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When you are sewing, you need good lighting. Most sewing machines have a built-in light. However, these lights are often dim. If your machine does not provide you with enough light, you need a new light. Instead of dragging a big, bulky lamp over to your workstation,...

10 Best Walking Foot Sewing Machines for 2023

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Regular sewing machines are great for casual home sewers. But if you are a quilter or sew thick projects, you need a walking foot sewing machine. A walking foot feeds the fabric through the machine smoothly. This creates more professional stitches and reduces...

7 Best Fabric Scissors For 2023

7 Best Fabric Scissors For 2023

If you are like me, you hate cutting fabric. Cutting fabric is time-consuming, and it can be hard on the hands. When I first started sewing, I used regular scissors. I didn’t know that you should have a dedicated pair of fabric scissors. The best fabric scissors make...

6 Types of Stabilizer For Embroidery

6 Types of Stabilizer For Embroidery

Embroidery is a lot of fun. You can create wall hangings and decorate countless other items. But to complete the perfect embroidery, the fabric you are stitching needs to be stable. Using a stabilizer for embroidery will give you that extra support you need. It will...

8 Best Coverstitch Machines for 2023

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5 Cape Dress Patterns

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Cape dresses can be almost impossible to find in stores. Instead, you can find form fitting dresses that show off a lot of skin. If you are not comfortable wearing today’s modern dresses, that is OK. Instead, make your own dress using a cape dress pattern.  ...