The Sewing Techniques category is a mix of sections that cover the technical aspects of sewing and how to sew.
Perhaps the most popular section in the category is indeed the Learn to Sew collection of links and this is the ideal place for newbie sewers to spend sometime browsing.
However there are also groups of projects and tutorials that will be of interest to more experienced sewers. If you enjoy making your own clothes, you'll surely be interested in making your own body form and we can also direct you to a wide range of tips and advice on all sorts of dressmaking subjects. Among other things, you'll also find all sorts of sewing machine related information and for the frugal, links to help on repairing and altering clothes.
This is a pretty specific sewing project being designed for a certain model of serger, with a free template that you can download via Craftsy. It's a…
Added 13 April, 2015
This page takes a look at using knit stay tape to stabilize your fabrics while you're sewing. You may find this particularly useful if you regularly sew…
Added 5 April, 2015
Turning a tube the right side out again once you had stitched the tube it's pretty hard and it can get frustrating! It just all bunches up and gets too…
Added 1 April, 2015
If you want to give your necklines and armholes a professional looking finish, this article will be just the ticket. It describes four different methods…
Added 22 March, 2015
While this video tutorial concentrates on threading a specific brand and model serger, if you own an alternative and need help, the principles may be…
Added 28 February, 2015
Whether you sew bags or clothes, from time to time, youâ€™ll need to use an interfacing on your projects and it can often be difficult to choose…
Added 21 February, 2015
This serves as both a decorative technique and also to help stabilize stretchy knits. The clear easy to follow photo tutorial describes the process in detail.
Added 16 February, 2015
If you need to sew a zipper into a skirt for the first time, this is a page that'll be worth checking out. It's a clearly presented tutorial with photos…
Added 3 February, 2015
Making your own bias tape is a great way to use up scraps of fabric from your stash and this tutorial is a little piece of genius taht demonstrates how…
Added 30 January, 2015
This is something you may not come across very often, but itâ€™s good to know for the first time that you are called upon to sew a slanted seam.…
Added 19 January, 2015