You can't rely on your ready-to-wear size when selecting a pattern size. Your best bet is to record your basic body measurements and refer to them when it's time to…
Author Carol Laflin Ahles shows us that a pin is not just a pin. Consider its five parts: head, point, length, thickness, and metal content. Read more in Threads #120,…
There are lots of sewing machine needles to choose from. Ensure a project's success by selecting the right one.
Master the tricks of sewing bias-cut garments with a simple style and foolproof fabric.
Simplify making decisions at the fabric store by systematically comparing swatches.
Use our printable measurement chart and instructions to guide you through the process of taking and recording accurate body measurements
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