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Sewing Basics

Ready to get started or freshen your embroidery skills? Discover what tools you'll need, learn how to transfer a pattern, and find our the basic stitches that will ensure your success.

Here's everything you need to know about using a rotary cutter, caring for the rotary blades, and troubleshooting your cutting.

A design wall or board is so helpful in the sewing proess. Here are tips for choosing one!

See which sewing books we're loving right now!

Make a custom seam guide for straight seams every time!

Keep long strips from curving when you sew with this simple trick!

See which sewing books we're loving right now!

See which sewing books we're loving right now!

This room is oozing with flea market style and tons of ideas for storing your stash, tools, and supplies in style!

Get organized fast with simple storage ideas using items you probably have around your home already!

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