How to Sew Hems by Machine - 12 Methods for Sewing Hems Learn how to sew 12 different hems using your sewing machine. This articles has easy tips, tricks and how-to's that you can use to improve your sewing.
[FABRIC + THREAD + NEEDLE CHART] Thread advisor, shows fabric type, thread to use, and needle to use. Site also has pdf file version. Good chart for hand & machine needles but only specifies one brand of thread--that of the advertiser.
Tips for faster sewing - Melly Sews - Use Gray Thread for Inside Seams. If it’s not couture, it’s unlikely that people are going to see and/or care about what color thread you used on the inside of things. So go with gray. It blends into most everything.
Ever wonder how sewists get perfect topstitching. The secret is to use an Edge Stitch Foot. Learn all about the secrets to better sewing with this amazing presser foot. The Edge Stitch Foot - The Seasoned Homemaker by lucile
I don't know why piping intimidates me, but it does. I need so make some occasional pillows and just get my feet wet. This DIY should help my confidence. Gilbert Street Stitches: Sewing Tutorial: How to Make Your Own Piping