How to Prevent Side Creeping with Your Vintage Singer S...

If you have a vintage Singer sewing machine, you may have noticed the phenomenon of side creeping, seen in the stitch sample on the right. It’s frustrating to have to fight with your fabric to Keep Reading

Pattern Review Simplicity 2414: One Hour Skirt, Two Yar...

Make this easy beginner pattern from Simplicity in one hour with two yards of fabric or less. The nice thing about it is that even if you’re making the biggest size (size 24), it only takes Keep Reading

Make this Silk Infinity Scarf

Make this silk infinity scarf with my step-by-step, free sewing tutorial. It’s super easy to make, and it’s really budget-friendly! Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links, which means I may receive a percentage if you Keep Reading

Sewing Hacks Tested: Can You Really Use Serger Thread I...

  In terms of sewing hacks, I’ve seen a few people mention that you can use serger thread with your sewing machine. I’ve been wondering for awhile whether this is really feasible, so I investigated whether Keep Reading

Sewing Tutorial: Infinity Scarf/Cowl Mashup

In this tutorial, you’ll sew together two different scarves to make an easy infinity scarf/cowl. Materials used: Two long scarves in complementary colors (an easy thrift store find) First, cut them so that they’re the Keep Reading

Pattern Review: New Look 6871 Blouse

  This is an easy, beginner blouse with a few different styling options, including sleeveless, ruffled sleeves, and 3/4 sleeves. It’s cute and flowy–perfect for summer! I’ll go through my concerns/suggestions regarding this pattern to Keep Reading

Sewing Tips: How to Use the Sidewinder–No More Un...

Remember how I told you that you could remove the bobbin winder from your vintage sewing machine and add a hand crank instead? You might be wondering how to wind the bobbins for your sewing Keep Reading