Here are some beading basics like threading the needle, finishing off the thread and starting a new thread. Also, some information about two different threads currently available.
Published: 07/22/2009 by Joan Wilson, The Simcoe County Lacemakers in ARTICLES
Joan Wilson of the Simcoe County Lacemakers writes on the history of "hand-made lace."
Jo-Anne Coleman of Creative Styling gives tips on interfacing, an essential part of garment construction.
Free pattern and tutorial for making an adorable baby gift: a onesie embroidered with a heart made up of hearts! Colorful and unique, easy-to-follow instructions.
Barb Alexander of the Batik Butik writes about Batik fabric from southeast Asia.
What was once considered a utilitarian household item is now in the realm of fine art in some circles. Insurance companies and quilt owners are beginning to recognize that quilts have value and cannot be replaced by visiting a local department store.
Catherine Goetz of Distinctive Sewing presents tips on how to sew with handmade batik rayon from Bali.