Whether you are just beginning to sew or you’ve become a master at sewing, this computerized, high-tech machine is the ideal tool for quilting, constructing home décor items and other crafting projects. With 60 stitch choices built in, and one-step automatic buttonhole maker in 7 styles at your fingertips, you can construct, customize and personalize […]
Learning how to make a t-shirt quilt can be overwhelming at first. But, with a bit of practice and patience, you can have a keepsake to treasure.
If you are enjoying your embroidery hobby, then odds that you are spending a lot of time either at your computer finding resources and working on patterns or in your stitching space creating your projects. I’ve been reading about ergonomics lately and have learned a lot. I know it may sound strange to discuss ergonomics […]
I know we have discussed stabilizer for machine embroidery before, but now that we have covered the basics, it’s time to look a little more closely at the various types of stabilizers and their uses. The right stabilizer is essential to having your finished project look its best. But not every stabilizer is right for […]
Step 2: Finding Your True Size If you tend to be able to fit in most clothes off the rack, then a standard pattern without alterations may work for you. You can also avoid having to make complicated fitting adjustments by choosing patterns with simple designs that aren’t intended to fit closely to the body. […]
Embroidery machines are so fun. I recently wrote about the Brother PE770 Embroidery-only machine and how it let your creativity shine. With any embroidery machine, you can creative side run wild with fabric selection, thread colors, and design. What you create is totally up to you. But oh, the disappointment of a fabulous project gone […]
You know it is a good sign when the machine you are thinking about buying is a Consumer Digest Best Buy. The Brother PE770 5×7 inch Embroidery-Only Machine carries this distinction. That means the Brother PE770 has been recognized as a great value and a quality machine. But I wanted to find out for myself […]
When sewing any material, it is necessary to keep the seam together in a straight and even manner. If one seam ends up being wider than the other, then the material skews and the clothing will never fit. The seam guide anyway, will help ensure consistent stitching. If you want to make consistent sewing, then […]