Troubleshoot and Repair Bobbin Winder Problems on a Sin...

In this post, I’ll show you how to troubleshoot problems with your bobbin winder on a Singer 15. I’ll go over common issues, adjustment, and repairs that you can make to get your bobbin winder Keep Reading

Free Sewing Pattern and Tutorial: Flower Pincushion

In this post, I’ll show you how to make a simple felt flower pincushion while showing off some fancy embellished stitches your sewing machine can do! This post contains a free sewing pattern and step-by-step Keep Reading

Resources for Restoring Vintage Sewing Machines

I’ve written a few posts about restoring vintage sewing machines, which have proved to be fairly popular. In this post, I’ll list all of the resources related to restoring vintage sewing machines that I’ve found Keep Reading

Singer 281-1 Restoration: Cleaning, Adjusting, and Repl...

In this post, I’ll show you how to restore a vintage Singer 281-1 industrial sewing machine. These sewing machines were often used in factories, and there are a lot of them still in circulation. They Keep Reading

How to Use a Serger: A Comprehensive Guide to the Singe...

I used to think that sergers were super expensive machines that I’d never be able to afford. But then I snagged a cheap Singer ProFinish serger, and I don’t know how I ever lived without Keep Reading

Free Sewing Tutorials: 9 Easy Projects for Beginners

In this post, I’m sharing nine of my free sewing tutorials in one place. They’re all easy projects for beginners, but they can also be quick, fun projects   for experienced sewists! Click on the links Keep Reading

How to Make a Stitch Sample Book for Your Sewing Machin...

Do you have a bunch of fancy stitches on your sewing machine that you’ve never even used? Making a stitch sample book is a great way to test out those fancy stitches and learn what Keep Reading