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Martha's Sewing Room

Embroidered Embellishments (#3304)

Embroidered covered buttons and sewing techniques are demonstrated on a linen Designer Suit. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

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Series Description: This popular series features a wide variety of sewing, craft, and decorating activities that are easy and fun to do.

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  • Special Touches for Baby (#801)

    Host Martha Pullen shows that it's easy to sew for babies. Special touches like hand faggoting and scalloped plackets are used to embellish baby gowns. Also shown are a lamb pillow; a baby memorabilia box; a delicate dotted Swiss doll dress; a lace animal quilt, and vintage clothing. [26 minutes]

  • Simple Serging and Sewing (#802)

    Martha Pullen shows the easy technique of using a serger to create a beautiful heirloom quilt. Other projects include a satin and lace pillow; a pin cushion; rhapsody in blue doll dress; and antique pleated trim technique. [26 minutes]

  • Piecing and Patchwork (#803)

    Martha Pullen shows how to embellish with paper piecing and patchwork. Also shown are projects including butterflies and rainbows girl's dress; a watermelon potholder and a seminole lacework quilt square; and vintage clothing. [26 minutes]

  • Heirloom Sewing on a Budget (#804)

    Martha shows how to cut costs on gorgeous heirloom garments. Other projects include a lovely lavender and lace girl's dress; the lavender silk ribbon stitch; cash by the yard, and entredeux fabric to lace antique technique. [26 minutes]

  • Three Dimensional Embroidery (#805)

    Three-dimensional embroidery is an elegant technique thatOs quick and easy. Also shown are a Victorian placemat, an afternoon tea doll dress, a flower pillow and a Madeira applique motif quilt square. Guest: Lana Bennett. [26 minutes]

  • Ravels and Rags (#806)

    Martha creates ravels and rags to embellish clothing and home decorating items. Projects include a three rags and ravels pillows; raggedy ruffles girl's dress; coordinating hangers; pintucked ruffles. [26 minutes]

  • Heirloom Serging (#807)

    Making a baby bonnet with heirloom serging is fast, quick and easy. See how to make a baby mobile; an elegant edging doll dress; an ice blue diamonds girl's dress, and a tied bow quilt square. Guest: Ann Riegel. [26 minutes]

  • Wedding Elegance (#808)

    Martha Pullen shows some elegant ideas for wedding dresses and accessories. Also included are a lace panel girl's dress; the hollyhock (a silk ribbon stitch); a silken ribbon pillow; and ruffled puffing, an antique technique. [26 minutes]

  • Double Needle Fancywork (#809)

    Embellishing with a double needle is easy when Martha Pullen shows you how. See how to make a double needle delight girl's dress; learn about two silk ribbon stitches--arum lilies and leaves; and watch Martha make a polar fleece throw and a shark's teeth quilt square. [26 minutes]

  • Shadow Applique (#810)

    Martha Pullen demonstrates shadow applique, a very popular technique. See a beautiful shadow applique pillow; a royal ribbons doll dress; a quilt square of circular puffing; and an antique technique, lace to a finished edge. Guest: Marlis Bennett [26 minutes]

  • Yo Yos - Yo Yos (#811)

    Yo Yos have been popular for over a century. Martha Pullen shows several methods of making yo yos. Projects shown with yo yo embellishment or made from yo yo's are a yo yo garden doll dress; a pillow; a yo yo doll; and a yo yo Christmas ornament. Also shown: a lace waterfall quilt square and vintage clothing. [26 minutes]

  • Talking Linens (#812)

    This program introduces linens that say "good morning," "tea time," " his," and "hers." Martha shows different ways to create lettering for home decorating projects and garments. Other projects include a girl's dress for all reasons; an elegantly edged pillow; the lace net darning technique; and two silk ribbon stitches: carnations and leaves. [26 minutes]

  • Smocking (Pt. 1) (#901)

    Host Martha Pullen shows three beginning stitches used in English smocking: outline stitch, stem stitch and cable stitch. Appliqu techniques are demonstrated on the Animal Alphabet quilt. The silk ribbon iris is also shown on a creative "Sweet Dreams" sleeping mask, and vintage clothing is also featured. [26 minutes]

  • Smocking (Pt. 2) (#902)

    Martha Pullen shows additional smocking stitches of waves and wave variation. Other projects include the Animal Alphabet quilt, the New Zealand blouse embellished with smocking, smocked holiday eggs, and vintage clothing. [26 minutes]

  • Smocking (Pt. 3) (#903)

    Martha completes the instruction on smocking by showing the trellis stitch and other combination stitches. Other projects shown include an easy smocked pillow, an antique technique of corded or striped netting, a lavender lattice smocked doll dress with bullion accents, and vintage clothing. [26 minutes]

  • Using A Smocking Pleater (#904)

    Pleating fabric for smocking is demonstrated using a smocking pleater. Additional projects include a "Do Not Disturb" sign embellished with forget-me-not silk ribbon stitches, a hidden needle case, an antique technique - blanket stitch edging, and vintage clothing. [26 minutes]

  • Dimensional Embroidery (#905)

    Puffing foam shadow appliqu is fast and easy to do, and it creates a wonderful three dimensional effect. The puffy foam technique is imaginatively used on a pillow. Martha Pullen demonstrates special ribbon embellishment on a doll dress; vintage clothing is also featured. Guest: Joyce Drexler. [26 minutes]

  • Trapunto (#906)

    Creating the padded effect of trapunto was once a quite complex and time consuming task, but not today. The trapunto technique, tips and tricks are easily completed in half the time using the simple steps demonstrated. Other projects include a lovely trapunto bow pillow and an elegant traveler's coat hanger with silk ribbon daisy stitches. Vintage clothing is also included. [26 minutes]

