Sewing

Who Invented the Sewing Machine in 1846 - a tutorial by The Sewing Korner

Who Invented the Sewing Machine in 1846?

If you’re wondering who invented the sewing machine in 1846, that honor goes to Elias Howe.  Before the invention of the sewing machine, everything had to be created manually. Today’s seamstresses have it much easier when it comes to making their own clothes, bags, and decorative items. Sewing machines sell by the millions every year, […] Read more…

How to finish seams with bias tape, a guide featured by top US sewing blogger, The Sewing Korner

How to Finish Seams with Bias Tape

The right seams that are smooth and even not only look more professional when you’re done, but they’ll make whatever you’re sewing a lot more comfortable to wear as well. When it comes to finishing seams, you have a lot of options to choose from, but bias tape gives them a much neater look that […] Read more…

What Is a Treadle Sewing Machine - a tutorial by The Sewing Korner

What Is a Treadle Sewing Machine?

Seamstresses with all experience levels love the new electric, technologically advanced sewing machines that offer everything you’ll ever need regardless of what you intend to create with them. However, at one time, seamstresses made do with sewing machines that are a lot less fancy than they are today, and they created great masterpieces every day […] Read more…

How to Use a Brother Computerized Sewing Machine, a guide featured by top US sewing blogger, The Sewing Korner

How to Use a Brother Computerized Sewing Machine

Sewing machines that are computerized are all the rage nowadays, and with good reason. Whether you’re interested in creating masterpieces at home or you want to start a business with embroidery, these sewing machines have a lot to offer. They are nothing short of amazing when it comes to the features they offer, and they […] Read more…

Can a Sewing Machine Embroider - a tutorial by The Sewing Korner

Can a Sewing Machine Embroider? Machine Versus Hand Stitches

If you’re interested in learning how to embroider and don’t wish to do so by hand, purchasing a special sewing machine for the task might be your best bet. Embroidery work can be simple or quite complex, so depending on what type of work you’re most interested in, purchasing a special sewing machine can make […] Read more…

Determining What to Sew for Beginners - a tutorial by The Sewing Korner

Determining What to Sew for Beginners

Contrary to what many people believe, determining what to sew for beginners doesn’t have to be a difficult decision. In fact, if you want to start out slow to improve your skills, there are numerous projects you can work on that produce exciting results. Keychain Attachment Large Baby Receiving Blanket Easy Pillowcase Holders for Sunglasses […] Read more…

How to Sew a Hem with a Sewing Machine - a tutorial by The Sewing Korner

How to Sew a Hem with a Sewing Machine

Hems are a great way to finish garments and household items. Learning to make hems can be a very rewarding process, but it can take a bit of practice.  Learning how to sew a hem with a sewing machine and sewing a hem by hand and are two entirely different things.  Different types of hems […] Read more…

How to Sew a Dress from a Pattern - a tutorial by The Sewing Korner

How to Sew a Dress from a Pattern

In this article, we’re going to outline some of the best tips on how to sew a dress from a pattern. After finishing this article, you’ll be ready to start sewing! Things to consider when sewing from a pattern: Choose your pattern Decide on the right fabric Read the pattern carefully Prepare your fabric and […] Read more…

How to Organize a Sewing Room on a Budget- a tutorial by The Sewing Korner

How to Organize a Sewing Room on a Budget

Many professional sewers have extravagant sewing rooms set up with expensive equipment and fantastic feng shui. While these rooms look great, they can also cost a lot. This might discourage some aspiring sewers from setting up their own sewing rooms! However, fear not! It’s not only possible, but actually relatively easy to organize a sewing […] Read more…

How to identify sewing machine needles a guide featured by top US sewing blogger, The Sewing Korner

How to Identify Sewing Machine Needles

Sewing machines can’t do much without a needle. Sewing machine needles are arguably the most important part of your machine, and it’s important to learn how to identify them. There are many different types of needles that you can use in your sewing machine, each with a different form and function. Learning about sewing machine […] Read more…

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