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Curtains are almost all straight sewing, making them an easy project for beginners. In this tutorial, you will find what you need in order to make basic curtains in no time. Fabric Choices Choosing your fabric is one of the first steps to sewing your own curtains. There are other things to look for aside […]

How to Make Basic Curtains to Elevate your Home | Learn to Sew #8

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handmade curtains

One of the most basic steps in learning how to sew is learning how to thread that darn machine! But I promise once you’ve mastered this, you’ll be ready to tackle just about anything! Drag your machine out onto a good sturdy surface and let’s have a look. Does your machine come with instructions?  It’s […]

Threading a Sewing Machine | How to Sew| Lesson #2

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How to thread a sewing machine

I‘m going to convert you! That’s right, we’re pulling that sewing machine out of your closet and putting it to work! With cooler weather on the horizon, I tend to hang up my garden tools and bring my sewing machine up to our kitchen table for an unknown amount of time. I can feel the […]

How to Sew | Simple Sewing Series | 10 Sewing Essentials | Lesson #1

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