How to Make Felt Garland

Here's a fun project! If you ever need a quick (and cute) way to decorate for a special event, garland is a great option. Dana from MADE shares a fun video tutorial on how to make felt garland. Perfect beginner project. Supplies felt fabric (variety of colors) scissors Skill … Continue reading

How to Make Binding Tape

Knowing how to make binding tape opens the door to creativity for a variety of projects. When you're no long limited to the store bought varieties, the sky's the limit. In this video, Creativebug shows how simple it is to make your own. Supplies strips of fabric cut to 2 and 1/4" (for larger … Continue reading

Add Cording to a Pillow

Step up the look of a basic pillow with cording. Newton Custom Interiors shows how to add cording to a pillow in this easy video tutorial. Supplies Pillow form Fabric Cording Scissors Straight pins That Purple Thang – tool used to turn out corners of the pillow Thread Skill … Continue reading

How to Read a Pattern

Have you ever been confused by some of the "extra" details on a sewing pattern? If you're just starting out, trying to read a sewing pattern could be a lot like learning a foreign language. In this video, Liesl Gibson (for Creative Bug) deciphers the mysterious language of sewing patterns and shows … Continue reading

How to Use a Twin Needle

Double needles are great for giving t-shirts a professional look or adding decorative embellishment to other projects.  Easy Sewing for Beginners  shows how to use a twin needle  in this video tutorial. Skill Level All … Continue reading