Posts tagged beginner sewing essentials
2016 Sewing Summer Camps in Raleigh, NC

I'm excited to share that be teaching camps at the St. Francis of Assisi Community Center's Camp Francis in Raleigh, NC again this summer! This is my fourth year teaching at this wonderful program that offers half day camps with a lunch program that enables working parents to get full day camp coverage for their children both big and small, with camps for pre-school through high school ages.  See you there! (Ooh! Sign up soon because these camps sell out quickly!)

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Start here if you just started machine sewing | Beginner Sewing Kit Essentials

Just starting to sew but don't quite know what supplies you need?   These basic sewing supplies are what I recommend to every beginning sewist I meet (and I've met quite a few!).

This is not just the "stuff" you'll need to make a particular project, but "stuff" you'll need for every project. Print this list and get shopping - you can take with you to Joann's.  Don't forget your coupon! If you are an online shopper like me, you'll find links to many of these products on Amazon.com, including what I think are some great beginner sewing machines to the left of this post and on the main page of the website.*

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