Sewing @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Site/Sewing Welcome to Sewing at BellaOnline.com! Check back often for new sewing tips, free sewing patterns, and links to lots of sewing websites. en-us Copyright 2018 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Thu, 16 Aug 2018 03:00:30 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Sewing @ BellaOnline http://Sewing.bellaonline.com Sewing Aspirations Past and Present http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art179234.asp Sewing artifacts gathered from times past reveal that sewing tools such as steel needles, pins and elaborate pincushions were included in a bridal hope chest. Their value for a young woman dreaming of marriage and starting a home were included with hand embroidered items and other heirloom pieces. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 15:00:00 EST Practical Sewing Tips http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art39564.asp Could a sewer ever have enough sewing tips? All sewing tips that can save time, effort, cost or reveal some clever tidbit of sewing info are always helpful and welcome. Of course, only those that provide practical workable results will have the expected value for the sewer. Wed, 8 Aug 2018 12:00:00 EST Machine-made Buttonhole Tips http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art178903.asp The timeless expression - practice makes perfect, is never truer than when applying a machine-made buttonhole to a carefully sewn garment. The best way to ensure a machine-made buttonhole comes out the way it is expected to look is to make a test buttonhole using a fabric scrap from the project. Wed, 1 Aug 2018 14:00:00 EST