Stenciling Easter Cookies with Royal Icing

Stenciling Easter Cookies with Royal Icing

To stencil with royal icing you will need a tapered baker’s spatula Hold your stencil flat to the cookie and spread a bit of icing through the stencil in a few passes Scrape off excess icing and wipe your spatula clean with a damp cloth Spread your icing through the stencil in as few scrapes […]

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How to Use Wire Banding Pliers

How to Use Wire Banding Pliers

Hi this Megan with Beadaholique.com and today I’m going to show you how to use these wire banding pliers that we carry and we carry two different versions of the pliers this one is for twenty and twenty one gauge wire we also have one for twenty two and twenty four gauge wire and on […]

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Knitting Help – Pass Slipped Stitch Over (PSSO)

I’m going to show you how to work a PSSO – “pass slipped stitch over”, tongue twister for you…there are a couple of different ways to work this. Sometimes a pattern will just say “PSSO”, and expect you to understand exactly what they mean. So look back into the stitch definition and see exactly what […]

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Husqvarna Viking Sapphire 960 54 Speciality Stitches

Husqvarna Viking Sapphire 960 54 Speciality Stitches

Viking is always coming out with great decorative stitches. The Menu H is all about specialty stitches from candlewicking stitches which, by the way, most of these are going to take some type of specialty foot. That’s why there’s a question mark. That means that if you text the question mark and then touch your […]

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Knitting Help – Purl Front and Back, or pfb

Knitting Help – Purl Front and Back, or pfb

Now I’ll show you how to do a purl front-back, abbreviated P F B, but I actually like to do it the other way around. I like to do “purl back front” – it just makes more sense to me, and I think it’s easier to complete the stitch. And this is what it looks […]

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Husqvarna Viking Opal 650 14 FIX Function

Husqvarna Viking Opal 650 14 FIX Function

Hi, I’m Sara from sewingmastery.com. They were opening up a Husqvarna Viking Opal 650 sewing machine so you can see what all comes with the machine right out of the box. I love the smell of Styrofoam, is that bad? I just know it’s all fresh and new. In this box here, kind of a […]

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Husqvarna Viking Sapphire 930 26 Overcast Stitches

To take care of the unraveling edges of fabrics, what we need to do is overcast these edges. For example, this is a woven, we’ll call it woven medium. If we pick technique number two in the sewing advisor it will say overcast, it will pick the right stitch, and tell me to put foot […]

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Husqvarna Viking Opal 650 22  Seam Allowances and Stitch Plate Markings

Husqvarna Viking Opal 650 22 Seam Allowances and Stitch Plate Markings

The stitch plate markings are allowing you to easily follow your patterns’ seam allowance recommendations. For example, you can find where the 15-mm, 20-mm. Now if you’re not used to metrics, you are going to find yourself needing to have a little seam gauge handy. For example, if I need a 5/8 seam allowance, I’m […]

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Husqvarna Viking Sapphire 960 53 Smocking Stitches

Husqvarna Viking Sapphire 960 53 Smocking Stitches

Smocking stitches are found in the Aireloom menu, letter C and on the third page of it. So just go to C and then go one, two, three. Starting at stitch number 30. As these stitch, they are beautiful. They kind of look like when you are putting mocking … They kind of look like […]

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