Lace Dress – McCall’s Pattern 6695

Welcome to Professor Pincushion. In this tutorial, we are going to be making McCall’s 6695. We are going to be focusing on view A which is this dress in this picture, but if you decide to do view B, you can also follow along most of the steps with us. The first thing that you […]

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How To Shirr Fabric | Shirring Tutorial

(relaxed music) – What’s sewing on, friends? Wanna learn how to shirr? “Shirr” you do! I promise that is the one and only shirring pun that I will make in this video. This is a quick tutorial on how to shirr fabric. Shirring is a sewing technique in which you replace your regular bobbin thread […]

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Engligh Paper Piecing Quick Tip – Knicker Knot Technique

Engligh Paper Piecing Quick Tip – Knicker Knot Technique

MSQC: English Paper Piecing Quick Tip: Knicker Knot Technique 2:14 Jenny: Hi everybody, it’s Jenny. And I am here in the studio with Sue Daley. We filmed an awesome tutorial on English Paper Piecing. And Sue does something when she starts and stops her threads called the Knicker Knot which we are going to show […]

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How To Tie A Sewing Knot | Stitch Lessons | @laurenfairwx

How To Tie A Sewing Knot | Stitch Lessons | @laurenfairwx

Hi! It’s Lauren and today on Stitch Lessons, I’m going to show you how I tie the big sewing knot that I use when I’m hand sewing or embroidering in order to keep my thread from pulling through the fabric. Especially when you’re sewing with certain kinds of fabric that small knots can go right […]

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How to Make a Bug Net

hi guys it’s alyssa from online fabric store today I’m going to show you how to make a really cheap mosquito net for your hammock or even a bed so let’s get started the materials you will need are one yard of ripstop fabric no seeum mosquito netting fabric I’m using 8 yards for standard […]

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Make a “Square Knot” Quilt with Jenny Doan of Missouri Star (Video Tutorial)

Make a “Square Knot” Quilt with Jenny Doan of Missouri Star (Video Tutorial)

Hi everybody. It’s Jenny from the Missouri Star Quilt Company, and I’ve got a fun project for you today. Take a look at this quilt behind me. Isn’t this beautiful? Oh, I love this fabric line too. And this is the block we’re talking about right here. We’re calling it square knot, and it’s going […]

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How to Repair Chiffon

How to Repair Chiffon

This tutorial will be about repairing chiffon. Chiffon is a tricky fabric to repair and getting an invisible repair is usually not possible. These repairs are more about controlling the damage rather than making the damage disappear. Whether the damage is a fabric tear or a hole, chiffon is a difficult fabric. Why? It’s very […]

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How to Sew Lattice Smocking

How to Sew Lattice Smocking

Lattice smocking is a type of fabric manipulation where your hand sewing folds on the back of your fabric to create a beautiful design on the front. This tutorial will show you how it’s done. This technique requires a lot of prep work, plus you’ll need a ruler and fabric marker or chalk. I’ll be […]

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How to Cut and Sew on the Bias

How to Cut and Sew on the Bias

In couture sewing, elegant garments are bias cut. It’s used on gowns, lingerie and even things like neckties. This tutorial will break it down on what this means and offer some tips if you want to try it yourself. What does working on the bias mean? On fabric, you have straight grain and cross grain […]

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