Buttonhole Elastic

| June 30, 2014

Buttonhole elastic is a wonderful product. I don’t think I could do without it. Buttonhole elastic can be used in waistbands of maternity clothing – is easy to expand the waistline as needed. For me, I use a LOT of it for my grandchildren’s clothing.  We have quadruplet grandchildren- 8 years old.  The little boys are […]

How To Use Fold-Over Elastic

| June 23, 2014

Fold over elastic has many uses, and is very easy to use.  This is a stretchy trim with a knitted-in foldline, so that it can be used as a binding and lie nice and flat. The biggest advantage is that it S-T-R-E-T-C-H-E-S! Fold-over elastic comes in a few different widths, a rainbow of colors, and […]

Value Pack Sewing Notions Assortment Now Available

| June 11, 2012

And when we say “VALUE”, we mean “VALUE”!   $50.00 worth of retail sewing notion packs for $19.95 plus shipping!!  These value packs contain all new “off the shelf” interfacings, elastics (waistband elastic, buttonhole elastic, lingerie elastic, pajama elastic, etc),  hand sewing needles, Schmitz sewing machine needles, thread clipping scissors, pins and pin cushions, tracing wheels, bobbins, […]

Buttonhole Elastic Tutorial

| February 14, 2009

We’ve talked before about the many uses for buttonhole elastic, one of which is for making those pants fit for your small skinny toddlers.  Deanna at DeannasStuff blog has a short, to the point, tutorial about how to use the buttonhole elastic in a pair of children’s pants. How about that for a finished buttonhole elastic […]