Everything you need to know about sewing thread at a glance. What threads are best for what fabrics and project types, and how is thread weight (or thickness) rated.

How to pick the right thread for your bag

How to pick the right thread for your bag Everything you need to know about sewing thread at a glance. What threads are best for what fabrics and project types, and how is thread weight (or thickness) rated.

Do you have questions about embroidery needles? What needles do what? How to organize them? Here's a list of articles for information, resources, and organization ideas for your embroidery needles!

All About Embroidery Needles – Types, Storage & Resources

DIY threading... I had no idea what this actually was before...

Tudo que você precisava saber para cuidar das sobrancelhas

How to tweeze eyebrows with precision. How the models do it and any makeup artist. How to thread eyebrows

Rag Rug Instructions (No-Sewing!)--Little House in the Suburbs

No sew braided rag rug- one commenter says make it out of dollar store plastic tablecloth strips and use outside.

sewing thread tension needed to pin so i can find when i need it.  Understanding Thread Tension - Threads

Understanding Thread Tension

this article on thread tension changed my life. 15 years with the same machine and i had never adjusted the bobbin tension.

NEEDLEPAINTING EMBROIDERY What is Needlepainting?  Basically it is the reproduction of a picture, painting or photo with needle and thread.  It is a surface embroidery technique not to be confused ...

VIDEOS Long & short stitch shading part one – how to stitch row one of long & short stitch. Long & short stitch shading part two – how to …

How-To: Organize and Store Pearl Cotton. (Hm. I really like clothes pegs but this has it's virtues too...)

How-To: Organize and Store Pearl Cotton

I don't quite get what's going on in the middle steps of this tutorial, but the storage concept is awesome for Pearl cotton or embroidery floss. How-To: Organize and Store Pearl Cotton

Maiden, Mother, Crone

✯ The Triple Goddess ~ Maiden, Mother and Crone :: the norns Artist Unknown✯

Lisa Kokin's fantastic mixed media work using a sewing machine and yearbook photos.

Found images, AND thread? Oh, be still my beating heart! by California based artist Lisa Kokin

Great info on thread for embroidery machines

Even though there is considerable polarization among fans of both rayon and polyester embroidery thread, the strongest argument is for using what's best for the individual project, the individual client. (All images courtesy the author.

Wishing Spool Ornament - Ask kids what they want for Christmas and write it on this homemade ornament!    It would be fun to have one of these each year as the kids grow up - to look back on and remember what they were into at every age...

Thread spool Christmas list ornament, what a cute way to remember the things your kids like every year!

JUDY MARTIN : Rough couching, over raveled weft threads, un-separated floss, and narrow strips of denim. It evokes Starry Night. "The threads and fabrics are familiar things used in an unfamiliar way. What is usually used to make a neat seam or a mended pocket, is used here in a messy and raveled manner." Read her post and enjoy the detail photos.

Judy Martin: rough couching, over raveled weft threads, unseparated floss & narrow denim strips. Familiar threads & fabrics used in unfamiliar way. Usually used fr neat seam or mended pocket is used in a messy & raveled manner

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