Tips for Sewing Stretch Material?

Answer You can sew almost anything out of stretchy material. Clothing and blankets are two examples. Stretch material doesn't unravel at the seams like cotton fabrics do. If you don't stitch carefully, th... Read More »

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Why is my material bunching while I am sewing?

There are many difficulties which you may encounter when sewing by hand or by machine; one of these is bunching materials. Some fabrics are much more prone to this problem than others, but with a l... Read More »

Will this material stretch?

It might stretch if it's tight and form-fitting. But it will not shrink, even if you dry it in your dryer..

What causes thread bunching on the bottom of material when sewing?

Thread bunching underneath the fabric is called ''birdnesting." This occurs when there is no tension on the needle thread, which is used to pull the bobbin thread. It is suggested that you re-threa... Read More »

Tips on Using Sequined Material?

Originally meaning "coin," sequins get their name from the metallic discs they replicate. These shiny embellishments are a great way to add some glitz and glamour to a costume or party outfit. Avai... Read More »