6:25 PM by LisaInAlabama
Lekala 4336 Asymmetric Sweatshirt Jacket
Instructions have me baffled
detroy 4 4/16/14 4:01 PM by dmh1
correct width's for a child's sleeve
odd question!
rmusic1 0 4/16/14 2:55 PM by rmusic1
Hem tape
autumnnn 4 4/16/14 9:35 AM by autumnnn
How do I sew a crinkled fabric? (Pages 1 2)
The foot is straightening out the pattern
sherezada91 11 4/16/14 8:59 AM by sherezada91
What Color Thread Would You Suggest? (Pages 1 2)
DOGLOVER389 14 4/16/14 6:08 AM by Maripat
Need Help Identifying a Fabric (Pages 1 2)
DOGLOVER389 18 4/16/14 5:07 AM by DOGLOVER389
Seriously stupid cutting mistake - now what? (Pages 1 2 3 4)
Forgot to include seam allowance for pants
G_l_e_n_d_a 32 4/15/14 5:53 PM by Sheseams
What are your favorite seam finishes? (Pages 1 2 3)
Dana Cetz 22 4/15/14 4:45 PM by gramma b
Velcrophobia, help!!!! (Pages 1 2)
How to pin it and sew it?
Dana Cetz 16 4/15/14 10:39 AM by PattiAnnJ
I Need Professional Help (Pages 1 2)
Finding a fitting tutor
redfoxhobby 17 4/14/14 8:24 AM by KathySews
Starting the seam! (Pages 1 2)
Correct procedure to start a seam using a sewing machine
twebb 14 4/12/14 5:56 PM by twebb
A Question About Cutting Off-Grain
DOGLOVER389 8 4/12/14 2:59 PM by frame
Join me in sewing Vogue 1004 (the fitting shell), anyone? (Pages 1 2)
I decided I need a new round with it
lindawantstosew 17 4/11/14 5:07 PM by lindawantstosew
Advice for fabric for Dress pattern Simp. 2660
Fabric Woven vs Knit
lesyeuxbleu 1 4/11/14 6:47 AM by VivianZ
SEwing a dart on knit fabric (Pages 1 2 3 4)
which end?
avatrx 31 4/9/14 7:40 PM by avatrx
Dress Form+DH Tool Belt
alpenrose 4 4/9/14 4:43 PM by alpenrose
Seams-Dashed lines
not showing
Cindy Tx 6 4/9/14 8:58 AM by Cindy Tx
Do I really need interfacing? (Pages 1 2 3)
sherezada91 23 4/8/14 9:58 PM by Doris W. in TN
3 disasters (Pages 1 2)
Fitting woes
Blondey 13 4/8/14 3:23 PM by lca
Ok...I think i'm ready to try pants. (Pages 1 2)
Pattern recommendations?
craft keeper 12 4/8/14 9:49 AM by Patti B
Glossary of terms?
Need help....
craft keeper 4 4/7/14 11:34 PM by GlButterfly
Cutting layout for an ombre fabric
sherezada91 8 4/7/14 12:16 PM by sherezada91
Undies for my kidlet
Mangosteen25 2 4/7/14 9:00 AM by Mangosteen25
Interfacing woes (Pages 1 2)
Working with interfacing, needles? Thread? What am I missing?
Apulliam22 14 4/6/14 6:28 PM by path49
pattern sizing/measurements...will i ever get it right??? (Pages 1 2)
Jenniel73 15 4/5/14 6:26 PM by lindawantstosew
A suggestion for those who post reviews... (Pages 1 2 3 ... 11)
Frustrated mini-rant.
craft keeper 107 4/5/14 5:02 PM by Alpine Queen
Does anyone know how to do this? (Pages 1 2)
I'd like to attach these to some of my RTW.
Cant Decide 12 4/5/14 2:49 PM by a7yrstitch
Brother CS-6000i Twin Needle trouble
redholix 3 4/5/14 1:39 PM by beauturbo
Intermediate Quilter, Beginning Garment Maker
Skratchie 5 4/5/14 9:55 AM by EleanorSews
French seams and invisible zippers (Pages 1 2)
How do you combine the two?
brandywine 10 4/4/14 10:13 PM by brandywine
the realisation of a sewing ambition
just discovered I've actually got there!
rmusic1 4 4/4/14 6:57 PM by rmusic1
How do you match a pattern to a knit fabric? (Pages 1 2)
Its impossible when you can only buy online!
