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
Steps to Shirring with Elastic Thread

Shirring technique is often used for decoration of dress's or skirt's waistline. In this tutorial you learn how to sew with elastic thread.

How to Shorten an Invisible Zipper
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
How to Make Belt Loops for Trousers

How to make belt loops for trousers. Using this sewing technique you can sew loops for skirt waistband also.

How to Join the Ends of The Bias Tape
How to Join the Ends of The Bias Tape

This bias tape binding tutorial is showing you an easy way how to cut bias strips and to join the ends of strips together.

How to Sew Bias Tape around Right Angles
How to Sew Bias Tape around Right Angles

Learn how to sew bias tape around a quilt having right angles. Here's easy way how to join each of two parts of bias strip at a 45 degree angle.

How to Hem Chiffon or other Lightweight Fabrics
How to Hem Chiffon or other Lightweight Fabrics

Here are two professional ways how to hem your skirt or dress sewn from lightweight fabrics. For this tutorial how to hem I used chiffon fabric.

How to Make Piping without Cord
How to Make Piping without Cord

The piping is a kind of bias binding that add to the edge pillows, bags etc. In this tutorial I show you how to make piping without cord inside.

How to Make and Sew Piping with Cord
How to Make and Sew Piping with Cord

Want sew a pillow or bag with piping? This tutorial will help you easy and soon make the piping with cord inside.

Blind Hem Stitch with a Sewing Machine
Blind Hem Stitch with a Sewing Machine

It this tutorial you learn the 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 to Knit Fabric
How to Sew a Patch Pocket to Knit Fabric

If you will be sew t-shirt of knitted fabrics this tutorial help you sew patch pocket to the knit fabric easy and correct.

How to Make French Bias Binding along Neckline
How to Make French Bias Binding along Neckline

This step by step guide helps you to make a neckline of dress with bias tape. The steps of French bias binding tutorial.

How to Hem Knit Fabric with a Serger
How to Hem Knit Fabric with a Serger

Hemming the pants or skirt 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
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.

My sewing patterns pdf
My sewing patterns pdf

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