How To Sew

Want to learn how to sew and understand sewing basics? Sew Daily has the tutorials, step-by-step instruction, and advice to help sewing enthusiasts of all ages be successful!

Mastering solid technique is vital to any sewing project. Whether you are just starting out or have sewn for years, having a working knowledge of basic sewing techniques as well as advanced options will help give you the confidence to succeed. With Sew Daily you’ll discover all sorts of techniques, plus tricks of the trade for sewing notions, seams, zippers and more.

Sewing Jeans – An Adventure In Sewing Your Own: Part 2

We are sewing jeans! Thanks so much for joining us for part 2 of this jean sewing adventure. Today, we’re sharing our thoughts mid-stream (er, mid-jean)…the good, the bad and the ugly! How far are you into the process os sewing your own jeans? Amanda: I’ve made pockets, topstitched, installed the zipper, sewn the inseam…

Sewing Jeans – An Adventure In Sewing Your Own: Part 1

Sewing jeans is one of those sewing projects that a lot of us care not to tackle. But, if one of your 2018 sewing resolutions was sewing jeans, join us! Check back in for updates and progress this month (and next month…and well, however long it takes!) as we, Kelly (from Quiltmaker) and Amanda (from…

Quick Gift Idea + Learn How To Attach Satin Binding The Easy Way

If you’re looking for something quick to make for loved ones, learn this satin blanket binding tutorial and make a great fleece blanket. Choose a fun print and you’re well on your way to a personalized gift in less than an hour. I love choosing licensed fleece prints for sports lovers, movie goers and especially…

Top 10 Tips For Sewing Coats from Lucinda Hamilton of Sew Wrong

We’re so pleased to bring you Lucinda Hamilton from Sew Wrong.  Avid sewist, knitter and runner she’s a regular contributor to Indiesew and has been featured on Sew Mama Sew, Craft Gossip and Broke-Ass Bride. We found her tips on sewing coats to be super helpful and absolutely delighted that she is sharing her knowledge…

Sprout Patterns & Sew News

Sewing Patterns Printed Directly On Fabric?! Learn All About Sprout & BurdaStyle Patterns!

Sprout patterns partners with BurdaStyle to offer garment patterns printed directly onto custom Spoonflower fabric. This is the ultimate in personalization! Digital patterns delivered on fabric yardage–no paper needed! When you purchase a BurdaStyle Sprout pattern, you will you receive the fabric with pattern lines printed directly onto it, along with the digital pattern file…

Sewing For Your Pet? Find 1 Free Pooch Worthy Project

Sewing For Your Pet is fun and easy! Here at Sew Daily, we believe no sewing space is complete without at least one snoring dog and/or one capriciously placed cat. If a furry friend has found its way into your heart, and your sewing room (!), you’re in good company…quite literally. Take a moment to give…

FOOTWORK: How To Use A Walking Foot

Adding a walking foot to your tool box will save your frustration some time down the sewing road. A walking foot can make a pesky job trouble free. Learn how to use a walking foot to evenly feed fabric layers for a professional finish. How to use a walking foot. When to use a walking…

Sew Easy Costumes (Part 2): Sewing with Stretch Fabrics

In this second installment in our Sew Easy Costumes series, award-winning cosplayer and Epic Cosplay Costumes author Kristie Good shares strategies for sewing with stretch fabrics. Superhero Sewing Heroic, daring, exciting, and snappy dressers—who wouldn’t want to be a superhero? Cosplay is one way to get your superhero(ine) on, but it can sometimes feel a…

Fall Sewing & Styling Tips with Mimi G

The change in seasons signals an upcoming wardrobe shift to warmer layers, long sleeves and all things cozy. Read these fall sewing and layering tips below from Mimi G (from the August/Sept issue of Sew News magazine) on how to get the most from your summer wardrobe as the temps cool. The one thing about the…