Is quilting cotton good for clothing? Yes, you can use quilting cotton as apparel fabric. The main thing to remember is that quilting cotton tends to be crisper…

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4-ply yarn (also known as fingering yarn) is the darling of the sock world, as well as being a great favourite for shawls, lace work and fine knits…

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– The Service Count is the number of stitches since the last time the machine was serviced. – The Total Count is the total number of stitches sewn…

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A kitchen or dining room table can serve as a sturdy sewing machine table. Do not use a folding card table as the vibration from the sewing machine…

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What do you need to make a blanket? Things You’ll Need Batting. Plush fabric. Flannel. A sewing machine. Needle. 6-count embroidery floss. A pair of scissors, or a…

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Batting is the filling of quilts and makes them warm and heavy. It’s usually manufactured from cotton, polyester or wool, and recently manufacturers started to use bamboo fibers….

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Some of the most expensive sewing machines are actually the antique ones! These lavishly decorated metal machines can also serve as home decor, which is why they’re highly…

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Position fabric or applique and gently finger press in place. Allow to dry for 30 minutes. Do not iron until dry and do not wash for 24 hours….

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Using the tweezers, pull gently up on each knot. Slip the scissors into the loop, and snip the stitch. Gently tug on the thread until the suture slips…

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It mainly depends on what’s your purpose on sewing. If you want to make a garment from scratch, you might want to learn to hand-sew first because you…

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