How to Oil Sewing Machines at Home? A Step by Step Guide
If you are frequent dressmaker, you’ll know that from time to time you’ll need to give your sewing machine oiling. Like a car, it keeps all the parts moving and sewing machine oil should be at your constant disposal to protect your pride and joy. Sewing m
10 Things You Should Never Do With an Old Photo + What to Do Instead
Old photos are a treasure indeed and, if you have one (or more), you want to be sure you keep your collection in the best possible condition for future generations to enjoy. We’ve gathered our ten best tips of what NOT to do with your old photographs so they survive to be treasured by your family’s next designated historian.
Secondhand Fabric: Thrift Store Sewing Supplies
Sewing is an expensive hobby! I'm sharing the trick I use to buy cheap fabric and stock my fabric stash. Buying secondhand fabric from the thrift store is a great way to buy inexpensive fabric! #thriftstore #sewing #cheapfabric #mamaneedsaproject
How To Clean And Oil The Bobbin Area
Nothing is more important for achieving a quality stitch than keeping the bobbin and feed-dog area cleaned and oiled. Below, you will find instructions on how to do that, for 4 different types of sewing machines. How to Clean and Oil the Bobbin and Feed Dog Area on an Oscillating Hook System: 1. You will need the brush that came with your machine, or a stiff paint brush or toothbrush. You will also need clear “sewing machine” oil. 2. Remove the bobbin case, take the bobbin out and clean the…