Knife Pleats

Pleats come in a variety of styles to complement everything from curtains to skirts. Learn how to make beautiful knife pleats with this detailed tutorial by Sew 4 Home. Supplies Marking tool Ruler Scissors Skill Level All Levels     See the Tutorial … Continue reading

15 Muslin Tips

Do you use a muslin for your garments? Not sure what  a muslin is? Oliver + S has got you covered with 15 muslin tips to help you with your next sewing project. Skill Level All Levels   See the Tutorial … Continue reading

The Slow Sewing Movement

Have you heard of the slow sewing movement? It's not exactly new. It's all about grabbing your needle and thread and slowing down to enjoy the simple process of a project from beginning to end. In our fast paced society, where the end result is the goal, slow sewing is a great reminder to savor … Continue reading

How to Sew Piping

Piping is a great way to add trim or a "POP" of color to your favorite sewing projects. Heather Lou of Closet Case Files  (for Sew Mama Sew) shares an informative tutorial on how to sew piping. Skill Level All Levels   See the Tutorial … Continue reading