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A Beginners Guide to Sewing With Silk

A Beginners Guide to Sewing With Silk

The luxurious appeal of silk lies in its softness and sheen – the characteristics that make sewing with silk strike fear in the hearts of many sewists. Step 1 – Fabric Preparation It is always a good habit to pre-wash your fabric before embarking on a sewing project. (Our sincere condolences to you if you […]

Tips for Cleaning and Caring for Your Sewing Machine

Caring For Your Sewing Machine

Cleaning and caring for your sewing machine adds years to its service while reducing unnecessary frustration for you. Whether you’re repairing an old machine or starting with a brand new one, there are a few basics you should know to keep your sewing machine in good condition. Keep Your Sewing Machine Covered This may not […]

10 Sewing Tips To Help You Learn To Sew

10 Sewing Tips To Help You Learn To Sew

There are a heartening number of sewing schools advertising on social media. Start by familiarising yourself with these sewing tips before signing up for lessons. 1. A Beginners Sewing Tool Kit Other than a sewing machine, your initial sewing toolkit should include thread, regular needles and machine needles, high-quality pins, dedicated fabric scissors, and a […]

Empisal Sewing Machine: Beginners’ Guide To Setting Up

Empisal Sewing Machine Beginners' Guide To Setting Up

Setting up your Empisal sewing machine correctly is quite important for a beginner as it helps you adjust the basic settings in order to perform well. Overview Of The Machine There are many useful tutorials available online and the best retailers of sewing machines will be able to guide you through and acquaint you with […]

Sew Christmas Gifts For Friends And Family

Sew Christmas Gifts For Friends And Family

Why sew Christmas gifts? When you want to show your loved ones how special they are to you, nothing beats a handmade Christmas gift. If you’re looking for some ideas on how to make impressive and heartfelt Christmas gifts and decorations using your Empisal sewing machine this holiday season, read on. Gifts To Sew On […]

The Best And Quickest Way To Keep Your Sewing Machine Clean

The Best And Quickest Way To Keep Your Sewing Machine Clean

Whether you use an overlocker or traditional sewing machine, taking care of your equipment and keeping it clean as recommended is the key to many years of good service. Obviously the service intervals will vary depending on how frequently you sew. But there are indicators that your machine is less than happy and in need […]

Five Window Blinds to be Made on Your Empisal Sewing Machine

Five Window Blinds to be Made on Your Empisal Sewing Machine

Empisal sewing machines can be used to create beautiful interior design looks. Here are five ideas for window blinds. Where to Position the Blind? Whichever style of blind you are making, the first decision you need to make is how to affix the blind – would you like the blind to hang inside or outside […]