SORTShow AllBasic Videobutterick patternscommercial pattern tutorialsCrafty HumorDear Professor PincushionembellishfastenersFile Attachedfinishing stitchesfundamentalsgarment sewinghalf yard fabric projectsHalloweenHalloween - FabricsHalloween CostumesHalloween EmbellishmentHalloween Pet CostumesHalloween ProjectsHoliday Gift Ideasinside sewing boxintro to fabricintro to patternsintro to sewing machineintro to stitcheskwik sew patternsmccalls patternsOne Yard Fabric Projectspattern makingPremium VideoProfessor Pincushion Postsprofessors projectsquiltingsimplicity patternsVideos Gathering Fabric This tutorial covers the sewing term gathering which is common in apparel and craft projects. When you need to add fullness or ruffles, gathering is a perfect option to help you get there. This technique is also used in order to ease fabric pieces together. Learn the correct way to gather for an elegant and balanced look. Matching Prints If working with large prints makes you nervous, then you'll want to check out this tutorial. We'll show you how easy it is to match your print design from seam to seam for a professional look. I Voted Pin If you're missing your I Voted sticker, you can make your own patriotic felt pin with our simple pattern and instructions. This is a quick and easy project that will give you something fun to wear every election season. Pet Costume - Knight Turn your pet into a knight in shining armor with this adorable costume. Free pattern is available for download. Tapestry or Jacquard Fabric Tapestry and jacquard offer a beautiful and unique fabric option that can be used in home decorating, garments, and crafts. But with it's status as a heavy-weight fabric, it can also give issues when trying to sew with it. Check out this video for some helpful tips. Godet - Seam Insert The godet is an extra bit of fabric, meant to add flounce and flair to the hemline area. It can be subtle in matching fabric or make a statement in contrasting. This tutorial shows you how to add it to a seam. Zippers 101 Choosing the right zipper is essential. This video will give you a basic overview of the most common zippers used in garment sewing to make your zipper choice easy to figure out. Hand Embroidery 101 Learn all the basics for tackling hand embroidery from beginning to end for an inexpensive and fun new hobby. Slip Stitch The slip stitch is an important hand sewing stitch to know. It's perfect for closing up those holes you leave in order to flip a project right side out. When done correctly, you'll never be able to tell where the hole was or even see the thread.