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This category contains a list of all the tips for sewing and mending. If you are an avid seamstress or just looking for easier ways to mend your clothes or other items around the home then you will find some help here.
Cheap patterns for small appliance covers
If you are wanting to make fabric covers for your appliances, do not ...
Crocheting or knitting with two threads
If you are crocheting or knitting with two threads or yards use this ...
Dye straw hats or baskets with ease
Dye straw hats or baskets with ease using this tip:
Easily put cushion covers on
Make your own pin cushions easy using this tip:
Fix a blind or shade string
Fix that broken shade string fast!
Hemming net curtains
When hemming net curtains it makes a better job and saves snagging by ...
Hems or frayed edges
If you have a hem that is falling out or that is a bit frayed you can ...
Mending shoestrings shoe laces
Are your shoestrings coming undone - fix them fast using this tip:
If you are having a bit of trouble threading your needle just spray a ...
Needles. Keep sewing needles sharp
Keep all of your sewing needles sharp!
Creative uses for old coats and jackets:
Organizing your sewing
Here are some great organizing tips you can use in your home:
Making quilts is easy using this new tip:
Quick fix a loose or lost button
Fix that loose button when you are on the go or if you have lost a ...
Re-string your pearls and beads
Restring necklaces fast and easy with this tip:
Reading Sewing Patterns
Reading patterns while sewing is so much easier using this tip:
Here is a great tip if you are always having to sew the same button ...
Sewing dark fabrics
Here is a tip to help when you are sewing dark colored fabric or ...
Another idea instead of sewing a hem is to use ...
Sewing Machine Cleaning
Cleaning Around the Sewing Machine Plate is Easy
Sewing Patterns. Organizing & Storing Sewing Patterns
Use this great tip to keep your sewing patterns organized
Sharpen your scissors
Here is an easy way to sharpen scissors
Strengthen those rag rugs
Neat way to strengthen those rag rugs -
Stuffed Toys. Repair Stuffed toys
Fix those ripped stuffed animals using this tip
Taking out hems
Take out hems fast and easy using this tip:
Thread a Needle Easier
Spray a little bit of hairspray on the end of a piece of thread. Let ...
Tidy your spools of thread
Here is a good tip to tidy your spools of thread for an easy work ...