Embroidery 101 an Overview and History

Embroidery 101 an Overview and History

The art of embroidery has been practiced in one form or another throughout the ages.  Embroidery is simply defined as thread embellishment on cloth.  Practically as long as there has existed cloth, there has existed embroidery.   Some of the most...
Sewing 101 – Just the Basics

Sewing 101 – Just the Basics

It is always fun to learn a new skill or craft.  In the case of sewing, it can be both a household skill and a fun craft at the same time.  The term “sewing” can encompass anything from simple repairs to full-blown projects such as clothing and household textiles. ...
How to Choose the Right Sewing Machine

How to Choose the Right Sewing Machine

Ask anyone who sews, and they will tell you that the best utilitarian invention of the last two hundred years, by far, is the sewing machine.  The sewing machine allows you to sew your garments and household décor items quickly and skillfully.  A sewing...