LDT2011 16 4/4/14 6:18 PM by Nancy K
Sizing (Pages 1 2)
The patterns are too large?
dinacecca 10 4/4/14 4:41 PM by bunnypn
Looking to buy a new dress form?
Deal at Staples
sherezada91 4 4/4/14 3:56 PM by sherezada91
Serger choice
which one to get?!
Zeldagirl413 5 4/4/14 2:29 PM by Coconuts
Adding disable Interfacing to zipper
Should I ?
zynx1234 5 4/4/14 2:25 PM by diane s
Project Planning Calendar (Pages 1 2 3)
Sewncooknmom 21 4/4/14 12:45 PM by marymary86
ETA expo 2014
ever been? suggestions needed
Jenniel73 4 4/4/14 6:56 AM by Jenniel73
thread coming out (Pages 1 2)
suzykue 10 4/3/14 11:52 PM by bestgrammy
Lining a godet skirt
danceandsing33 4 4/3/14 8:37 PM by danceandsing33
how best to dye fabric (Pages 1 2)
rmusic1 14 4/3/14 7:29 PM by Andi
Button hole question (Pages 1 2)
Mine keep unraveling, what am I doing wrong?
craft keeper 13 4/3/14 2:28 PM by kkkkaty
Stabilizing?
jasmayer 5 4/3/14 9:40 AM by dmh1
Math and sewing (Pages 1 2 3)
Katedejong 23 4/2/14 7:36 PM by gaylee1949
online fabric sources
who do you recommend?
GardenGal7 4 4/2/14 3:28 PM by GardenGal7
Shirring elastic advice?
LDT2011 8 4/2/14 7:55 AM by LDT2011
commercial pattern extra fabric in seam allowance at dart
autumnnn 3 4/1/14 9:43 PM by tourist
Can I wash acrylic painted garment?
painted denim with acrylic paint and waterproofed, but scared to wash
sloanium 9 4/1/14 9:36 PM by bunnypn
Best jacket class for a beginner? (Pages 1 2)
shakantala 11 4/1/14 3:58 PM by Deepika
How do you tranfer your block to something more durable (Pages 1 2)
StitchyMama 11 3/31/14 0:11 AM by SewLibra
How often/ when should I service my machine? (Pages 1 2 3)
Two different people giving me advice - I'm confused!
kare1983 23 3/30/14 3:08 PM by bestgrammy
Are we creating quality garments when we sew with patterns? (Pages 1 2 3 ... 5)
Soday 42 3/30/14 1:41 PM by AllNewtoMe
Could really use a clue on making jeans (Pages 1 2)
Selvedge denim jeans as a first prodject.
Justsumguy225 16 3/29/14 11:47 PM by knitsgetsmail
A maybe silly question about sleeves (Pages 1 2)
Difference in the way to sew set in sleeves
Satyne 15 3/29/14 7:53 PM by tigergirl
Sewing net and tulle.
What stitch
LDT2011 1 3/29/14 7:00 PM by Pamela R
neckline of jersey top (Pages 1 2)
dillydaydream 14 3/27/14 4:57 PM by SewLibra
YouTube Like - Have You Watched this?
Sten Martin Jonsson draping tutorials
lindawantstosew 3 3/26/14 6:02 PM by AtiyaAfi
Teaching Pre-Teen Girls (Pages 1 2)
So they love to sew as much as we do!
UrbanFool 13 3/26/14 1:09 PM by jacqui583
Still confused about picking pattern size by high bust measurement (Pages 1 2 3 4)
sarasotagirl 36 3/26/14 10:11 AM by EleanorSews
Drafting a pattern from RTW
Drafting a pattern from RTW
kenesha 9 3/26/14 8:38 AM by PattyE
How would you fix this
suzykue 7 3/26/14 7:54 AM by bestgrammy
Looking to buy a first serger .... (Pages 1 2)
what should I know/look out for?
lindawantstosew 16 3/25/14 10:38 PM by kcurtis
Hemming a skirt with godets
danceandsing33 5 3/25/14 6:21 PM by danceandsing33
sewing a bra
heartstringz 3 3/24/14 10:03 AM by ASiverson
Dress forms
Sharon ann 640 0 3/24/14 3:27 AM by Sharon ann 640
Wearing Ease
How much do you like in your garments?
