Awesome NEW Fabric Tissue Box Covers To Check Out!

| December 10, 2018

Recently we had a cyber sale on our Tissue Box Cover PDF Pattern, and the response was terrific!!!  We were pleasantly surprised how many of our Christmas and Holiday fabric tissue box covers we sold, as well as the pattern. We have added many more tissue box cover styles that we think you might like […]

Introducing – Pattern Making for Big & Tall Men Now Available on Amazon

| November 27, 2018

We are introducing one of our all-time best selling books “How To Make Patterns For Big & Tall Men” now available on Amazon.  This book is illustrated with step by step instructions on how to make perfectly fitting patterns for the big and tall men you may sew for (Note: this book would also be […]

Cyber Sale on DIY Tissue Box Cover Pattern

| November 19, 2018

Tissue box covers make an excellent gift for just about anyone!  During our CYBER WEEK SALE we’re giving you a 15% discount on our newest pattern – covers for tissue boxes!  No coupon code is necessary – prices are already marked down. The DIY Tissue Box Cover pattern has full size pattern pieces for all […]

How To Sew Synthetic Leather

| October 30, 2018

Vinyl leathers are quite fashionable and may be found in all fabric departments.  These simulated leathers have a grained-leather appearance and are backed with cotton knit, which gives some stretch to the fabric.  They actually have the look and feel of genuine leather, are washable and easy to care for.  Do not dry clean vinyl. […]

BIG SALE on Lace And Trims in Our Etsy Store!

| October 23, 2018

  We’ve lowered the prices on all lace and trims in stock in our SewWithSarah Etsy store!  We’re waiting on new arrivals, but want to give our loyal customers first priority on the lace and trims we currently have on hand (the prices marked are the new low prices). There are lingerie laces that can […]

Adding Profit To Your Sewing And Crafts

| September 18, 2018

Many times it is difficult to determine the actual costs involved in making craft or sewing items.  For example, if you’re using your scraps to make aprons, beach bags, purses or toys, how would you figure the cost of the item, and therefore how much to charge for the completed item. An easy way to […]

Tips For Sewing Specialty Fabrics

| September 11, 2018

Sometimes when we “get on a roll” with the sewing projects we’re doing, it is so easy to simply sew everything using the same type of thread, and not even think about changing the needle when changing fabrics.  We’ve collected a variety of tips that we all need to think about before changing from one […]

Are You Using The Right Thread?

| September 4, 2018

All of us that are in the sewing, clothing alteration or crafts businesses can get a little “lazy” sometimes and neglect some of the basic rules of sewing, such as changing our sewing machine needles, or making sure we’re using the right thread for the project at hand. Thread type is chosen for its compatibility […]

Are You Using The Right Sewing Machine Needle?

| August 28, 2018

As we get caught up in trying to get sewing projects completed and move on to the next one in the limited time available it is so very easy just to jump from project to project without giving any thought to whether or not we have the right needle in the sewing machine. It can […]

50% Off ALL Plus Size Children’s Sewing Patterns

| July 31, 2018

Back To School Sale On Plus Size Children Patterns – 50% Discount   Just in time for school sewing, we are having a super 50% Discount sale on ALL Plus Size Children Sewing Patterns.  Now through August 15 only, take advantage of this huge sale – use promo code PATTERNS and fill your shopping cart.  […]