A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Craftster is for freely sharing how to make things! Don't post pics of things you sell in hopes of getting some sales or we'll have to bust out the LIMBO stick on you! Wink
Total Members: 315,691
Currently Running With Scissors:
428 Guests and 9 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop
  Show Posts
Pages: [1]
1  SEWING IN GENERAL / Sewing in General: Discussion and Questions / Re: Spots on fabric after washing it on: November 26, 2012 01:30:23 PM
I know this happens to dress shirts when I use a bit too much detergent and the spots are actually soap stains.  Did you try washing it again? That worked for me! Smiley
2  SEWING IN GENERAL / Sewing in General: Discussion and Questions / Re: A lil help plz: How do I cut my fabric if my center-back is tapered?? on: November 26, 2012 12:49:06 PM
I think I may be able to clarify the issue.  It seems to me the fold is placed where side seams would normally go, and the back is tapered for a fitted look. The easiest way for me to handle this would be to cut the piece in a straight line but mark the where the pattern originally wanted you to cut; use this as your guideline when stitching.  Straight lines are easier to pin together and sew, then you can just trim the excess fabric after stitching.

I hope that helps. Smiley
3  SEWING IN GENERAL / Sewing in General: Discussion and Questions / Re: Question Re: Fleece Cutting Board on: November 26, 2012 12:20:40 PM
As far as I can tell, no really.  I haven't heard of the distinction before so I web searched it and came up with nothing.  If you had a picture to share that would be helpful in determining more.
4  SEWING IN GENERAL / Sewing in General: Discussion and Questions / Re: Do you feel like there's enough fabric choice? on: November 26, 2012 11:52:44 AM
I'm fortunate enough to have a Hancock Fabrics near me, they have a decent selection with great prices. I only ever buy fabric when it is on sale or at a one of my local thrift stores.  I once found 27 yards of medium weight cotton that had a great texture for dress clothes for only $6.  Thrifting is a way of life, and a great way to find vintage or old clothing that you can upcycle and modernize and give it a whole new life.  Smiley
5  CLOTHING / Clothing: Discussion and Questions / Re: Free Fedora Pattern??? where can I get one??? on: November 26, 2012 11:20:46 AM
Found an online tutorial here for a fabric fedora:


Instructions are  easy to follow. Hope this helps.
6  UNITED STATES / Delaware / Re: Delaware "ALL CRAFTERS" roll call on: February 16, 2010 11:50:12 PM
I'm from Seaford, and I do a little of this and that.  I mostly sew, and make jewelry.  I just started selling my creations not too long ago.
Pages: [1]

only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search

How-To Videos
Sunscreen That Hides and Fights Wrinkles
Revital-Eyes: Award-Winning Retinol
Lip Luxury: Smooth and Creamy Nudes
Clinically Proven Stretch Mark Cream
Creamy, Dreamy Cheek Tint Perfection
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Vermicomposting
It's a bad week to be a seal...
Flower Power!

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 ©2003-2016, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.