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The notions wall at the fabric store isn’t the only place you can find helpful sewing tools. There are all kinds of sewing tools and gadgets to be found in unconventional items. Quilting Tools, Quilting Tutorials, Sewing Tutorials, Sewing Patterns, Sewing Ideas, Sewing Tools, Sewing Notions, Sewing Hacks, Sewing Crafts

From Ricochet's Tool Box

I'm not quite sure sometimes if I'm more clever or cheap or lazy. Most likely it's a combination of these qualities that make me the crafter that I am. Allow me to elaborate, please. There is always a home improvement project going on at my house. Hence, we always have an abundance of blue painter's tape lying around. As you probably already know, the main use of painter's tape is to tape off areas that you don't want to get paint on. Also, the main quality of the blue tape is that it is low…

Sewing Gadgets You Never Knew Existed Check out these awesome gadgets! I have never seen some of these helpful sewing tools! Sewing Gadgets You Never Knew Existed Sewing Tools, Sewing Hacks, Sewing Tutorials, Sewing Crafts, Sewing Ideas, Sewing Basics, Dress Tutorials, Techniques Couture, Sewing Techniques

10+ Sewing Gadgets You Never Knew Existed

10+ Sewing Gadgets You Never Knew Existed | www.sewwhataliicia.com

DetroitKnitter: How to Clean a Self-Healing Rotary Cutting Mat An eraser grabs the material Quilting Tools, Quilting Tutorials, Quilting Projects, Sewing Tutorials, Sewing Projects, Quilting Ideas, Quilting 101, Crochet Tutorials, Quilt Patterns

How to Clean a Self-Healing Rotary Cutting Mat

A blog about knitting and creating with some discussion on Excel formulas and my online shops like Etsy, Luullu, and Craftstar.

Sewing Techniques Couture Pattern Drafting Tools and their functions :: By: Isn't that Sew Drafting Tools, Sewing Tools, Sewing Hacks, Sewing Tutorials, Sewing Crafts, Pattern Drafting Tutorials, Dress Tutorials, Modelista, Techniques Couture

Pattern Drafting: Basic Tools and their function

Practical pattern making for the home sewist. Learn how to draft custom patterns the easy way....

Sewing Techniques How come I never knew this? I've taken sewing classes, Home-ec. - Learn how to use a seam ripper and what the little ball is for. Sewing Class, Sewing Tools, Sewing Basics, Love Sewing, Sewing Hacks, Sewing Tutorials, Sewing Ideas, Sewing Kits, Sewing Lessons

Using A Seam Ripper What is the little ball for?

Have you ever wondered what the little ball is for on your seam ripper? Learn how to use a seam ripper and the little red ball.

Sewing Techniques Couture The Ultimate List of Sewing Supplies Sewing Basics, Sewing Hacks, Sewing Tutorials, Sewing Crafts, Sewing Patterns, Sewing Tips, Basic Sewing, Sewing Essentials, Sewing Ideas

my FAVORITE sewing supplies - see kate sew

CUT My Favorite Seam Ripper – I love this seam ripper, I spend a lot of time with it, hahah. This is different than most because it’s nice and big. The handle makes maneuvering through stitches easier. And the rubber cap acts as a sort of “eraser” to wipe threads away. Ghinger Clippers – I […]

** Uses for Freezer Paper in the Sewing Room ** - Check if they have uses beyond what I use it for! - Learn how this simple household staple is a powerhouse in the sewing room. Ways to use Freezer Paper in the Workroom - The Sewing Loft Quilting Tips, Quilting Tutorials, Sewing Tutorials, Hand Quilting, Techniques Couture, Sewing Techniques, Sewing Hacks, Sewing Crafts, Sewing Tips

Ways to use Freezer Paper in the Workroom - The Sewing Loft

Learn how to use freezer paper in sewing. The Sewing Loft

 No need for curved ruler this way.Pattern tool box: Grading rulers and french curves. Click where it says "Read More" Shows how to use the Grading Ruler. The see through plastic grading ruler is one of my favorite tools! Sewing Tools, Sewing Hacks, Sewing Tutorials, Sewing Crafts, Sewing Projects, Sewing Patterns, Skirt Patterns, Dress Tutorials, Coat Patterns

