Adjusting Your Stitches
Learn to optimize your sewing machine’s stitch settings for clean, professional-looking seams every time.
Basic Sewing Machine Maintenance
So, your machine is up and running and you’re on your way to building your handmade wardrobe. Here’s how to keep your trusty machine in tip-top shape!
How to Use a Sewing Machine
You’ve gotta start somewhere! Here’s how to use a sewing machine.
Choosing the Right Sewing Machine Needle
Who thought there were so many different types of needles out there? Here’s how to choose the right sewing machine needle for your project.
Reality Check: Fun with Fiber… and Fibro
When I first started this little sewing and knitting blog a while ago, I never imagined getting particularly personal on it. I figured blogging would serve as a fun way to showcase the things I was working on and meet other makers who love to celebrate their own handmade wardrobes, sharing the occasional funny anecdote…
Seersucker Sweetness with McCall’s 7889
The perfect pattern for a summery seersucker dress.
My Handmade Grettir Pullover
My very own Grettir pullover from Brooklyn Tweed in cozy Paton’s Classic Wool.
The Gift of a Handmade Sweater: Brooklyn Tweed’s Grettir
The ultimate birthday gift: a handmade Grettir from Brooklyn Tweed in Paton’s Classic Wool!
Oversized Sweater Knit Tunic
This Simplicity Patterns oversized turtleneck sweater is the perfect winter-weather staple.
Cheery Knit Throw Pillow Covers with Lion Brand Hometown USA
In need of a decor refresh? Here’s how to make a pillow cover in a plush seed stitch using bulky yarn!