The Best Sewing Books for Beginners and Experts

Best Sewing Books for 2016 The Internet has been a boon to sewers, but sometimes a Google search just doesn’t cut it. Sewers of any skill level should stock up their bookshelves with material from the masters. Whether you’re new to the craft of have been sewing for years, these sewing books will inspire you and hone your skills with […]

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Free Sewing Patterns for Beginners

Free and Easy Sewing Patterns from All Sewing Machine Reviews

Free and Easy Sewing Patterns If you’ve been sewing for long, there’s something that you’ve probably noticed…it can be expensive! High-quality fabrics are expensive, some notions are expensive, and sometimes patterns are expensive as well. Thanks to the internet, however, you can find loads of cute, functional, and well-written patterns and tutorials without taking out a second mortgage. If you […]

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How to Buy the Perfect Sewing Machine

When buying a sewing machine you’ll need to consider three characteristics; features, brand, and price. Once you have those narrowed down, buying a sewing machine will be much easier. So let’s get started. Features Before you spend your hard-earned money on a sewing machine you should consider a few things. First, what will you be using it for? Knowing what you’ll need […]

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The Difference Between a Serger and Sewing Machine

I run into this question often when I’m on blogs and forums; what’s the difference between a serger and sewing machine? To answer the question we’ll have to start from the beginning. To understand what a serger does first we have to understand what a sewing machine does. What does a sewing machine do? A sewing machine stitches two pieces […]

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How to Replace a Needle in a Brother Sewing Machine

It happens to every avid sewer sooner or later. The needle on your sewing machine has become dull or broken. Or maybe you have to switch out a needle with a special-purpose needle for thicker fabrics. Replacing your needle is a fairly easy task. Since all sewing machines are different I strongly recommend checking your owner’s manual before changing your […]

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How to Service Your Sewing Machine

If your machine isn’t running like when you first got it, it may be time for a cleaning. You’re supposed to service your sewing machine after every few big projects, but of course we all have other things going on. If you use your sewing machine constantly, cleaning it once a month will keep it running smoothly for years. Every […]

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