Sheseams 9 3/22/14 6:53 PM by bunnypn
Sleeveless top reshape sleeves?
Jenniel73 1 3/22/14 4:24 PM by EleanorSews
Sewing purchases acronynm list?
cathytxtwfr 7 3/21/14 4:21 PM by cathytxtwfr
Parsons sewing cabinet
leapyfrog 2 3/21/14 1:11 PM by ereader
Bought a new Iron, but we are on a well ... (Pages 1 2)
Manual specifies using tap, NOT softened, water??
lindawantstosew 12 3/20/14 4:53 PM by kkkkaty
Not happy with my projects.... (Pages 1 2)
pmbrcb 18 3/20/14 8:50 AM by pmbrcb
bias tape or binding tape?
prkrgrp 8 3/19/14 11:00 PM by prkrgrp
Boys Tie
Husband volunteered me to make a tie.
Mobycat 1 3/18/14 7:34 PM by Mobycat
How could I stop my knit hem on V8379 from swaying when I walk
Sunshine12242 9 3/18/14 9:00 AM by Sunshine12242
Lining a Stretch Lace Top
construction question
jacqui583 9 3/17/14 11:35 AM by jacqui583
How to get a straight hem on a knit top (Pages 1 2)
bicrafty 13 3/17/14 8:37 AM by JTink
Singer 9960 Buttonhole foot question
marsaili 2 3/17/14 0:47 AM by bestgrammy
Can I do this?
chisgran 5 3/16/14 3:59 AM by TGWGWS
New to New Look patterns - neckline finishing directions question
The instruction doesn't make sense to me, help!
lindawantstosew 6 3/16/14 0:02 AM by SewLibra
Pant lining
Lining for cotton sateen pants
mig 6 3/15/14 7:54 PM by Nancy K
Fabric With Elastic Band
Sewncooknmom 4 3/14/14 10:43 PM by Sewncooknmom
Leotard straps
Help with Lycra
lizardl 6 3/14/14 3:44 PM by Speech girl
Directional Sewing (Pages 1 2)
know a good tute, explanation, class?
Sauvage 19 3/14/14 3:40 PM by bunnypn
HELP! Confused on Pattern Layout
lka674 4 3/14/14 2:42 PM by lka674
Lining a knit sheath dress
dragonzflame 7 3/14/14 0:56 AM by SewLibra
Using RTW dress for fabric (Pages 1 2)
shakantala 10 3/13/14 8:31 PM by goodworks1
American Girl (Pages 1 2 3)
Inexpensive (?) doll to use as form
chickenmom 20 3/13/14 1:07 PM by diane s
Making a seem less prominent? (Pages 1 2)
stirwatersblue 10 3/13/14 1:31 AM by stirwatersblue
Quilting Cotton for Men's Ties?
DOGLOVER389 3 3/12/14 11:02 AM by chacha45
what's a good underlining material for this project?
stabilizing a silk twed
FromHeadToFoot 5 3/12/14 1:25 AM by Scrnme007
Confused! (Pages 1 2)
Looping thread vs differing suggestions
Kraehi 11 3/10/14 6:33 PM by sewme47
Pattern for A line Jersey Skirt
Easy Pattern
Morley 6 3/10/14 6:24 PM by Red Dragon
Pre-washing linen (Pages 1 2)
ISewedIt 12 3/10/14 1:20 PM by a7yrstitch
Sewing for Cats (Pages 1 2)
wonderboyny 18 3/9/14 7:46 AM by jacqui583
Raglan T-Shirts
Never worked with knit fabric.
kayakpeak 9 3/9/14 7:37 AM by jacqui583
Congratulations
RE: Do you believe sewing is a gift?
ThreeThreads 3 3/8/14 1:05 PM by Vintage Joan
Do you believe sewing is a gift? (Pages 1 2 3 ... 6)
Soday 50 3/7/14 12:59 PM by ThreadsofFaith
The Owners Manual to your sewing machine..... (Pages 1 2)
When's the last time you looked at it?
