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Are Sewing Machine Needles Universal? Does One Fit All?

Can You Get Universal Sewing Machine Needles? There is a huge range of sewing needles on the market, whether you need needles for embroidery or sewing leather, there […]
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21 September, 2021

Why Is My Sewing Machine Missing Stitches & Shedding Thread?

Our Guide To Troubleshooting Missing Stitches & Shredding Thread From Your Sewing Machine Whether you are sewing and you realise you have one skipped stitch or multiple skipped […]
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21 September, 2021

Sewing Machine Thread Keeps Breaking At Needle? Top Tips To Keep Your Upper Thread from Breaking

Why Does My Sewing Machine Keep Breaking At The Needle? Novice sewers or advanced sewers have all encountered the annoying problem of thread breakage at the needle at […]
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21 September, 2021

Why Is My Sewing Machine Not Moving The Fabric? Find Out Here..

How To Fix Stuck Fabric In Your Sewing Machine - Our Troubleshooting Guide Even if you are an advanced sewer for many years, you can still run into […]
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21 September, 2021

What Sewing Machine Do They Use On Sewing Bee? Find Out Here!

Our Guide To The Sewing Bee Show - The Machines They Use & All The Details! If you haven't seen the Great British Sewing Bee then you are […]
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21 September, 2021

How To Properly Thread A Brother Sewing Machine? Our 2021 Guide

If you've stumbled across this page amongst our many thread guides, Brother machine reviews, or are in search of a guide that informs you on how to properly […]
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21 September, 2021

Projects For Sewing Machine Beginners (& Pro's!) 2021

Our Top Beginner Sewing Projects For Gifts, Accessories & Practicality! As a beginner sewer, it can be overwhelming to know what to sew when you buy your first […]
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20 September, 2021

Chart For Sewing Machine Needles - Our Size Guide!

Our Guide To Sewing Machine Needle Sizes & Types When you first start sewing, you might think any type of sewing machine needle is the correct needle to […]
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20 September, 2021

Sewing Machine Not Stitching On The Bottom - Here's Likely Why..

Our Guide To Fixing a Sewing Machine That Is Not Stitching On The Bottom Whether your sewing machine is skipping stitches on the bottom of your material or […]
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20 September, 2021

How To Remove A Stuck Needle From A Sewing Machine - Our Guide 2021

How To Remove A Stuck Needle From A Sewing Machine - Our Guide 2021 One of the most common sewing machine problems, and some of the fiddliest parts […]
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17 September, 2021

Sewing Machine Bobbin Thread Bunching - Heres Why & What To Do!

You’re in the zone, sewing away, cranking out some beautiful stitches when disaster strikes – your bobbin thread bunches up! This can be enormously frustrating and is the […]
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2 March, 2021

Why Does My Sewing Machine Needle Keep Breaking? Find Out Here!

How maddening is it when you’re midway through a sewing project and you’re faced with the jarring experience of your needle snapping? If this has ever happened to […]
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2 March, 2021

How To Do Smocking On A Sewing Machine? Find out Here!

For the more accomplished tailor or seamster, smocking represents a challenge that can result in intricate, beautiful, and very varied embroidery results. But how do you go about […]
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2 March, 2021

How To Hem A Dress With A Sewing Machine - Find Out Here!

The first modern sewing machine made its way onto the scene in 1851 courtesy of Mr Isaac Merritt Singer, and these machines have evolved over generations to allow […]
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2 March, 2021

How To Make A Baby Quilt Without A Sewing Machine - Our Guide!

Make A Baby Quilt - No Sewing Machine Needed!  Making a baby quilt can be a really nice project for an expecting mother or someone who would like […]
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24 February, 2021

What Can You Do With A Sewing Machine? Here's Our List!

What Can I Make With My Sewing Machine? Ultimate Guide! So you’ve got your new sewing machine but now you’re a bit lost for an idea of what […]
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24 February, 2021

Can A Sewing Machine Sew Buttons? Find Out Here!

How To Sew Buttons On Using A Sewing Machine!  Buttons make a great finish for lots of projects but some people avoid using them because they can appear […]
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24 February, 2021

How To Sew Elastic With A Sewing Machine? Our Guide!

Working With Elastic And A Sewing Machine - Everything You Need To Know! Elastic is such a useful tool when it comes to all things haberdashery. It has […]
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24 February, 2021

How To Use Quilting Stencils? Our Guide!

Everything You Need To Know About Quilting Stencils! When it’s time to start planning the design of the quilt, it can be quite daunting.  Have you ever been […]
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24 February, 2021

Can You Use A Double Needle In Any Sewing Machine Or Only Certain Ones?

How To Use a Double Needle On Any Sewing Machine Using a double-needle on a sewing machine is a very useful accessory, as it allows you to thread […]
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18 February, 2021

How To Hem Curtains With A Sewing Machine? Find Out Here!

The Best Method To Hem Curtains With a Sewing Machine There's nothing worse than finding the right pair of curtains for your house, only to figure out they […]
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18 February, 2021

What Is A Walking Foot Sewing Machine? Find Out Here!

