Sewing Skills and Techniques
In this section you find professional and basic sewing skills and techniques. These will be helpful for beginners and experienced seamstresses.
Steps to Shirring with Elastic Thread
Shirring technique is often used for decoration of dresses or skirts. In this tutorial you learn how to make shirring and to sew with elastic thread.
How to Shorten an Invisible Zipper
If the length a zipper is too long you can shorten it. Let's learn way of shortening an invisible zipper for skirt.
How to Make Belt Loops for Trousers
Learn how to make the belt loops for trousers. Using this sewing technique you can sew belt loops for skirt also.
How to Join the Ends of Bias Tapes
In this bias tape binding tutorial you will learn an easy way how to cut bias strips and to join both ends strips together.
How to Sew Bias Tape along Right Angles
Learn how to sew bias tape along a quilt having the right angles. Here's easy way how to join both ends bias strips at a 45 degree angle.
How to Hem Chiffon and other Lightweight Fabrics
Here are two ways of hemming a skirt or dress that are sewn from lightweight fabrics. For this tutorial I used chiffon fabric.
How to Make Piping without Cord
The piping is a kind of bias binding that is added to pillows, bags etc. In this tutorial I show you how to make piping without cord inside.
How to Make and Sew Piping with Cord
Want sew a pillow or bag with piping? This tutorial will helps you easy and soon make the piping with cord inside.
Blind Hem Stitch on Sewing Machine
It this tutorial you learn easy way how hem skirt or dress using sewing machine. You will find the tips how to use a blind hem presser foot.
How to Sew a Patch Pocket from Knit Fabric
If you will be sew t-shirt from knitted fabrics this tutorial helps you sew patch pocket to the knit fabric easily and correctly.
How to Make French Bias Binding
This step by step guide helps you to decorate a neckline of dress with bias tape. The steps of French bias binding tutorial.
How to Hem Knit Fabric using a Serger
Hem the pants or skirt that are sewn from stretchy knits fabrics is always difficult. Try my own easy way how to hem knits fabrics using a serger only.
How to Cover the Shoulder Pads with Fabric
Shoulders pads help hide some disadvantages of female figures. Learn how to cover the foam shoulder pads with fabric.
Using the Fur and Sheepskin Sewing Machine
In this post you will find tailor's tips how to sew natural furs using an industrial fur and sheepskin sewing machine at home.