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

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(There it’s still normal articles and guides combined in too.) Most of the conversation and projects will involve applying sewing machines. There will be a few hand sewing posts, but I’ll be focusing largely on sewing with a machine. You’ll know it’s part of the Sewing 101 Collection since you’ll see this cool logo. (above)

Nowadays I’ll begin the collection speaing frankly about something very standard:

Learning your sewing machine.
Every sewing machine is significantly diffent, but the same.

Consider it such as a car. You can get an applied one, an traditional one, your simple product, the the top of range luxury model or something between – ideal for the family. All of them allow you to get from A to N (I suggest sew), but they likewise have different characteristics, prime speeds, and sense various as you sew with them. And yes, as being a car, specific devices are made much better than others.

You never need a nice device to start. Something simple may work. Understand what you need and you can generally update later.

Both (working) sewing products I’ve in my house are extremely basic. A Artist Assurance 7470 and a Janome Hi Kitty equipment (which belongs to my six year old). Both get the work done, but have completely different feels. I actually do all of my sewing on the Singer — also the quilting.

My singer is not really a the the top of range machine, but it’s really nice. It works great and has all the characteristics I need.