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How-To: Sew an Invisible Zipper

Give your National Sewing Month projects a professional-looking finish with this tutorial for inserting an invisible zipper from Deby at So Sew Easy!<p>Want to see this technique in action? You can also check out this helpful video tutorial that Deby shared on the FaveCrafts blog.


Grading Patterns for Plus Sizes

Wonder what it takes to make sewing patterns that hug curves and flatter figures? Learn more about grading sewing patterns for plus sizes with this helpful overview that Alyson Clair from Clair Vintage Inspired shared on The Coletterie!

How-To: Use a Sewing Machine Ruffle Foot

Are you getting your stitch on for National Sewing Month? Maybe it’s time to finally try one of those specialty sewing machine feet that have been gathering dust in your drawer! Like ruffles? Check out this tutorial for using a ruffle foot from Kate at See Kate Sew, then take yours for a spin.<p>Ready …

How-To: Sew Perfect Pleats

Pleats are a great way to shape garments, but getting the spacing to look just right can be frustrating. Luckily, my pal Sarai over at The Coletterie has solved all of your pesky pleat and tuck problems with her no-fail method for marking and sewing perfect pleats!<p>Ready to give it a try? (Just not …

Free BERNINA Sewing Webinars

Looking to give your sewing skills an upgrade? You’ll definitely want to check out BERNINA’s free sewing webinars!<p>Today’s webinar will focus on buttonhole basics. You can join the fun live—check the site to see if any of today’s 3 sessions will work with your schedule—or you can enjoy the videos …

How-To: Sew Buttonholes by Hand

When it comes to making your own clothing, the smallest details can turn an ordinary garment into something truly special. Already hand-finishing your hems? Take your stitching skills to the next level with this tutorial for hand-sewing buttonholes from Tasha at By Gum, By Golly!<p>Ready to give it a …