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  • Threads Magazine Holder

    November 8, 2020

    Does Threads/Taunton still sell the green storage organizers for their magazines?  I have issues 1-current all nicely stored but running low on my stock of organizers.  Thank you,Catherine

  • Question: What Sewing-Related Gifts Would You Love to Receive?

    September 3, 2020

    I'm thinking about holiday gifts for fellow sewists (early, I know!). I wanted your input. What sewing-related gifts would you love to receive?

  • Machine work that can accomplish this type of thread pattern.

    July 16, 2020

    Hello all! My girlfriend and myself have been creating custom sweatshirts for people by hand. We are way in over our heads with orders and need machine assistance if we…

  • hot irons

    May 20, 2020

    greetings!  i am quite disappointed in my iron (the second in 5 years)....even at its highest setting, it truly doesn't get very hot - certainly not hot enough for linen.....i…

  • Gravity Drip Iron

    May 20, 2020

    I've been using a gravity drip iron, and after about 2 years, it suddenly came out of the wall (anchors and all). Does anyone have suggestions for how they handle…

  • To zip or not to zip

    May 5, 2020

    I want to make "100% natural fiber" garments, but when it comes to zippers that seems to be a problem as nylon seems to be king.  I know there are…

  • How to clean/remove musty smell from iron?

    April 7, 2020

    Someone inadvertently left water in an iron I like to use. The iron sat for weeks like that, and it has a musty smell now. When I tried to use…

  • COVID-19 Call for Sewing Assistance

    April 1, 2020

    Hi Folks,I am counsel for the Elderwood family of long term care facilities.  We operate throughout the Northeast and we are currently working on a PPE donation drive in Western…

  • Threads for leather

    February 6, 2020

    Hello everyone! I'm quite new to leatherworking and have some doubts about the threads. I've already visited some forums like Instructables and have read there posts about leather threads https://www.instructables.com/community/Best-thread-for-stitching-and-sewing-leather/.…

  • Zipper Teeth Turned Green

    January 21, 2020

    Wasn't sure which category this should be in.  I have zipper teeth on some rtw garments that start out as silvertoned but have turned green.  Is there any way to…