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Learning To Sew: New Article Series

Coming soon to Lizzsews blog will be an article series, it will be called, learning to sew!

This series is going to be geared towards any sewers who are brand new, just starting out, getting back into or even just sewers wanting to go back to the basics! This series is suited for anyone with an interest in sewing and all ages!

I’ll point out keywords you’ll want to know and I’ll explain everything!

These articles will contain tons of information and some will be how-to articles!! 

Make sure that you have a sewing machine and all the supplies you’ll need and get started! If you’re not sure what you’ll need, head on over to this article, 10 things you’ll need to start sewing!

Throughout the series, the list below will continuously be updated as I post new articles and think of new ideas!

Articles in the series:

   Learning To Sew: Sewing On Paper Part One No Thread

   - Learning To Sew: Getting The Machine Ready To Sew

   - Learning To Sew: Sewing On Paper Part Two With Thread

   - Learning To Sew: What You Need To Know About Sewing On Fabric

   - Learning To Sew: Sewing A Straight Line On Fabric

   - Learning To Sew: Sewing On Fabric With Pivots And Curves

   - How to sew a pillowcase

Be sure to like and leave a comment letting me know what you think of this article series! Let me know if there are any specific articles you would like to see in this series! 


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