Sewing Tips, Tools & Tricks

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Sewing Tips, Tools & Tricks


100+ Sewing Tips and counting! This list has so many easy tips to keep your sewing projects looking polished and professional. The Sewing Loft

Click any image below for sewing tips, fun tools and amazing tricks.  You will even find easy sewing projects along the way!  Don’t worry…we won’t leave you hanging! We’ve got all the nitty-gritty details. So click around and have fun.

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Sewing with Cuddle Tips and Tricks by The Sewing Loft #sewing #sewingtips

Sewing with Cuddle

Dirty Iron Feature

Dirty Iron

Stay Tape is perfect for sewing with knits. Quick Tip by The Sewing Loft

Power of Tape

Install Pillow Piping | The Sewing Loft

Pillow Piping

Learn how to use Washi Tape in the sewing room. It is more than just a pretty package. Easy sewing tip by The Sewing Loft #sewing #sewingtip

Washi Tape

Add detail with your decorative stitches. The Sewing Loft

Decorative Stitches

Learn how to reduce a zipper and the anatomy of a nylon zipper on The Sewing Loft

Zipper Tab

Learn about English Paper Piecing and Hexie How to on The Sewing Loft

English Paper Piecing

Discover and learn how to use the roller foot during National Sewing Month on The Sewing Loft #NationalSewingMonth #NSM2013

Roller Foot

Seam Ripper Anatomy from Dritz. Learn about the basics during National Sewing Month on The Sewing Loft

Seam Ripper

Stack N Store Hero

Stack N Store Bobbins

Discover a new tool during National Sewing Month on The Sewing Loft

Twin Needle

Discover and make pattern weights during National Sewing Month on The Sewing Loft

Yarn Pattern Weights

What is a bodkin? The Sewing Loft

Bodkin Basics

Q-Snap Frame National Sewing Month | The Sewing Loft

Q-Snap Frame

Discover a different way to use washi tape while sewing during National Sewing Month on The Sewing Loft

Washi Tape Ruler

Glue Stick in the workspace The Sewing Loft

Glue Stick

Kwik Klip Tool on National Sewing Month | The Sewing Loft

Kwik Klip

Folding Template National Sewing Month | The Sewing Loft

Folding Template

Applique Scissors National Sewing Month | The Sewing Loft

Applique Scissors

Circular Rotary Cutter Tool | The Sewing Loft #NationalSewingMonth

Circular Rotary Cutter

Walking Foot | The Sewing Loft

Walking Foot

Loop Turner | The Sewing Loft

Loop Turner

Fussy Cut | The Sewing Loft

Fussy Cut

Add Strength to pockets with Bar Tacks | The Sewing Loft

Bar Tacks

Create a zipper pillow cover | The Sewing Loft

Zipper Pillow Cover

Add Strength to pockets with Dog Ears | The Sewing Loft

Dog Ears

How to make Handbag Handles | The Sewing Loft

Rolled Handbag Handles

Blind Hem Stitching | The Sewing Loft

Blind Hem

Pattern Fitting: Always Pre Fit |The Sewing Loft

Pattern Fitting

Presser Feet- Standard vs Monogram -The Sewing Loft

Monogram Foot

pillow forms created in 4 easy steps | The Sewing Loft

Pillow Form Inserts

Bias Width - What's the right size?| The Sewing Loft

Bias Width

Learn How To Create Custom Piping | The Sewing Loft

Custom Piping

Learn how to create continuous bias on The Sewing Loft

Continuous Bias

Calculating Fabric for Continuous Bias | The Sewing Loft

Calculating Continuous Bias

Let's Talk Stretch Stitch | The Sewing Loft

Stretch Stitch

Sewing with Children Safety 1st | The Sewing Loft

Sewing with Children

Playing with Scissors | The Sewing Loft

Playing with Scissors

Fusible Fleece Adds Dimension | The Sewing Loft

Add Dimension

Serger Sewing Tip: Tuck your tail in | The Sewing Loft

Tuck Your Tail In

Cleaning Vintage Fabrics Tips & Tricks | The Sewing Loft

Cleaning Vintage Fabrics

Machine Maintenance | The Sewing Loft

Basic Serger Maintenance

Sewing with Knits | The Sewing Loft

Knit Tips & Tricks

Ways to use a Fat Quarter | The Sewing Loft

Fat Quarter

Extra Hands with Glue Baste It | The Sewing Loft

Glue Baste It

Pattern Storage Round Up on

Pattern Storage

Zipper Foot Project | The Sewing Loft

Snack Bag

How to bind a quilt

Binding a Quilt

Learn how to use The Quilt Index on The Sewing Loft

The Quilt Index

Easy Gift Wrap- Rotary Cutter

Rotary Cutter

Sewing with scraps easy crazy block how to | The Sewing Loft

Crazy Square Block

The Sewing Loft Dress Form

Dress Form

Learn how to Reverse Applique on The Sewing Loft

Reverse Applique

Swap Etiquette the basics

Swap Etiquette

Flying Geese Block 2

Flying Geese

Cranky 9 Patch Block | The Sewing Loft

Cranky Patch Block

dresden plate quilt block Quick as a Fox

Dresden Plate

Sashing and Borders made easy The Sewing Loft

Sashing & Borders

Foxy Applique Quick as a Fox

Foxy Applique

3-D Quilt Block via

3D Quilting

Quilting and Stitching made easy | The Sewing Loft

Quilting & Stitching

How to Organize your trims | The Sewing Loft

Trim Organizer

Zipper Bag Cover

Quick & Easy Zipper Bag

Turn fabric scraps into yardage | The Sewing Loft

Turn Scraps into Fabric

Fabric Cork Board

Fabric Cork Board

Sewing Weights | The Sewing Loft

Sewing Weights

Flower Pin Cushion -The Sewing Loft

Flower Pin Cushion

How to use Sewing Needles on The Sewing Loft

Sewing Needle Tricks

Fine Sewing Pins -The Sewing Loft

Fine Sewing Pins

How to make a double lanyard on The Sewing Loft

Easy Lanyard

Mushroom Mug Rug | The Sewing Loft

Wooden Iron for Quilting

How to make a Dahlia Pillow

Ruffle Pillow

Small Trim storage solution

Small Trim Storage

Storyboard Calendar by The Sewing Loft

Inspiration Board

Bias Tape Maker in Action - The Sewing Loft

Easy Purse Handles

Freezer Paper

Longer Lasting Patterns

5 in 1 sliding gauge

5 in 1 Sliding Gauge

Fall Garland

Go Baby Garland

Tangled Threads Button

Tangled Threads

Frixion Pen

Frixion Pen

Steampunk arm fashion - The Sewing Loft

Leather Fabric

Fabric Stash -The Sewing Loft

Fabric Stash

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