This method for sewing on flat buttons quickly and securely allows you to take fewer stitches by threading a needle with multiple strands.
Contributing Editor Kenneth D. King explains the basics of selecting and maintaining hand-sewing needles and how to handle thread for smooth, tangle-free stitching.
Sewing expert Kenneth D. King shows how to work two of the most commonly used hand stitches, as well as two useful variations.
Threads Contributing Editor Kenneth D. King demonstrates how to form the fell, or felling, stitch and explains its advantages over other stitches in joining linings to jacket or coat interiors.
Follow along with Threads Contributing Editor Kenneth D. King as he shows how to apply slipstitches to anchor fabric layers together, and how to sew a blind-hem stitch that secures…
This video tip offers a bright solution for marking dark fabrics with a cornstarch mix.
This video tip shows a handy way to conceal the thread end when hand sewing a garment.
The Ultimate Marking Pencil marks handily on fabrics without much pressure, and the marks disappear with ironing.
This video shows how and when to use three types of bodkins and a DIY bodkin you can use in a pinch.
This easy-to-sew McCall's 7658 top consists of a sleeveless pullover shell with a boatneck and bust darts combined with a choice of four shawl-like overlays.
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