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  • Fabric & Textiles
    How to Choose the Best Interfacing for Your Sewing Project

    The ultimate guide to choosing the right type and weight of interfacing.

    June 27, 2022
  • Creativity & Mindset
    What's the Best Way to Learn New Sewing Skills?

    How to find projects that challenge you without frustrating you.

    June 22, 2022
  • Creativity & Mindset
    4 Practical Ways to Build Resiliency After Making a Mistake

    Dear Jenny 02: How Can I Recover My Confidence After a Sewing Fail?

    June 20, 2022
  • Creativity & Mindset
    What Are Some of the Best Sewing Shortcuts to Save Time?

    How to save time and headspace when you're sewing clothes.

    June 15, 2022
  • Sewing Lab
    Do You Really Have to Staystitch?

    Three reasons why you don’t want to skip this step when sewing clothing.

    June 13, 2022
  • Creativity & Mindset
    The Best Sewing Books for Beginners

    Three kinds of sewing books you need in your library.

    June 8, 2022
  • Creativity & Mindset
    How to Meet People at Frocktails (Even as an Introvert)

    Dear Jenny: A sewing advice column for everyone.

    June 6, 2022
  • Creativity & Mindset
    How to Find the Type of Sewing That Fits Your Goals

    You might have sewing goals in mind, but it’s easy to get distracted. Here’s what to do.

    June 1, 2022
  • Patterns
    Two New Dresses From Seamwork

    Plus two new sizes!

    June 1, 2022

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  • Sewing Lab
    Do You Really Have to Pre-wash Fabric?

    Find out what happens when you don’t pre-wash your fabric before you sew a shirt.

    May 30, 2022
  • Creativity & Mindset
    Creative Exercises for When You Only Have 10 Minutes

    14 different activities for when you're short on time but feel like doing something sewing-related.

    May 25, 2022
  • Sewing Lab
    The 10 Best Presser Feet for Sewing Clothing

    Do you really need special presser feet, and which ones should you buy?

    May 23, 2022
  • Creativity & Mindset
    How to Sew When You’re Feeling Stressed Out

    4 ways to use sewing to remove stress and not add to it.

    May 18, 2022
  • Fabric & Textiles
    10 Tips for Matching Plaids and Stripes

    Learn how to cut out your pattern pieces to match stripes, plaids, and large prints.

    May 16, 2022
  • Creativity & Mindset
    3 Steps to Help You Get Past a Mistake or Failure

    Some of your future sewing projects will fail, so what can you do when you make a mistake?

    May 11, 2022
  • Fabric & Textiles
    Why Aren't YOU Sewing With Deadstock Fabric?

    Sew with these textiles and save fabric from ending up in the landfill.

    May 9, 2022
  • Creativity & Mindset
    9 Tips for More Playful Sewing

    Have you ever wondered how you can make sewing feel more fun?

    May 4, 2022
  • Sewing Lab
    What’s the Best Paper for Tracing Patterns?

    Our favorite paper for tracing and making flat pattern adjustments.

    May 2, 2022
  • Patterns
    Three New Seamwork Patterns, One Fun Look

    This month, sew everything you need for a springtime adventure.

    May 1, 2022
  • Creativity & Mindset
    5 Tips for Sewing Clothes You Love to Wear

    Why do some of your clothes go unworn, and how can you get more wear out of the things you sew?

    April 27, 2022
  • Patterns
    The Best Ways to Store Printed Digital Patterns

    Ideas for wrangling and storing all of your printed pattern pieces.

    April 25, 2022
  • Makers & Crafts
    Alexis Bailey Empowers You to Take Sewing on the Road

    Sustainability, hand-sewing, and zero-waste patterns are at the heart of this maker’s creative business.

    April 20, 2022
  • Fabric & Textiles
    The Best Places to Buy Fabric for Clothing Online in 2022

    A list of online fabric stores across the world.

    April 18, 2022
  • Creativity & Mindset
    How Can I Use More of the Fabrics I Buy?

    12 tips to help you buy and use fabric, so you feel good about your fabric stash.

    April 13, 2022
  • Fabric & Textiles
    How Much Should I Really Spend on Fabric?

    Is there a big difference between more affordable and more expensive fabrics?

    April 11, 2022
  • Creativity & Mindset
    8 Tips for Sewing Through Body Changes

    Sewing is a body-centric activity, so how can you keep making clothes when your body changes?

    April 6, 2022
  • Patterns
    Sew a Coordinating Set with These Two Patterns

    The Katiusca top and Max pants are designed to complement each other.

    April 1, 2022
  • Fabric & Textiles
    How to Buy Fabric Online: Know Your Terms | Weight and Drape

    Learning about weight and drape makes it easier to find the right fabric online.

    March 22, 2022
  • Creativity & Mindset
    A Seamworker’s Guide to Brussels

    Your guide to fabric shopping through the streets of Brussels—plus a special interview with local shop, Atelier Moondust. By Anne-Laure de Harlez.

    February 28, 2022
  • Style & Wardrobe
    Sew a Spring Capsule Wardrobe with a Versatile Shacket

    Spring up your style this season with the Bud Shacket. By Farrah Dodson.

    February 28, 2022

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