Sheseams 17 3/6/14 8:25 PM by ShantiSeamstressing
Ease w.r.t. the bodice of childrens' garments.
How to work with ease to get a good fit on a little girl's dress.
tacittalk 4 3/5/14 10:48 PM by meleliza
help (Pages 1 2)
material is jammed in feed dogs
JessicaJean 10 3/5/14 7:36 PM by lgrande
Mens shirt sleeve cap
Gathering
kayakpeak 3 3/5/14 3:07 PM by Elona
applique
Making appliques for sewing on later
christie99 1 3/5/14 11:05 AM by PattiAnnJ
Brother SE 400 Embroidery Problem
Embroidery Unit Won't Move
bebblanco 4 3/3/14 2:31 PM by PattiAnnJ
Cosplay Helo with Hi-Lo Ball Gown
Help With a Cosplay Costume
mchugh8705 2 3/3/14 10:06 AM by tourist
Help - Rotary cutter and cutting mat !! (Pages 1 2)
How to use rotary cutter and cutting mat for dressmaking
cweetgal 12 3/3/14 7:52 AM by cweetgal
bag lining
what is it?
aquamarineerica 4 3/3/14 7:35 AM by Andee
shawl collar confusion
is there just a rule?
slimey 2 3/2/14 4:45 PM by kalniete
differnt types of knits?
Whats the differance?
Zeldagirl413 8 3/2/14 3:52 PM by kcurtis
Colorblock Dress - How to Choose Correct Zipper and Thread Color
jgiveans 5 3/2/14 3:42 PM by diane s
Hooded jacket with neckline facings
Sewing order question?
kayco 4 3/1/14 1:07 PM by kayco
Questions About Needles
DOGLOVER389 3 3/1/14 12:18 PM by PattiAnnJ
How to Dye Nylon Fabric without using heat ??
Dyeing Nylon
Robbbie 7 3/1/14 4:12 AM by Vireya
Vest Turning Help!? Please?
How to turn lined vest
cdogsgo 6 2/28/14 2:05 PM by QuiltsShoots&Leaves
fusible interfacing (Pages 1 2)
autumnnn 16 2/28/14 1:47 PM by a7yrstitch
Good paterns? (Pages 1 2)
Need advice on patterns
Nachoqtpie 16 2/28/14 0:50 AM by autumnnn
Things No One Told Me (Pages 1 2 3 4)
Odd Little Tips That Really make things Easier
DonnaH 32 2/27/14 4:26 PM by autumnnn
Machine for Heavy Fabric and Multiple Layers?
Searching for the Right Machine
Kangkairen 8 2/27/14 3:15 PM by Brine
Fess up did you quit sewing in your past? (Pages 1 2 3 ... 5)
Please tell me why you quit sewing and than later started sewing again.
Dana Cetz 45 2/27/14 12:24 PM by AdaH
Keep this Brother LS2125i machine?? (Pages 1 2 3)
factorygirl 24 2/26/14 11:33 PM by ShantiSeamstressing
Hy Mark Glace Cotton Thread
What is it used for?
Nubiesan 4 2/26/14 8:37 PM by bunnypn
Book Reviews
Reading book reviews
Desert Maille 4 2/26/14 12:33 PM by ASiverson
Which fabric/textile is for what? (Pages 1 2)
textile or fabric
time2learn 13 2/26/14 5:43 AM by DonnaBT
Starting again (Pages 1 2 3)
How to get back into sewing
MommytodaZs 23 2/25/14 5:13 PM by DonnaH
Burda pattern confusion
bfisher5560 4 2/24/14 5:11 PM by ASiverson
Shirting unavailable? (Pages 1 2 3)
Cannot find shirting material anywhere
Sartor 24 2/24/14 9:28 AM by kushami
how to create the perfect bow
odd question I know...
rmusic1 5 2/22/14 7:27 PM by PattiAnnJ
Can you substitute an invisible zipper for a regular one in a garment? (Pages 1 2)
invisible zipper
Soday 13 2/22/14 3:14 PM by Soday
great advice for all sewists (Pages 1 2)
advice from singer
JaxOz 13 2/21/14 10:25 AM by Sewsy1
How do guys learn how to sew? (Pages 1 2 3 ... 19)
PeterT 189 2/21/14 10:22 AM by Sewsy1
Sewing without pressing? (Pages 1 2 3)
Anyone sew without pressing? or know where to get a HE iron?
violetrays 24 2/21/14 6:09 AM by Kwaaked
Craftsy Iconic Tweed Jacket vs Classic Tailoring The Blazer (Pages 1 2)
Has anyone tried these classes?
