How can you embroider?

Useful Embroidery Techniques

“I think art is the only political power, the only revolutionary power, the only evolutionary power, the only power to free humankind form all repression.” - Joseph Beuys Arts and crafts are making a comeback in the digital age thanks to social media like Pinterest and Instagram. Knitting, sewing, interior design, etc. are all manual activities […]

11/29/2019 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

seamstress sewing

How to Choose Your Sewing Classes

With the demand for fashion becoming ever more conscious of the harsh realities behind popular products, more people are turning towards creative ways of dressing. Sewing can often be a great way to get in touch with your artistic side while skipping the negative environmental impact. Here's everything you need to know about what taking […]

09/18/2019 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

What types of stitch are there?

Fundamental Sewing Techniques

“I think art is the only political power, the only revolutionary power, the only evolutionary power, the only power to free humankind form all repression.” - Joseph Beuys Embroidery, knitting, crochet, cross-stitch, etc., arts and crafts are becoming more popular with the younger generation. It’s the end of tired clichés. Year on year, the number […]

06/29/2019 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

Do You Want to Learn How to Sew?

Sewing has many branches: traditional hand sewing, interior design, fashion sewing/tailoring, quilting and crafting. Above all, sewing is a useful skill that is worth learning for practicality as well as enjoyment.

Many people find sewing too difficult or rely on finding someone else to sew for them. With sewing classes from a private tutor you will be able to master sewing in no time at all. Learn to love your needle and thread with sewing lessons.

Learning to Crochet

Learning to Crochet

“Creativity is piercing the mundane to find the marvellous.” - Bill Moyers Studies have shown that knitting and crochet reduce the risk of cognitive impairment in later life. Knitters have healthier brains and better memories than those who don’t knit or crochet. But you don’t need to be 75 to start knitting or crocheting. Making […]

06/29/2019 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

Where to Find Sewing Classes Near Me?

Where to Find Sewing Classes Near Me?

Sewing is the art of making and crafting things to wear using stitches made by a needle and thread. It is one of the oldest textile arts and human beings have been making clothes to cover their bodies and to keep warm since the stone ages. Along with learning how to make simple stitches using […]

05/16/2019 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

Find new ways to learn how to sew

Sewing Help: Resources For Learning How To Sew

“The seamstress’s needle pecks like a fastidious chicken.” - Jules Renard With the progress of industrialisation, sewing machines have replaced human hands at the needle for over a century - and now robotics are making ever greater progress. Though the young, soon-to-be saint Joan of Arc would spin thread as she watched her flock of […]

06/14/2018 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

How can you make your own clothes?

How to Make Your Own Clothes

“Fashions fade, style is eternal” - Yves Saint Laurent How many Brits does it take to change a lightbulb? This isn't a joke... It might surprise you to learn that fewer and fewer brits are actually capable of sewing on a button and other basic household tasks like replacing a fuse! However, stitching on a […]

05/29/2018 ∙ 6 minutes reading time

You can embroider boxes and bags.

Learn to Embroider With These Sewing Resources

What sewing enthusiast hasn’t stood in awe in front of a 13th-century embroidered cope or richly-decorated Chinese court dress? Who hasn’t stared at the elaborate designs of 18th-century coats and admired the needlework? Not everyone who learns how to sew is interested in learning to embroider. Some are daunted by the variety of stitches while […]

03/22/2018 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Find a sewing teacher online to learn sewing.

Sewing Tutorials for Making Progress with Learning to Sew

"Really I don't dislike to cook, but what you cook is eaten so quickly. When you sew, you have something that will last to show for your efforts." Elizabeth Travis Johnson Just like picking up your granny's cooking tips, what could be more beneficial and motivational for a beginner than learning to sew from an […]

03/22/2018 ∙ 8 minutes reading time

Sewing supplies for your first sewing classes.

Sewing Supplies for Learning How To Sew

As a beginner seamstress (or beginner tailor), getting all the accessories you need to learn how to sew requires money and method. Making a “shopping list” to buy the necessary accessories for your sewing box is not easy when you have just taken your first sewing lesson. All the new information can be overwhelming, especially since […]

03/22/2018 ∙ 8 minutes reading time

The fashion world is much more than dressmaking

A Beginners Guide for Learning How to Sew

What is a zig zag stitch? How does it compare to a blind stitch, a slip stitch, a backstitch or any other kind of stitching? In this article, we would like to clear the air – give you the straight stitch, as it were, all about needlework and topics related to the notion of sewing. […]

03/22/2018 ∙ 9 minutes reading time

Learn how to sew from sewing teachers online and from home.

Learn to Sew Like a Pro

Life is much better when you learn how to slow down. In his book In Praise of Slowness, Carl Honoré explains why it is important to slow down in our world that is always going too fast. Sewing is a great way to slow down and take some time for yourself. Because you do not learn how […]

03/22/2018 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

Sewing Lessons are For Everyone

Would you like to save money while also making your own unique style?

Learning to sew is both practical and an interesting way to express your creativity. Anyone can learn to sew!

It’s never too late to learn; as long as your hands can hold a needle and thread, you can learn to sew.

So Why Should You Learn to Sew?

  • To express your creativity
  • To save money
  • To be more green
  • To meet people

Now you're ready to learn how to sew!