Zero Waste Pattern Cutting

Zero Waste Pattern Cutting explained What is Zero Waste Pattern Cutting? With Zero Waste pattern cutting, the aim is to eliminate 100% of the waste fabric during the construction process.  Think of the pattern pieces as a jigsaw puzzle all fitting together to fill the full width of the fabric. Within the fashion industry, up [...]

Is my bobbin the right way round?

Correctly inserting your bobbin One of the most common reasons for your sewing machine not stitching properly is that the bobbin has not been inserted correctly.  It's a sneaky problem because when threading your sewing machine, and inserting the bobbin, it can look correct even when it is not.  Luckily it's an easy problem to [...]