Category Archives: learning to sew

TBT: Serger Basics: Video Part 1!!

First Throw Back Thursday post of the New Year and it’s a good one!!  Since starting the NEW FB Group, Singer Serger Fans, I’ve added quite a few new members and we’re all excited!  I put out a poll to … Continue reading

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New Blog Feature: You Asked ~ SMF Tells

The time has come for me to add something NEW to my blog! I’ve decided to do a weekly post answering sewing related questions!!  I receive more and more emails and Facebook messages every week on a variety of sewing … Continue reading

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Serger Basics: Video Part 1

Hi Everyone!  Thanks for all the great emails and messages about my New Video Series featuring the Singer Pro Finish Serger!  I’m so glad that my FANS aren’t shy about asking me to show them what they want to see … Continue reading

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Attaching Buttons by Machine: Video Part 8

This video was requested several weeks ago by one of my YouTube Subscribers.  MsEmilyPark, this ones for You!!  I’m still not able to comment back if you leave a comment for me on my YouTube Channel, so please continue to message and email … Continue reading

Posted in attaching buttons by machine, button foot, buttons with shank, learning to sew, Pattern Review, Singer 9970, Singer Quantum Stylist 9960, traditional button, Youtube video | 4 Comments

Time to SEW!! Video Part 2!!

Hi Everyone!   Now that you’ve seen my first video and learned how to:  thread the machine, wind a bobbin, properly insert the bobbin and how to use the automatic threader, you’re ready to SEW!!  If you missed it and want to … Continue reading

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