10 reasons why you need a self-healing cutting mat

A good self-healing cutting mat is a real investment for any crafter. It’s a sturdy, resilient, and amazing tool that makes accurate cutting much easier. Here are 10 reasons why you need a cutting mat for your sewing room.

Tips for sewing tulle on your regular sewing machine

A practical guide to sewing with tulle fabric that will help you feel confident enough to begin your first tulle project. Here are my tips and tricks for sewing tulle on your regular sewing machine.

What to do after buying your first sewing machine

So you’ve bought your first sewing machine. Congratulations! Now, what do you do first? We have a few practical suggestions for beginner sewists. These are the most important things you need to know before you start sewing.

How to sew straight lines on your sewing machine

Are you having trouble sewing straight lines on your sewing machine? It is a common challenge faced by beginners, time after time. Here are my top tips and tricks for sewing a straight stitch, and all the things I wish I’d known when I started learning to sew.

The best scissors for sewing in 2023

A great pair of fabric scissors is an essential item every sewist needs. Take a look at this list of the best sewing scissors that cut through layers of fabric like soft butter.

Make cord for drawstring bags using sewing thread

Learn to make drawstring cords for your drawstring bag or any other DIY project using sewing thread. These twisted cords are easy, fun, and inexpensive to make and have so many useful purposes!