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Great Snap Shots Sewing 101 – Shwin and Shwin Popular


Every week I’ll have something new to master or an easy project to make.

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(There will still be standard articles and lessons blended in too.) All the conversation and projects will involve applying sewing machines. There would have been a several hand sewing articles, but I will be concentrating mostly on sewing with a machine. You’ll know it’s the main Sewing 101 Collection since you’ll see that cool logo. (above)

Today I’ll begin the line talking about something very fundamental:

Observing your sewing machine.
Every sewing equipment differs, nevertheless the same.

Think of it such as a car. You may get a used one, an old-fashioned one, your fundamental model, the the surface of the point luxury model or something between – ideal for the family. Each of them enable you to get from A to T (I mean sew), but they also have various features, prime rates, and feel various as you sew with them. And yes, just like a car, specific models are made better than others.

You do not need a expensive device to start. Anything simple will work. Learn the thing you need and you are able to generally upgrade later.

The two (working) sewing machines I have in my own home are very basic. A Singer Confidence 7470 and a Janome Hi Kitty unit (which goes to my six year old). Both get the task done, but have very different feels. I do each of my sewing on the Singer — also the quilting.

My performer is not really a the top of the line machine, but it is actually nice. It operates great and has most of the characteristics I need.