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Series 400...

401 Top Shop

Angela Wolf shows how to make her signature color block top

Watch the video for this project online at:
http://youtu.be/4eEV4ig9vWg

 
Eileen Roche offers technique tips for embroidering on pockets.  

Peggy Sagers discusses the basics of blouse construction.   

 
402 Learn to Sew

Angela Wolf shows how to use an iron and some other tools for perfect pressing.


Watch the video for this project online at:
http://youtu.be/5iTBW0fkNWE

 
Deepika Prakash has the first lesson of a 3 part lesson on sewing machine feet.  

Stephani Miller has a lesson on how and why to make a muslin.

 
403 Modern Patchwork
Victoria Findlay Wolfe offers a tutorial on making your own quilt fabric.  

Angela Wolf turns the fabric created by Victoria into a simple pillow with a zipper accent.

 

Lisa Sipes creates a pillow sham that uses circular sewing and features cording and braid feet.

Watch the video for this project online at:
http://youtu.be/q88eYGOBUh4

 
404 Bags and Totes

Colbey Decker shows how to make a mini drawstring back pack featuring button holes instead of grommets, plus a hidden pocket inside.

Watch the video for this project online at:
http://youtu.be/alOoFM0-yfY

 
Sue Hausmann has techniques for giving purses their shape, plus a truly unique duct tape purse.   
405 Trousers

Angela Wolf breaks down pants into a few lessons.  She begins with a muslin and alterations to make your trousers fit, followed by pressing darts and seams, hidden zippers and waistband options and how to alter your pattern.

 
406 Pockets
Angela Wolf shows how to add pockets.  

Gretchen Hirsch has a lesson on welt pockets for pants and skirts.

Watch the video for this project online at:
http://youtu.be/KEeaScgBMWU

 
407 Baby
Pearl Krush creates a rag style baby quilt.  

Sheree Schattenmann shares techniques for making a simple baby blanket and bib.

Watch the video for this project online at:
http://youtu.be/lxmr7UazZZI

 

June Mellinger features a personalized, heirloom baby quilt adapted to today. 

 
408 Insider Tips

Jim Suzio has fabulous insider tips for totally amazing gowns.

 

Gretchen Hirsch demonstrates the hairline seam for sewing with sheers.


Watch the video for this project online at:
http://youtu.be/MZMllBR9OVs

 
409 Technologies
Eileen Roche demonstrates the basics for using an embroidery machine creating an eyeglass case.   

Rebecca Kemp Brent uses decorative stitches already on your machine to simplify or add a bit of couture to clothing construction.

Watch the video for this project online at:
http://youtu.be/I0esG6TqwsU

 
Deepika Prakash has lesson two on machine feet and techniques.  
410 Practical Sewing

Lisa Shepard Stewart shows how to create functional covers for tablets using exotic placemats.

Watch the video for this project online at:
http://youtu.be/hNYBV_fiHMs

 
Sarah McFarland has a lesson on reading a pattern.  
Pearl Krush shows how to make a cuddly pet bed.    
411 Create Your Own Fabric
Cookie Gaynor shows how to create flowers and leaves with free motion sewing and three dimensional embroidery.  

Rebecca Kemp Brent shows how to create a perfect coordinating fabric every time with the stitches on your machine.


Watch the video for this project online at:

http://youtu.be/Hmec9mnaBuU

 
Michele Muska demonstrates felting techniques, plus makes a pair of baby booties.      
412 Setting the Perfect Table.
Donna Babylon demonstrates easy trim techniques to dress up a readymade tablecloth or one you made your self.  

Deana Tierney May shows how to make reversible chair cushions.

Watch the video for this project online at:
http://youtu.be/0S_0UYfPq1w

 
Sheree Schattenmann demonstrates easy sew simple table settings including napkins, and more.   
413 On the Surface
Rebecca Kemp Brent demonstrates decorative work with your utility stitches.  

Angela Wolf demonstrates blind hem stitching.

 

Louis Carney demonstrates couching techniques.  

Watch the video for this project online at:
http://youtu.be/GzWu6bK49y8

 

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