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The Right Type of Knit Fabric for Your Project

Navigating the world of fabrics can be a daunting task. You are new to the sewing game and now need to sort through what seems like an endless list of fabric options? You walk into…

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What to Look for When Working with Knit Fabrics

Selecting the right type of fabric for a sewing project is one of the strongest predictors of success. Many of my sewing failures happened because I did not follow the fabric suggestions for the patterns…

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The Perks of Sewing with Knit Fabrics

I am sure that you’ve heard this somewhere: Sewing with knits is a pain. It requires special equipment. You must be an experienced sewist before you ever attempt to sew a knit garment. Sewing with…

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My Sewing Feet: The Essential, The Useful, and the Splurge

Have you ever had a sewing breakdown as you try to figure out which foot does what? I did. I have way too many feet, and many of them were mysteries to me until I…

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The Peppermint Pocket Skirt, or How Much Do You Really Love Pockets

I have never even thought of sewing a longer skirt until I saw the Pocket Skirt by Peppermint Magazine. My skirt pattern of choice has been the Delphine, from Love at First Stitch by Tilly…

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