Who is that lady on the needle threader?

Answer The image embossed on the aluminum handle of a needle threader is commonly that of Queen Victoria's head, as the threader originated in Victorian times. Individual sewing companies might instead us... Read More »

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Who invented the needle threader?

Carl J. Schuster of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, was awarded a patent for a needle threading device by the U.S. Patent Office on Nov. 12, 1946. The patent number is 2,411,118. He applied for the patent on... Read More »

What is an automatic needle threader on a sewing machine?

An automatic needle threader on a sewing machine threads the needle for you. The thread will go into the eye of the needle on its own. The instructions vary by sewing machine model, so check the in... Read More »

You know how you get that metal-in-the-mouth taste when the needle hits Do you enjoy that now (like I do)?

they're so friggin addicting!! i've got two and am currently trying to figure out a place that's not going to sag as the years go on and what i want to get. the metal in the mouth thing kinda remi... Read More »

How to Thread the Needle for a Sew-in Weave So You Don't Have to Keep Threading the Needle?

Weaves can take hours to complete. To sew in a weave, the hair must be braided into cornrows to provide an anchor for the thread that attaches the fake hair to the head. The process becomes more te... Read More »