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Cross Wound Vs Stacked Thread

15th July 2015

Do you know the difference between cross wound and stacked threads? Do you know that threads can be wound onto spools one of two ways? How you positi...

Beginners Sewing Course

26th June 2015

Are you looking to learn how to sew? Or simply want to brush up on some techniques? Then our Beginners Sewing Course will hopefully point you in the r...

What Size Machine Needle?

25th June 2015

What size sewing machine needle should I use? For everyday medium weight projects you will need a Universal Needle in a size 80/12 or 90/14. (The firs...

What Type of Machine Needle?

24th June 2015

Choosing the correct needle for a project can be a troublesome task. With a variety of sizes and specialist options available the choice can be overwh...