Grading Rulers and French Curves - The Cutting Class

Grading ruler and set of french curves. No self respecting pattern maker likes to be without an accurate ruler. The best rulers for pattern making are made of strong clear plastic and have a grid across the whole ruler making it easy to accurately mark seam allowance. Clear grid rulers, such as the one pictured, […]

How I found more time in the sewing room - So Sew Easy If you like to sew bags or use fusible interfacing, you NEED to see this about how you can do it so much quicker! Sewing Hacks, Sewing Tutorials, Sewing Crafts, Sewing Projects, Sewing Patterns, Sewing Tips, Techniques Couture, Sewing Techniques, Sewing Rooms

How I found more time in the sewing room - So Sew Easy

If your sewing time is limited, then watch how you can save time in the sewing room with an applique pressing sheet. Essential for bag-makers. Time saver!

Shopping for Sewing Supplies at the Hardware Store - Sew Mama Sew. LOVE the hardware store.so much cheaper than craft stores Sewing Hacks, Sewing Tutorials, Sewing Crafts, Sewing Patterns, Sewing Tips, Sewing Ideas, Sewing Essentials, Techniques Couture, Sewing Techniques

Shopping for Sewing Supplies at the Hardware Store | Sew Mama Sew | Outstanding sewing, quilting, and needlework tutorials since 2005.

This is a great list!!

Sewing Techniques Morning by Morning Productions: How to add shape using a french curve ruler Sewing Basics, Sewing Hacks, Sewing Tutorials, Sewing Crafts, Sewing Projects, Sewing Patterns, Sewing Ideas, Sewing Tools, Sewing Notions

How to add shape using a french curve ruler

Ever seen one of these deally-bobs before? My mom bought me mine...and it sat collecting dust for ages. I didn't see the point of curved ruler, and I didn't have a clue how to use it. As expert sewers go, I'm sure I still don't have a clue how to use it! Ha! So, I'm going to show you how I use it, whether it's how the books say to or not. This ruler has become indispensable to me, because I don't use patterns to sew. This ruler makes sure that everything I sew has the correct amount of…

I never really knew there were more hams until a post by Els at the Sewing Divas. A few months later I picked up the Dritz Guide to Modern Sewing and read about the difference between a dressmaker’s ham and a tailor’s ham. Sewing Art, Sewing Rooms, Hand Sewing, Sewing Crafts, Sewing Projects, Sewing Patterns, Techniques Couture, Sewing Techniques, Sewing Hacks

Hams

I thought it might be kind of interesting to show you my pressing hams. If you find this interesting, might I suggest you listen to the Sew Forth Now Podcast with Ann of Gorgeous Things? Seriously&…

Cutting tools are essential in the sewing room. Explore the different types to determine what is best for your project. The Sewing Loft Easy Sewing Projects, Sewing Hacks, Sewing Tutorials, Sewing Crafts, Sewing Lessons, Quilting Tutorials, Sewing Tips, Love Sewing, Basic Sewing

Cutting Tools for Sewing - The Sewing Loft

Cutting tools are an essential tool in sewing. Let's explore the different types and determine what is best for your sewing room.

Adjust the bobbin and thread tension on your Singer Featherweight 221 perfectly. every single time with the Bobbin Tension Meter. Sewing Machines Best, Antique Sewing Machines, Vintage Sewing Patterns, Sewing Tools, Sewing Hacks, Sewing Tutorials, Sewing Projects, Learn Sewing, Dress Tutorials

Bobbin Tension Meter

Thread weights can vary greatly these days and the bobbin tension will need adjusted accordingly, so even if your sweet mama always said to never, ever, ever touch your bobbin tension, this easy-to-use Bobbin Tension Meter will allow you to do so with confidence. Can you guess how many grams the tension requires? If you guessed 23 grams, you would be correct! By pulling on the thread using the Bobbin Tension Meter you can measure and gauge the tension, making adjustments as needed. It's…

Just how many different types of sewing pins are there and how many of them do you really need in your sewing room. From budget pins to nicer sewing pins. Sewing Lessons, Sewing Class, Love Sewing, Sewing Hacks, Sewing Tutorials, Sewing Projects, Sewing Patterns, Sewing Tips, Sewing Ideas

Tool tips - budget or quality? Sewing pins - So Sew Easy

Just how many different types of sewing pins are there and how many of them do you really need in your sewing room. From budget pins to nicer sewing pins.