Sewing might be a hobby for some and while for others it must be a means of making ends meet. Either case, it is wise it one knows the tips and tricks involved in this craft. This post brings you such hacks.
Straighten Them Out
Poking your pins which have been stilted using a soap lends you some great service.
No More Holes In Your Fabric
Yu surely don’t want holes in the material that you are holding down so don’t use pins anymore and opt for clips instead
Prevent Your Buttons From Falling
Using a clear nail polish and coating the button on your fabric would make sure that your buttons don’t fall.
Quit Chalk For Soap
Chalk marks on your fabrics may be eradicated easily leaving you confused with measurements. Hence, use soap instead which stays longer.
The Magic With Fork
Pleats can be confusing and making them can be daunting but using a fork you may do that easily.
Who Knew A Hair Straightener Can Be So Versatile?!
Your iron is probably bigger than the button areas and small places so instead use a hair straightener to press such places.
Make Your Life Easier With Hairspray
You can use hairspray on the thread to make putting your thread into the needle’s eye a less daunting task.
Use Mugs or Thread Stand
If you use thread stand or a cup to hold cones will let you employ the bigger cones instead of the small ones.
Make Muslin Your Cutting Partner
It is hard to cut slippery fabrics and placing a muslin sheet underneath it would make the task less slippery.
Interfacing Sewing To Fix Holes And Stuff
Don’t want patches of fabric after you have fixed one? Use interface sewing so that the patches come together and blend together.
Binder Clips Are The Best
While binding your quilts or fabric, use binder clips to help you in that task.
Get To Learn To Use Sewing Machine
You can make sure that every time the stitch is straight and the simple trick here is to put an elastic around the machine to use as a guide to keep your lines straight.