Tag Archives: Sewing

Singer 201

During the "glory" days of Singer Sewing Machines, Singer produced the model 201 from the 1930's to at least the 1950's. It was their finest (and highest priced) machine. Thousand of these machines were produced – and most of them are still sewing as finely and consistently today as they ...

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7 Critical Tips to Sewing Sheer Roman Shades

A sheer roman shade is lovely way to add softness to your window along with some privacy without blocking out the light. Sheer roman shades look terrific layered with drapery panels … and you can even layer them under lined-fabric roman shades. But with any sheer fabric treatment … sewing ...

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How To Balance Your Sewing Machine Tensions

Sewing Machine Tensions can be balanced by yourself, but you need to understand the number one mistake most sewers make. When trying to do this there is one simple thing to remember. The first thing I always do when I get a machine on the bench is clean the top ...

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5 Tips To Buy A Sewing Machine

If you are a girl, investing in a quality sewing machine is a decision that you should take after a lot of thinking. A low quality machine will only cause problems if it stops working when you are working on an important project. Therefore, it's important that you consider a ...

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The Importance Of A Sewing Kit For All Of Your Projects

In a not so distant past the ability to sew was one that was owned by most mothers and wives; a skill necessary to keep pace with a growing family's changing needs. Whether clothing needed to be made or mended, household linens constructed, or bedding sewn for a warmer night's ...

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Sewing Machines Have Evolved Over the Years

The sewing machine is an invention that totally transformed the industry from it’s early beginnings. Singer came out with a new up and down machine that would greatly increase the efficiency to those who like to sew for a living. People soon realized they could save quite a bit of ...

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Storing Your Sewing Machine

Preparing your sewing machine for storage is a simple but often overlooked task. By following these tips, you can be sure that your machine is ready to sew when you remove it from storage. Clean Your Machine Blow off all excess lint from your machine, paying particular attention to the ...

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Sewing And Pattern Making Rulers

Pattern making is a simple thing with all the help that you can get from everywhere. There are many sources which can teach you pattern making and there are improved tools and equipments which help you to make patterns. Let us go into the details: Take A Detailed Look At ...

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The History of New Home Sewing Machines

A New Home sewing machine that you can find in the market these days could have been manufactured a long time ago and may be considered as a collector’s item or a mechanical sewing equipment such as one of the modern models. In any case, be assured that the New ...

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