Whether you’re a newbie seamstress or have been sewing for years, a good set of supplies can make all the difference in the quality of your sewing experience! Here’s a roundup of my most favorite sewing tools and supplies and what to use them for (including the best sewing machine for beginners!)
There's nothing worse than a dull tool! It's frustrating enough having to rip your seams out, but it's even harder if your seam ripper isn't working properly. Learn how to sharpen your seam rippers with this simple tip from the National Sewing Circle's "ask an expert" Q&A!
If you just starting to sew, you might be looking for a list of sewing tools and their uses. Having the basic tools on hand can make your sewing projects easier, but keep in mind that you might not need every one of these tools at the beginning.
I am often asked about tips for beginning quilters. “How do I even get started?” is a more common question than you might think! Not only are there lots of new techniques and terminology to learn, but the laundry list of supplies needed for quilting is a bit long and sometimes confusing for those new to the craft. In this article, I’m going to go over some of the basic supplies and materials you will need to get started in quilting, as well as offer some tips for getting started on your very