Sakura58 13 2/20/14 10:24 PM by Elona
Free ebooks
Tailoring instructions
Sheseams 7 2/19/14 8:33 PM by biochemistress
West Valley College sewing tutorials
Real time detailed instruction on You Tube
kathi s 3 2/19/14 1:41 PM by kathi s
What is your fave sewing tool? (Pages 1 2 3 4)
hyattrocillo 31 2/18/14 8:53 PM by Sheseams
Thread tracing (Pages 1 2)
tg33 13 2/18/14 4:10 PM by Nancy K
How do you take care of your commercial sewing patterns? (Pages 1 2 3)
How do you take care of your commercial sewing patterns?
hyattrocillo 25 2/18/14 4:30 AM by wenznz
Magnetic closure on handbag
Magnetic snap is too STRONG! Any way to fix after-the-fact?
DG212 7 2/18/14 3:50 AM by goodworks1
stitch witchery, seams great, wondr under? (Pages 1 2)
uses for these tapes
ev35 15 2/16/14 10:42 PM by SueC56
Stitching thru interfacing
Acceptable on Collar band.
kayakpeak 4 2/16/14 7:50 PM by bunnypn
A few questions about my first project
I am going to make pants from Mccalls 5890
Dana Cetz 9 2/16/14 1:13 AM by SewLibra
Threading elastic through casing that only has one opening? (Pages 1 2)
How do you remove the safety pin at the end?
blythebyname 13 2/15/14 10:01 AM by dscheidt
Help with German language!
Cute pattern, if only I could read it
angi_nagel 2 2/15/14 8:27 AM by angi_nagel
I've forgotten how much you have to learn....
rmusic1 5 2/14/14 6:00 PM by Sheseams
Tension Problems with my Elna 1000
kaibea 4 2/14/14 3:07 PM by Mufffet
Pattern size (Pages 1 2)
How do pattern sizes relate to store bought?
dcap 13 2/13/14 7:55 PM by Elona
Fusible interfacing on fashion fabric or self fabric lining? (Pages 1 2)
When to stick to what and WHY?
hoyhoy 10 2/13/14 6:59 PM by Marie367
A cleaner wrong side single welt pocket?
cathytxtwfr 7 2/13/14 2:57 PM by Erin Sooit
Girls Pattern Sizing
Are girls sizes true to RTW?
carrie18584 3 2/13/14 8:23 AM by SewMentalMama
Need help how to cut out fabric using pattern weights and scissors. (Pages 1 2 3)
I always use pins but sewers have been saying to use weights for knits
Dana Cetz 28 2/12/14 7:42 PM by tourist
Fabric widths
A handy chart for converting fabric widths
StitchyMama 9 2/12/14 7:34 PM by clt3
Equipment questions for dyeing at home (long)
Pot sizes, weighing fabric, washing machines, and more...
stirwatersblue 8 2/12/14 3:47 PM by bunnypn
Help! New Pfaff Ambition 1.0 doesn't do buttonholes properly? (Pages 1 2)
Aliandre 13 2/12/14 11:18 AM by JenniferMM
Pockets
T-shirt pockets
Deejames08 2 2/11/14 0:51 AM by SewLibra
help! problem with bobbin thread knotting up (Pages 1 2)
kare1983 17 2/9/14 9:53 PM by bestgrammy
Burda Style Magazine
saraatkin 7 2/9/14 1:08 PM by Vintage Joan
Symbols in the patterns
Symbols in the patterns
hyattrocillo 6 2/9/14 1:04 PM by Vintage Joan
lining for pajama bottoms
which method to use? which fabric?
