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Sewing Closure Types
There are many types of closures that are used in sewing from buttons to zippers. While most are fairly common, there are a few specialty closures that are used less often. This article will give a brief overview of the various types that are commonly used.
Sewing Cloth Napkins - Basic Hem
Sewing instructions for making cloth napkins with a basic hem. Part of the "How to Sew" lesson series.
Sewing Cloth Napkins - Mitered Hem
Sewing instructions for making cloth napkins with a mitered hem. Part of the "How to Sew" lesson series.
Sewing for Prom
Have you ever been frustrated when shopping for a prom dress? Perhaps you find a style you love, but the color is all wrong? Well, you can solve this problem by sewing your own gown. The first step is selecting a pattern that best suits your body type; here are some tips to help with that.
Sewing Gathered Fabric
This article is a continuation of the discussion of different gathering methods and includes tips for attaching gathered fabric to another piece of fabric as well as comparing the results of the different gathering methods.
Sewing Gifts for Valentine's Day
This article shares links to free instructions for making Valentine themed gifts on the web.
Sewing History - Symbolizing a Nation
While sewing has obviously played a pivotal role in the survival of our species by providing warmth and protection from the elements, especially in harsh climates, it has also had an important cultural and historical role throughout history as well.
Sewing Lesson - Basic Folded Hems
Learn all about hems in this group of articles - this segment focuses on basic folded hems. Part of the "How to Sew" lesson series.
Sewing Lesson - How to Make Cloth Napkins
Want to save money and help the environment? Make your own cloth napkins. They will dress up your dinner table while reducing your paper use. They are inexpensive and easy to make! Part of the "How to Sew" lesson series.
Sewing Lesson - How to Press Seams
Learn the difference between "ironing" and "pressing" and why it is so important to press your seams as you sew. Part of the "How to Sew" lesson series.
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