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 »

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Can kitchen counter top material be placed over old kitchen top material?

Tile, laminate and solid-surface countertops may be installed over existing countertops if the existing surface is completely smooth before sanding. Countertops made from wood, concrete and stone, ... Read More »