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Sew Your Own Christmas Decorations!

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A growing number of businesses are cutting down on paper and plastic. So, in the spirit of going green this festive season, why not use fabric for your Christmas decorations? Sewing your own decorations is not only cost-effective, but also more environmentally-friendly. There are a number of easy sewing projects to choose from allowing the […]

Sewing Projects: 6 Tips for Designing a Quilt

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Are you quilting for a sewing project or just ready to dip your toe into the world of quilting? Designing a quilt can be intimidating! But, that’s where we come in with our guide of easy sewing projects. Grab your sewing equipment and let’s help you to design beautiful quilts with our handy tips and […]

Sewing Projects: How To Sew A Laptop Case

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Whether you’re in desperate need of a case to make toting your laptop from place to place easier, or whether you want to surprise your significant other with a thoughtful gift, sewing a laptop case is one of those easy sewing projects everyone should try. Wouldn’t it be easier to buy a laptop case? Yes, […]

Sewing project: Easy beach cover-up

Summer is in full swing, and that means long, hot days relaxing at the beach or around the pool with friends, family or just a good book! A swimsuit cover-up is a great accessory for this season, not only does it add fashionable flair, it also protects you from the sun and gives you something […]

Learn to sew: The invisible zipper

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An invisible zipper is one of the most useful tricks in the sewing trade, where you sew a zipper in such a way that no machine stitching is visible from the right side of the material – instead, all the stitching is behind the scenes in the seam allowances. This makes it ideal for sewing […]

Easy sewing projects: How to make a laundry bag

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Making a drawstring laundry bag is a great sewing project where you can learn new skills and end up with a useful, attractive result. Here’s a tutorial from Empisal, where you can learn how to make a laundry bag on your EMPISAL EES 50 or other sewing machine and develop your channel stitching skills. Materials […]

Happy New Year! Make 2017 the year you learn to sew!

When making your new year’s resolution list, make sure to put ‘learn to sew’ at the very top of your list of things to do for 2017. If you do not know how to sew a button to a shirt, do not fret as there are thousands of easy sewing projects for beginners to dig […]

5 quick and easy Christmas sewing projects

The festive season is on the horizon, so if you’re planning on making your own Christmas gifts for friends and family, now’s the time to look for fun, simple sewing projects! Here are some great gift ideas from Empisal, manufacturers of the affordable EES10: Christmas stockings: Individual Christmas stockings are useful as well as great […]