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.
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.
A creative technique for gathering fabric that delivers fast, even results.
Learn an easy method to help mark double-ended, or fish-eye, darts accurately on any fabric.
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Take a look at this expert method and nifty trick for installing an almost invisible zipper.
Here's a tip for serging smooth hems in the round from serger expert Gail Patrice Yellen .
Learn how to machine-sew a hem to finish the pleated sleeves Pattern Hack "Dramatic Pleats" in Threads #194 (Dec. 2017/Jan. 2018).
Hat-making materials can be difficult to impossible to find locally. You can make some substitutions from local craft stores; however, there's nothing like the real thing for the best results.
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