Lesson 1: Basic Tools

Having the right tools is essential to success in sewing. Without them, the experience is often frustrating, and can take away from the simple joy of sewing. When first starting out, the amount of tools needed can seem overwhelming and expensive. Unfortunately, the items found in many affordable sewing kits are of very low quality. … Continue reading Lesson 1: Basic Tools

That Purple Thang (Thing)

I have had many questions about one of my favorite sewing tools, “That Purple Thang.” Which I often refer to as the Purple Thing. This is a great tool! I originally purchased it as a turning tool, but I use it most often as a stiletto to help guide fabric through the sewing machine. I … Continue reading That Purple Thang (Thing)