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VIDEO: Sew a Zipper with the Laser Vision Guide

VIDEO: Sew a Zipper with the Laser Vision Guide

August 5, 2016By Angela WolfSewing, Tips & Tricks 2 Comments

Brother Machine: DreamWeaver XE VM6200D Features: • Brother Sew Straight™ Laser Vision Guide – available in various Brother sewing machines Supplies: 2 pieces of fabric 2 pieces of fusible interfacing Standard zipper Universal thread Seam gauge Zipper sewing machine foot Fabric pen Sewing in Your Zipper Sewing a zipper has never been easier with the … Read More

This Year’s 2017 Line Up

This Year’s 2017 Line Up

August 3, 2016By Brother SewsArticles, Embroidery, Quilting, Serger, Sewing 3 Comments

BROTHER CHANGES THE INDUSTRY ONCE AGAIN WITH ITS 2017 LINEUP OF NEW MACHINES AND SOFTWARE We often hear that to be successful in business, one should “do one thing and do it well.” Brother International Corporation has blown that adage away by mastering the ability to lead the industry in multiple categories. Brother is…sewing…embroidery…quilting and … Read More

Brother Machines Sparks Creativity

Brother Machines Sparks Creativity

July 15, 2016By Brother SewsArticles 3 Comments

Style and creativity fueled the inspiration of Rock Paper Scissors, an Authorized Brother Dealer and the hottest cross-crafting store in the Montclair, New Jersey area. Known as one of the most eclectic stores of its kind, owner Beth Rowan describes her store as far from traditional. She and her staff make and wear their own … Read More

Double Bars Quilt Block

Double Bars Quilt Block

July 13, 2016By Heather JonesProjects, Quilting 2 Comments

This great oversized block is the perfect way to showcase your favorite printed fabrics, although I think it would work beautifully in all solids, too. I’m using yardage here, but this pattern would work great with pre-cut strips as well! Here’s the pattern and tutorial for one Double Bars block, that measures 16 ½” x … Read More

Putting Your Best (Quilting) Foot Forward

Putting Your Best (Quilting) Foot Forward

July 8, 2016By Rebecca Kemp BrentQuilting 6 Comments

One of my favorite features of any Brother machine I’ve owned (there have been and are, ahem, “several”) is the range of accessory feet included with the machine. That’s right: you don’t even have to make a separate purchase to start enjoying the benefits of specialty feet that make sewing, embroidery, and decorative stitching easier … Read More

Runway to Reality Look 1 – Sheath Dress

Runway to Reality Look 1 – Sheath Dress

June 21, 2016By Diana MaliqiGarment, Sewing 5 Comments

Look one from our collaboration with BurdaStyle is a new twist on the classic Sheath dress. For 16 easy to follow-along steps, click here for the free downloadable Runway to Reality Look Book. The classic shaped Sheath dress has been worn through the ages. Some may be uncomfortable at the thought of a tight silhouetted … Read More