If you’re new to sewing, you might be wondering what the difference is between fabric scissors and normal scissors? Are fabric scissors necessary? Or can you cut fabric with regular scissors? To find out, I spoke to Ernest Wright and LDH Scissors. Ernest Wright is a manufacturer of scissors. They’ve been in business since 1902! LDH Scissors […]
Not sure what to do with your fabric scraps? I’m here to help! This is part 1 of my ‘scrap fabric sewing project ideas’ series. Here are creative ways to use fabric scraps in your next clothing project. I looked to fashion brands for inspiration. I’m starting today’s list with ideas for smaller bits of […]
Last summer, I spent 2 days teaching my cousin how to sew. She had never used a sewing machine before. Here are 7 first sewing project ideas for adults. I would genuinely recommend all of these to beginners like my cousin. I tested every single idea on this list to make sure it was easy […]
Headbands are a quick and easy sewing project idea for beginners. I rounded up 24 of the best headband sewing patterns and tutorials I’ve seen. The patterns are all free printable PDF files! This list includes: Multiple sizes for babies, toddlers, kids, and adults. Different fabric types (stretchy knits and non-stretch woven fabrics). Multiple styles: […]
I bought 2 twisted ‘turban’ headbands ($5.50 and $24) and took them apart. Here’s exactly how to copy those professionally made headbands. This diy headband design includes: A twisted knot in the middle. Stretchy knit fabric, so it feels comfy. And the fabric edges won’t fray, so you don’t need to finish them. Elastic at […]
I studied 7 headbands from stores, including 2 headbands that I bought and took apart ($5.50 and $24). This tutorial is based on how those professional headbands were made. This DIY headband design includes: A flat shape in 2 widths: wide and extra wide. Stretchy knit fabric so it feels comfy. And the fabric edges […]
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