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 Most Difficult Fabrics to Sew With - Beginner's Beware Fabric stores are filled with gorgeous cool fabric that it can be overwhelming to beginners. Want to know which fabrics I think beginners should stay away from until they're ready? Check out my list of top seven most difficult fabrics. Patch Pocket with Flap This easy demo will take you through the process of adding a patch pocket with a flap and snap closure. You can skip the flap and snap if you just want to see how to sew a patch pocket by itself. Sleeve Placket Making a sleeve with a buttoned cuff? Your pattern might have a separate sleeve placket for finishing the raw edges of the sleeve opening. You will want to watch this video for an easy step-by-step demonstration about how to sew a sleeve placket. Anatomy of a Sewing Machine If you're feeling overwhelmed at learning how to use a sewing machine, you'll want to watch this basic breakdown where we cover all the different parts and what they're used for. Take the mystery out of learning to use a sewing machine. Sewing a Muslin One way to get well fitting, custom looking garments, is to sew a muslin before sewing the real thing. This is a great way to get a perfect fit and do a test run of new sewing techniques. See the process in creating a muslin with this tutorial. Invisible Zipper Expand your sewing repertoire and put in an invisible zipper in your project. Its claim to fame is that you'll hardly know its there. Watch this video to learn how to use the universal invisible zipper foot and sew in an invisible zipper. Sewing Machine Presser Feet Overwhelmed by the variety of presser feet you got with your sewing machine. This video will provide a general overview on presser feet and the many different types you may come across. Otomi Stitch Add a unique touch to your embroidered designs by trying the Otomi stitch. A variation of the herringbone, the Otomi stitch is great to use as a filler stitch and is simple to do. Sewing with Fleece Looking to make something cozy with a popular fabric like fleece, such as a blanket, pet bed, or clothes? You'll want to watch this tutorial to get a great overview on how to cut and sew with fleece. These tips and tricks will start you on the right foot.