Welcome! I am so giddy with excitement to be asked to join in with the Rayon Blog Hop! Featuring Art Gallery Fabrics newest fabric substrate, Rayons.. soft, buttery, and drapes beautifully. It’s a material I want buried in, I mean seriously, have you felt this fabric!?
Sewing notions are tools that help us complete sewing tasks easier and more efficiently. These are my favorites!
Infinity Scarves are all the rage these days, layers during the winter provide warmth and comfort. But did you know instead of paying those prices you can make one for more than half the cost and your favorite fabrics!
This 5 min tutorial will teach you to use a transfer pen; transfer pens take a few things, great pen with a fine tip, tracing paper, heat, & pressure.
Sewing a garment can be scary! But, it doesn’t have to be. I have assembled a list of 10 basic beginner patterns to get you into the garment world of stitching! Each pattern will teach you new techniques and revisit some that are a little bit tricker at first, like bias binding. But it will keep you practicing, which in turn will make the process much easier each time you complete the task!
A helpful trick, is to use comic board backing to wrap your fabrics into store them. They run about $7 for 100 of them. And this will help you keep track of your pretty fabrics and can be a nice bit of inspiration when you’re sewing!
Learn sewing machine maintenance to make sure it’s in tip top shape for when you are ready for that next big project! It’s simple and easy.
A sewing kit a key item when learning to sew, it’s great to start a super basic sewing kit. You can always add to this list, bringing in tools that will help you save time.
I always say, no matter how much we already know you can always learn something new. Open a book, website, or blog, take a class that is labeled for beginner, even if you think your skill is higher. I bet you will learn a tip or trick or two; there is something to be said for taking it back to the basics now and then, it’s refreshing.