Walking Foot Sewing Machines - Our Best Guide You may have come across the walking foot term a few times within the sewing industry, making it confusing to […]
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18 February, 2021

Why Does My Sewing Machine Keep Skipping Stitches? Find Out Here!

Skipped Stitches - Our Troubleshooting Guide Running into the common problem of skipped stitches when sewing can be annoying and time-consuming, especially when you have to restart your […]
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18 February, 2021

What Does An Overlocker Machine Do? Do I Need One?

Overlocker Sewing Machines - Our Guide If you are looking to take your sewing more professionally and increase the accuracy of your stitches then you need an overlocker […]
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18 February, 2021

How To Embroider With A Sewing Machine? Find Out Here!

Our Guide To Embroidery With a Regular Sewing Machine If you have a regular sewing machine and want to try out some embroidery, but you are wondering how […]
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18 February, 2021

How To Put Thread In A Sewing Machine - Find Out Here!

Now that you have your brand new sewing machine, it is finally time to use it! The first and most important step to using your sewing machine is […]
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13 January, 2021

What Size Sewing Machine Needle For Cotton Is Best? Find Out Here!

Choosing the right needle for the fabric that you are sewing with is extremely important. If you are sewing with the incorrect needle, you can tear or rip […]
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13 January, 2021

How To Put A Bobbin In A Sewing Machine - Find Out Here!

Putting your bobbin in your sewing machine is a crucial step to being able to create projects with your device. Once you can properly place a bobbin into […]
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13 January, 2021

Sewing Machine Bobbin Problems & Solutions - Our List

Bobbins, although vital to a sewing machine, can be the cause of you stopping making progress on that lovely project you’re doing and that’s not ideal! So let’s […]
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13 January, 2021

How Does A Sewing Machine Work? Our Definitive Guide!

Have you just picked up yourself a new sewing machine and need to understand how it all comes together? So how does a sewing machine work? The good […]
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13 January, 2021

How To Oil A Sewing Machine - Find Out Here!

Are you loving quilting and sewing? That’s great! Sewing machines are fantastic things but like so many things, they are subject to a bit of wear and tear.  […]
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13 January, 2021

Beginner Sewing Machine Projects For Kids - Our Favourites

Sewing can be a fantastic skill for children to learn - matter what their age! It’s also a great way to keep them entertained for long periods of […]
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13 January, 2021

Sewing Machine Stitches Not Catching - Find Out Why & A Solution!

Why Are My Sewing Machine Stitches Not Catching? As frustrating as it can be, even the best sewing machine can run into some stitching problems. One of the […]
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12 January, 2021

What Is A Low Shank Sewing Machine? Find Out Here!

What Is A Low Shank Sewing Machine? Low shank sewing machines are very common on the market and are perfect for domestic home use or beginners who are […]
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12 January, 2021

How To Hem Jeans Without A Sewing Machine - Find Out Here!

How To Hem Jeans With No Sewing Machine Jeans are pretty much part of our everyday clothing, they can be paired with anything, worn smart or casual, and […]
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12 January, 2021

How To Embroider Letters With A Sewing Machine - Our Guide

How To Embroider Letters With A Sewing Machine Embroidery is a great sewing art that can be used for personalising items of clothing or bags, or even for […]
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12 January, 2021

How To Change A Sewing Machine Needle - Find Out Here!

How To Change A Sewing Machine Needle For beginners, it can be a little confusing to understand how to change your sewing needle and when to do it, […]
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12 January, 2021

Sewing Machine Not Picking Up Bobbin Thread - What To Do?

Sewing machines are complicated pieces of kit, and many things can go wrong with them if you are not careful. Whether you are simply threading your machine to […]
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3 October, 2020

How To Thread A Singer Sewing Machine - Find Out Here!

Setting up a sewing machine is the first step in learning how to properly sew. Threading a sewing machine the right way is one of the most complicated […]
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3 October, 2020

Sewing Machines Keeps Jamming! What Can I Do? Find Out Here!

Fixing a Jammed Sewing Machine Sewing can be a pleasant, relaxing pastime however if your sewing machine jams, your favourite hobby can quickly turn into your biggest nightmare. […]
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3 October, 2020

How To Take Up Trousers WITHOUT A Sewing Machine

Knowing how to carry out your own amendments on garments and other fabrics is essential- it saves you a lot of time, money, and sentiments. You won't need […]
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3 July, 2020

How To Make A Sewing Machine Cover.. Using A Sewing Machine!

Why to Make a Sewing Machine Cover Once you have set up your new sewing machine, which project should you get started with? One great project to kick […]
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3 July, 2020

How To Hem Trousers With A Sewing Machine - Our Guide

How to Hem Trousers with a Sewing Machine If you are interested in a sewing machine for making your own garments, it is imperative that you learn how […]
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3 July, 2020

Sewing Room Ideas - Craft The Perfect Workstation

Sewing Room Ideas! If you work in a cramped, unorganised dor plain boring space then your work will mirror that. It does not matter if you are using […]
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2 December, 2019

How To Set Up A Sewing Machine

Setting Up To Sew! Maybe you’ve had a sewing machine lurking in storage for ages, or perhaps you’ve just bought the machine and you’re looking to use it […]
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15 June, 2017

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