Learn how easy it is to sew like a pro with these easy to use Top Stitching Tips. Mystified by thread weight and needle sizes? Uncertain about tension? Can't get even stitch lines? Tips here to help everyone get the most perfect and most eye-catching top stitching to make your projects look tip-top! From The Sewing Loft.
For the crepe paper, all you need is a sewing machine, crepe paper, and thread. Set your sewing machine to the highest tension you can go, mine goes to 5. It works great! Stitch a straight line down the middle and watch it ruffle!! If you’d like more ruffles (who doesn’t?) gently and loosely hold the spool of thread on top of the sewing machine as you go. That’s it!! Isn’t that easy? I
Our Best Grouting Tips. Learn to use the right tools and materials for successful grouting on any tile job. A proper grout mix and application technique will give your tile work a great look that will last. Along the way we'll show you how to avoid the pitfalls that lead to grouting disasters.