1. Thread Tension

    Learn how to correct thread tension so that your stitches come out perfect no matter the type of fabric you're sewing with. This tutorial shows you how to adjust upper and lower thread tension to solve your stitching woes.
  2. Sewing Machine Needles

    Have to purchase some new sewing machine needles, but dont know which ones to get? Learn about the different kinds of needles and which one would be right for your project.
  3. Sewing Machine Maintenance

    Learn some simple steps you can take in order to take care of your sewing machine and keep it running smoothly.
  4. Change Needle and Foot

    The more you sew, the more likely you'll have to change the sewing machine needle and foot on your machine. Learn how easy it is with our tutorial.
  5. Thread Sewing Machine

    Are you nervous about using a sewing machine? Let us help make you comfortable. We'll show you how to thread the machine and the bobbin and you'll be stitching in no time.


Starting in 2009, the Professor Pincushion team had a vision of creating a sewing tutorial website in which beginners could learn and master the art of sewing. Our site launched in March of 2010 and we have since produced over a hundred sewing related tutorials that cover everything from sewing basics to fun and original projects. Regardless of the subject, we always strive to create HD quality videos that takes the viewer step by step through each process so that nothing is left out and the mystery behind learning to sew is revealed to all.

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