Sewing Department

Sewing Department Logo Sewing must be one of the world’s greatest and oldest arts. Our creative sewing department features sewing tutorials and lessons, including the art of no-sew sewing! Learn about different techniques for sewing, including machine embroidery, serging, upholstering, slipcovering and more.

We offer a variety of free project ideas and free samples, from apparel to home decorating. To help you hone your craft, you’ll find a fabric guide, conversion charts, a glossary of terms and a section with information to help you learn about your sewing machine.

Our online shopping center enables you to order supplies quickly and easily from the convenience of your home.

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Recent Videos and Tutorials

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    American Girl Doll Tote Bag

    This tutorial will show you how to make a cute tote bag for your 18" or American Girl Doll.

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    Barbie Skirt

    A tutorial on how to sew a simple skirt for a Barbie doll. This project can be made with scrap fabric.

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    Clothes Hanger Covers

    Clothes hangers are essential household items and they don’t have to be boring. Jazz up a closet by transforming plain wire or plastic hangers into something fun.

    Clothes hanger covers are perfect for hanging special garments in your wardrobe and make great homemade gifts on special occasions including Mother’s Day, housewarming and bridal showers.

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    Hair Scrunchies

    Learn how to sew a fabric hair scrunchies. By using different fabric you can make scrunchies for any occasion or fashion outfit.
    Watch our video tutorial and read the our easy step-by-step picture tutorial to make scrunchies.

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    Magnetic Pin Dish

    A magnetic pin dish is a handy sewing tool. Learn how to repurpose a dish into Magnetic Pin Dish.
    Learn how by watching our video and reading our step-by-step instructions.
    This dish also works great in the bedroom, office and workshop to hold bobby pins, earrings, safety pins, paper clips, etc.

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    T-Shirt Tote

    How to make a t-shirt tote bag by recycling an old tee shirt. This simple and quick tote bag can be made in less than a half hour and is so easy to make even someone learning to use can made it.

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    Tissue Box CoverUps by Tiger Lily Press

    Cover that ugly tissue box with a fabric tissue box cover. This pattern has 6 fun styles for four size s of tissue boxes.
    To purchase the pattern, please click the above link. In addition find helpful tips for making this project.

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    Travel Shoe Bag Tutorial

    How to sew a fabric shoe bag. Shoe bags are handy when traveling. Shoe bags help keep clothing and luggage from getting dirty. Learn how to sew a quick, easy and handy shoe bag.
    This project is so easy even someone learning to sew can make it.

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Book and Magazine Recommendations

  • Hand Sewing Magic

    Hand Sewing Magic


    Lynn KrawczykHand Sewing Magic is an essential reference to all things stitching, featuring how-tos for dozens of stitches, from the basics for sewing and mending to stunning embroidered embellishment.


  • Sew News (Magazine)

    Sew News (Magazine)


    Sew News has the latest info on fasion, how to, fabrics, books, new products.

Free Items of the Week

  • Clothes Hanger Covers

    Clothes Hanger Covers

    Clothes hangers are essential household items and they don’t have to be boring. Jazz up a closet by transforming plain wire or plastic hangers into something fun.

    Clothes hanger covers are perfect for hanging special garments in your wardrobe and make great homemade gifts on special occasions including Mother’s Day, housewarming and bridal showers.  From  Needlepointers.com Staff

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