Monthly Archives: October 2016

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 […]