KathleenWH 8 2/9/14 9:47 AM by PattiAnnJ
Wonky Stitches! Pic included. Please help (Pages 1 2 3)
sunnysnowflake 21 2/8/14 4:03 AM by bestgrammy
hello all
help with a sewing machine please???
fireflie 2 2/7/14 11:40 PM by skae
When to serge (Pages 1 2)
MrsRing 10 2/7/14 5:41 PM by DonnaH
New Look 6150 - Step 4 Confusion (Pages 1 2)
Pattern Assistance
Tonya P 11 2/7/14 2:25 PM by Tonya P
Is it "legal?" to sell clothing, using commercial patterns (Pages 1 2)
Are ppl. allowed (is it "legal?") to sell clothing made from commercial patterns (e.g., on your blog or site or Etsy store)
BJHM 12 2/7/14 1:52 PM by bunnypn
Blackout drapes (Pages 1 2)
Are these easy to make?
cutestcutie 10 2/7/14 5:21 AM by poorpigling
What does P5 and R5 sizes mean
sizes
hyattrocillo 5 2/6/14 9:32 PM by hyattrocillo
I have a serger, now what? (Pages 1 2)
project ideas
kearnshippy 11 2/6/14 12:47 PM by Speech girl
A Confession . . . . (Pages 1 2 3)
Ineedaname 25 2/5/14 9:08 AM by mssewcrazy
Interfacing for Simplicity 3685
Need help choosing interfacing for jacket
violingirl84 2 2/4/14 5:06 PM by violingirl84
Bra making? (Pages 1 2 3 ... 48)
Care to chat??
JennaF 472 2/4/14 1:22 PM by GoSewGirl
burda sleeve pattern markings (Pages 1 2)
confusing....
rmusic1 11 2/4/14 3:25 AM by rmusic1
Sergers for dummies (Pages 1 2 3)
Need help finding a serger
Zeldagirl413 28 2/4/14 3:08 AM by CdnSkier
Burda pattern pieces
No explanation of markings
OlgaT 3 2/3/14 11:31 PM by OlgaT
Burda patterns (Pages 1 2)
gwennita 14 2/3/14 7:18 PM by Vintage Joan
What can I use to weight a minky coat hem?
Weight Coat Hem
Cant Decide 5 2/3/14 6:49 PM by Cant Decide
Beginner wowed by classic 50s (?) dress & fabric (Pages 1 2)
what is it?
Taryn1 11 2/3/14 3:20 PM by Taryn1
Sweatshirt fleece (Pages 1 2)
Which side is the right side?
Stking49 10 2/3/14 12:31 PM by MrsCharisma
Sewing machine recommendations for wedding gowns, alterations and uniforms
Sewing machine recommendations
Katlin1224 7 2/3/14 1:18 AM by Katlin1224
Sewing for others................ (Pages 1 2 3 ... 5)
Should I?
Sheseams 40 2/2/14 7:34 PM by Mobycat
Interfacing
beethie 6 2/2/14 12:16 PM by diane s
Getting the Back to fit
How to know what adjustment I need?
Kathleen127 4 2/2/14 11:54 AM by Nancy K
replacing pants pocket
suzykue 2 2/2/14 1:38 AM by dscheidt
Can I simply decrease seam allowance to size up a pattern? (Pages 1 2)
quirktastical 13 1/31/14 9:29 PM by makingtheflame
First garment finished (Pages 1 2)
Could be better
Blondey 10 1/31/14 8:25 PM by KathySews
Arrow Cabinet shakes like crazy when I sew (Pages 1 2)
We are sure the screws are tight the machine has feet etc.
treasuremapper 16 1/31/14 7:29 PM by Elona
Help with Grainline Archer collar stand
Can't figure out a step
lslovin 2 1/31/14 7:15 PM by lslovin
Simplicity 1645
So confused
Sailor83 3 1/31/14 1:02 PM by frame
Walking foot (Pages 1 2)
Do I really need one?
