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Sewing Machine Projects: How to Sew a Cape for Your Little Superheroes

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Every Superhero needs a cape. Gone are the days of tying a towel around your little one’s neck, this sewing machine project tutorial will teach you how to sew your child their very own superhero cape, so they can fight the bad guys in style! Supplies: 2 meters of fabric Thread Velcro Measuring Tape Iron […]

5 sewing projects that will help you use up all your fabric scraps

When attempting sewing projects, you will be left with scrap fabric that might soon become a big pile of leftover fabric pieces. Rather than throw these scrap pieces away, use them in easy sewing projects. If you have a sewing machine and sewing equipment, it will be easy to get your project going.   Here […]

Try these unusual fabrics on your sewing machine for your next project

Every fabric has its own qualities and some are more challenging to use than others. We all have our favourites, but expanding our repertoire is also a great way to stretch our talents and take on more exciting and rewarding projects! Here are some unusual fabrics for you to try, courtesy of Empisal – South […]

6 common household items that make sewing easier!

It might be surprising to hear that not all the most useful sewing tools are available in a sewing shop – in fact, they’re probably already in your home! Here’s advice from Empisal, manufacturers of the affordable EES10 on some common household items that can help make sewing easier: String: Great for fitting the waistline […]