The TWO Most Popular Home Business Books Are………

| August 31, 2015

After a week of our 50% off All Business Books sale, (use promo code BUSINESS),  there has been a definite trend going.  The top TWO most popular business books, followed closely by a third, are not at all a surprise to us, as these business books have always been super sellers for us. 1.  Sewing […]

Start Your Own Business And SAVE 50% On All Business Books!

| August 25, 2015

School has started so this is the perfect time to start  your own business with a 50% discount on every downloadable business book at http://SewWithSarah.com by using the promo code BUSINESS from now through September 8th. Are you in need of a little extra money or a lot of extra money for bills, that special vacation or just […]

Bobbin Basics

| August 19, 2015

The bobbin winder unit may be located on the side of the sewing machine or on top of the machine or some types have the rewind right in the machine.  Regardless of “where” you wind the bobbin, there are some general rules that apply to every bobbin on every machine. ** Always start with an […]

8 Online Places To Sell Your Products

| August 17, 2015

Each person has different thoughts and ideas about what we want to sell online.  I am a pattern maker – I simply love to come up with new ideas, then follow through with making a sewing pattern or craft pattern for the item.  Others would prefer to actually MAKE the items, then sell the products.  […]

Do You Keep An “Event” Calendar?

| August 12, 2015

An “event” calendar could also be called a “planning” calendar.  Do you keep track of those upcoming craft fairs and bazaars that you want to attend?  You need to know when they are scheduled, in addition to knowing when to submit your application to participate in the event. After confirming your space in the craft show, you’ll […]

How To Improvise And Improve

| August 10, 2015

WOW!  What a strange title for a post!  However, I believe all of us in the sewing / crafting fields have done that very thing — just didn’t call it by those words.  Sometimes we “make do” by putting things together that weren’t called for on the pattern because we forgot to get all the […]

Keep Your Sewing Equipment in Tip Top Shape

| August 5, 2015

One of the most irritating things that can happen to those of us in the sewing, alteration, crafting, doll making and other “sewing” businesses is for a machine to break down in the middle of a rush project — or any other day of the week!  We simply do NOT have the time to spare […]

Make Perfect Fitting Shorts / Slacks For Your Hard To Fit Customers

| August 3, 2015

With school starting soon, all of us in the sewing business will be bombarded with requests to try to make some pants and shorts for those customers who have overweight and plus size children because there just won’t be anything in ready-to-wear that will fit them.  This year why not try out the following shorts […]