Accessory Spotlight: Candlewicking Foot

December 10, 2020By Joanne BankoAccessories, Stitches 9 Comments

Learn how to use built-in Candlewicking stitches, and see how you can create a custom Candlewicking stitch with the Brother My Custom Stitch feature.   The Brother Candlewicking foot, SA193 was designed to coordinate with unique candlewicking stitches included with select Brother machine models. These prominent stitches are best sewn with a special foot. The … Read More

Gold Confetti Gift Bag

November 21, 2020By Joanne BankoDIY, Stitches 6 Comments

Festive fabric DIY gift bags are fun to make! They can make small presents extra special. I used sheer organza and snippets of fabric, sparkling gold ribbon, and strands of embroidery thread to make this little confetti bag. Follow along as I show you this confetti technique. Once you see how easy it is, you’ll … Read More

Embroidered Pumpkin Pillow

October 1, 2020By Emily ThompsonDIY, Embroidery, Fashion, Holiday, Home Decor, Projects, Sewing, Stitches, Tutorial, Zippers 5 Comments

It may still be 90 degrees here, but I’m totally getting into the fall spirit! I’ve been sewing with beautiful fall fabric lately and drinking pumpkin spiced coffee and trying to imagine that it’s getting cooler. I’m super excited about this fall throw pillow project today. There are so many ways you can create something … Read More