Tag: Sewing

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Great Tips for Making Spring & Summer Bags

  Spring and summer are the seasons of the bag and the Sew Daily team has produced a new eBook that has 9 lovely bag patterns and a ton of great techniques and tips. Here are tricks from Katrina Loving on how to make your bag sturdier:  Consider the Stress Points Think about how your bag will be…

Hand Sewing

Tips for Hand Sewing! For Couture Sewing & Beyond

I’ve always loved hand sewing, and, like most of us, it was some of the first sewing that I did. But I took my hand sewing to a new level when I was studying for a couture certificate. Pin, baste, sew was the mantra. Where previously, I had only seen basting as an impatient step…

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Stitch Winter 2015

Quilted Circle Skirt Happy Homemaker Oven Mitts + Hot Pads Make An Entrance Sleeveless Duster Globetrotting Toddler Dress White Faux Fur Coat Snowflake Skirt Flirty Paper Pieced Dress  FEATURES artist profile amy barickman technique spotlight Go Fur It!       DEPARTMENTS editor’s note contributors what’s happening on sewdaily.com things we love    sewing room -denim:…

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Learn 9 Tips For Sewing Darts

Learn more tips for perfect darts. What's Your Favorite Tip For Perfect Darts? Jill Case Online Editor, Sew Daily SewDaily.com Darts. Those wonderful triangle shaped folds that help shape flat fabric to fit our individual bumps and curves. In addition to giving our garments structual purpose, darts can add interesting design details to an otherwise…

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Tell Me Your Favorite Easy Sew Gifts To Make

Time to get busy! Easy Sew Gifts For The Holidays Jill Case Online Editor, Sew Daily SewDaily.com I'm one of those people that really don't like thinking, shopping or planning for the holidays until at the very latest Thanksgiving.  And, to be honest, I'm usually getting it all done about a day or two before…