Tips on Using Sequined Material?

Answer 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 »

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Tips for Sewing Stretch Material?

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 »

What sewing machine needle should I use on sequined fabrics?

You should use a large needle for working with sequined fabric, usually between sizes 90/14 and 100/16. It's also wise to keep extra needles on hand in case one breaks. If you're having trouble wor... Read More »

How to Make a Dilution Using Essential Oils and a Base Material?

For the new user of essential oils. What follows is a brief guide for making a 2% solution of essential oil in a base oil.

How to Make a Garland Using Material Wrapped Around Christmas Lights?

Looking for a fun holiday decorating idea? With just a little material and a strand of Christmas lights you can have a festive item for any occasion. Mix and match material in holiday prints and ... Read More »