Blondey 18 1/30/14 7:52 PM by croixmom
Excellent Youtube Channel for learning.... (Pages 1 2)
Westlake College Youtube Videos
kcurtis 19 1/30/14 3:31 PM by mendospot
new look 6670
problems with pattern
Bea Deguez 3 1/29/14 5:28 PM by Laurie Lou
V8636 attaching neckband
jwitt 3 1/29/14 10:49 AM by PattiAnnJ
Free Video Instruction from West Valley Colledge
Youtube find
Sheseams 5 1/29/14 8:46 AM by kcurtis
Need help figuring out this pattern
Confused about pattern pieces
violingirl84 8 1/29/14 2:15 AM by Leora
Vogue 1387
Pleats in front
Immelu 1 1/29/14 1:02 AM by SewLibra
Finding A Pattern???
ReneeFLL 1 1/28/14 10:48 PM by wenznz
Have you made your own dress form? (Pages 1 2)
Mangosteen25 12 1/28/14 8:00 PM by Sheseams
I am sooo in love with the internet for sewing advice (Pages 1 2)
Mangosteen25 11 1/28/14 7:13 PM by Sheseams
help with hoops
JessicaJean 8 1/28/14 10:42 AM by JessicaJean
To hand wash by hand or to "hand" wash by machine... (Pages 1 2 3)
instructions say to hand wash or dry clean
Dana Cetz 28 1/28/14 0:07 AM by ccris
Lining stretch denim?
Tricot?
JennaF 3 1/27/14 10:24 AM by ASiverson
Tracing/Cutting Crotch on Burda Pattern
Please help me figure what to trace.
kajero 1 1/27/14 9:41 AM by Amanda.Claire
Yikes, stacked it on over Christmas
Mangosteen25 6 1/27/14 8:12 AM by Mangosteen25
facing
need help with instructions
Sanrey1949 5 1/26/14 2:34 PM by MartiP
Sewing leggings (Pages 1 2)
Info on fabrics
mmollett 13 1/26/14 12:04 PM by PattyGee
How do You Know When To Give Up on a Project (Pages 1 2 3)
Purposeful "UFO's"
IsaboeR 26 1/25/14 4:32 PM by nitsel
Thread (Pages 1 2)
Newbe1 12 1/24/14 10:38 PM by dscheidt
So frustrated with pattern fitting for my daughters! (Pages 1 2 3)
How do I do this correctly? Urg!
Jenniel73 22 1/24/14 3:06 PM by Jenniel73
Following comments to my Pattern Reviews
ColorFiberTexture 2 1/24/14 11:25 AM by ColorFiberTexture
Serging elastic in leotards
Having trouble serging elastic to leotards
CorrynHartman 3 1/24/14 1:21 AM by CorrynHartman
Is there a "top" to a bobbin?
CallaF 8 1/23/14 9:54 PM by beauturbo
Custom Garment questions
Sewing with specific materials
missamazingrae 6 1/23/14 10:47 AM by Kathleen Fasanella
Elna q7200 and the Elna 7200 dream sewing machines?
What is the difference between the Elna q7200 and the Elna 7200 dream sewing machines?
Neddy 0 1/22/14 3:25 PM by Neddy
fusible tricot and fusible bias interfacing
phillykitty 6 1/22/14 1:47 PM by Nancy K
Walking Foot
Am I misusing it?
ceedee 6 1/22/14 8:27 AM by ceedee
Cabinet support for sewing machine
kangolo 5 1/22/14 3:55 AM by beauturbo
Tracing different size sections from a pattern
Mangosteen25 5 1/22/14 1:19 AM by SandiMacD
A whole batch of all over the place newbie questions. (Pages 1 2)
Seriously, these are all over the place but I'm confused!
Jenniel73 16 1/21/14 10:57 AM by Mufffet
Sewing station (Pages 1 2)
Ideas for a fold away sewing station.
Blondey 10 1/21/14 0:44 AM by BrendaR
Do you use the next pattern size down for a men's garment?
men's pattern size
Soday 8 1/20/14 11:50 PM by Soday
Sleep sack zipper help
SophinaM 6 1/20/14 1:15 PM by Sunny Gerry
Left handed Scissors (Pages 1 2 3)
Looking for quality left handed fabric scissors
D Hart 21 1/20/14 8:01 AM by D Hart
Fabric suitable for a wiggle dress?
VariousGubbins 5 1/19/14 11:11 AM by Nofuelleft
Pants Pockets (Pages 1 2)
MrsCharisma 18 1/18/14 9:08 PM by bunnypn
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