A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Join us for fun, contests and discussions on Craftster's Facebook page!
Total Members: 300,899
Currently Running With Scissors:
484 Guests and 10 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

  Show Topics
Pages: [1]
1  CLOTHING / Clothing for Kids: Completed Projects / Finally first thing made! Rockets & Stars Robe 4 son on: April 06, 2010 03:02:43 AM
Over two years ago I got a wild hair up my tushie to take up sewing. Got the machine, fabric, all that jazz only life got in the way. Which made me all pouty because I found this beyond awesome fleece with rockets/stars/planets and was looking forward to doing something with it. And finally I did! Used NewLook 6847 pattern as a rough guide and am rather happy with how it turned out. So woohoo for little toddler robes! Thanks for looking I have lurked on this site for years in awe at everyone's creations I'm all excited to finally have one of my own to share Smiley

2  SEWING IN GENERAL / Sewing Machines: Discussion and Questions / Major issues with Brother ES-2000 thread keeps sticking/bunching ;( on: January 12, 2009 06:57:45 PM
Finally I am ready. I sized the hoodie pieces according to one of the tutorials on here. Cut my fabric to scale and pinned where needed. I had tested the machine out a few days ago and it did fine. Only I have no clue what's going on now. I think somewhere I didn't thread something right. Please tell me if the picture below looks right to you? The thread seems off to me but every time I undo the whole thing and start fresh that's how ends up and when I go to sew within a few pumps the underside of the thread bunches up never actually threading fully. It's driving me crazy!

Any suggestions/advice/voodoo that works on sewing machine???

I'm all bummed this is my first project and I was so excited and now I want to throw it out a window.

Thanks in advance I hope someone has an idea what's going on.


Clickie click here for how the thread is laying pretty please.
linked because sadly this is my first post i'm really at my wits end
Pages: [1]

only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search

your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Traditional Holiday Fruitcake Recipe
Simple Pie-in-a-Mason Jar Recipe: A Fun Gift Idea
Browned Butter Double Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe
How to Make a Orange Cranberry Bread
How to Make Irish Oatmeal Biscuits
Latest Blog Articles
Handmade Gift Ideas: Wooden Chain
Handmade Gift Ideas: Upcycled Car Trash Bag
Tute Tuesday: Honkin' Big Beach Ball Snowman

Comparison Shopping

Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...

Follow Craftster...

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.