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How To

How to Make a Witch Hat

How to Make a Witch Hat

“I daresay there’s plenty of young witches who’d give their high teeth for an ol’ hat of mine,” said Granny, lifting up the battered hat. “There are,” said Tiffany, and did not add, “and it’s eyeteeth actually.” What she did ...

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Easy Sewing Projects: How to Make a Turban

Easy Sewing Projects: How to Make a Turban

Making hair accessories is one of the smartest ways to begin your sewing journey. These projects are usually extremely easy and simple, require very little supplies, and don’t cost much. Turbans and turban headbands are the perfect examples here. Plus, ...

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How to Make a Gaiter Mask

How to Make a Gaiter Mask

Whether you are trying to wade through a global pandemic in style (and without much concern about keeping the viruses out) or you are the personal bodyguard of a drug lord who has to travel through dust for business trips, ...

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How to Hem a Dress by Hand

How to Hem a Dress by Hand

There are a number of justifiable scenarios in which you might have to hem a dress. One of those is of course when you order a dress from an online shop, see that it’s cut a bit longer than your ...

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How to Sew a Button on Pants

How to Sew a Button on Pants

Some of us have been there, and others have at least imagined it and justifiably dreaded the possibility: you eat so much at your neighbor’s BBQ that you want to loosen your belt, but you are embarrassed, or even worse, ...

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How to End a Stitch – 3 Different Scenarios

How to End a Stitch – 3 Different Scenarios

Learning how to finish stitches is an essential part of developing basic sewing skills. Lots of beginner-friendly and complex sewing projects require you to know how to end stitches regardless of whether you’re using a standard sewing machine, a serger/overlocker, ...

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Useful Sewing Skills: How to Sew Elastic

Useful Sewing Skills: How to Sew Elastic

Knowing how to sew elastic is a skill that can come in handy in a variety of sewing projects. Whether you want to repair the waistband of your favorite pair of yoga pants or stitch up a brand new garment ...

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