  • Perfect Pleating (#907)

    The challenge of forming identical pleats is greatly simplified when you use the perfect pleater. This easy to use gadget creates pleated ruffles for doll dressing, home decorating, and more. The New Zealand blouse is featured with scalloped bias accents, and more appliqu techniques are shown on the Animal Alphabet Quilt. Vintage clothing is featured. Guest: Clotilde. [26 minutes]

  • Pintucks and Embroidery (#908)

    Pintucks and embroidery is the perfect combination for embellishing garments and home decorating projects. You will also see how to embellish and construct an easy neck roll pillow. Martha demonstrates shirring on a beautiful blue doll dress. Guest: Darlene Geisendorff. [26 minutes]

  • Celtic Lace Shaping (#909)

    Celtic designs have long been used in the quilting industry. Martha Pullen shows how to lace shape using these intricate designs as templates. The New Zealand blouse is also shown with an interlocking lace diamonds design, and silk ribbon hydrangea flowers are stitched on a passport cover. Antique clothing is also featured. [26 minutes]

  • Celtic Lace Shaping (#1101)

    Host Martha Pullen shows how easy it is to create the intricate lace designs of Celtic lace shaping. Shaping bias strips are demonstrated on the heirloom quilt. Also shown is a "Loves Me" pillow using permanent fabric markers, a silk transfer, embroidery, and/or silk flowers. A hand-embroidery cordonnett stitch is also demonstrated; vintage clothing. [26 minutes]

  • Hemstitching (#1102)

    Pinstitching and hemstitching is a great technique used on clothing, pillows, and table linens. Martha Pullen shows how to incorporate these stitches into your projects, discussing needles, threads, and stabilizers. Lovely lingerie is discussed. A tapestry and silk pillow is created and vintage clothing is shown. Guest: Sue Hausmann. [26 minutes]

  • Australian Windowpane (#1103)

    See how easy Australian Windowpane really is! Martha Pullen shows this technique on a silk and organdy flower pillow and a Spring Oval Windowpane doll dress. Special techniques on creating fine baby wear are also shown and vintage clothing. [26 minutes]

  • Applique Accents (#1104)

    Appliqu accents are fast and easy, and create a wonderful dimensional effect. Appliqu demonstrated on lingerie is truly elegant. Special silk ribbon embellishments of violets, French knots, and fillers are demonstrated; vintage clothing is also featured. Guest: Lindee Goodall. [26 minutes]

  • Circular Embellishing (#1105)

    Host Martha Pullen discusses embellishing garments with circular embroidery as well as adding other decorative touches. Creating eyelets by hand is also demonstrated. An oval puffing quilt square is added to the heirloom quilt. Vintage clothing. Guest: June Mellinger. [26 minutes]

  • Sewing Ergonomics (#1106)

    Martha Pullen demonstrates the importance of correct sewing posture while sewing. Tips are also give to eliminate neck and back pain. Martha demonstrates how to make welt pockets on a tailored jacket. Also shown are a tassel pillow, perfect pleats doll dress, and vintage clothing. Guest: Anna Zapp. [26 minutes]

  • Scallops (#1107)

    The scallop decorative stitch is often used in heirloom sewing. Martha Pullen shows how to do off-the-edge scallops. Also shown is a silk nightshirt with tucks, embroidery, and a rolled shell hem. The crazy patch square from the series quilt and the satin stitch dots hand embroidery stitch are demonstrated. Guest: Marlis Bennett. [26 minutes]

  • Perfect Pockets (#1108)

    The challenge of making prefect pockets is greatly simplified when you use the pocket maker. This easy to use gadget creates perfect corners for all types of pockets. Silk ribbon spiderweb roses are also demonstrated. Of course, vintage clothing is featured. Guest: Clotilde. [26 minutes]

  • Twin Needling (#1109)

    Host Martha Pullen shows the use of shadowed pintucks, embroidery, and a scalloped edge on a beautiful camisole and robe. A Seminole lacework square is added to the heirloom quilt. The hand embroidery fishbone stitch is demonstrated. Guest: Sheryl Capps. [26 minutes]

  • Decorative Stitching (#1110)

    The elegant art of decorative stitching is shown to be simple when tips and tricks are known. A lovely piece of lingerie is shown with very creative decorative stitching. How to combine lace with silk ribbon embroidery is demonstrated, and a precious heart brooch is created. Vintage clothing is also featured. Guest: Philip Pepper. [26 minutes]

  • Picture Transfer and Silk Ribbon By Machine (#1111)

    Picture transfers are easy, fun, and decorative. Martha Pullen shows the technique for transferring antique valentines and other pictures to fabric; she also illustrates how easy it is to add silk ribbon by machine to the transfer. Framing your treasured creation is also included. The lace circle with Australian windowpane quilt square is also shown. French seam technique is demonstrated for fine baby wear. [26 minutes]

  • Magic Madeira Applique (#1112)

    Using wash-away basting thread, host Martha Pullen shows a new madeira applique technique that is both easy and beautiful. This madeira appliqu technique is demonstrated on a wonderful lingerie camisole. Also shown are a quick scissors holder and a doll dress embellished with tatting. Guest: Patti Jo Larson. [26 minutes]

  • Stabilizer Secrets (#1113)

    Host Martha Pullen talks with about the use of stabilizers. Also featured are a semicircular puffing pillow, a "pots-n-pins" craft project, and fine babywear techniques of French bindings and a shell edging. Guest: Joyce Drexler. [26 minutes]

  • Pineless Lace Hearts (#1301)

    Host Martha Pullen shows how to make pinless lace hearts; the bullion daisy stitch by hand; and a lacy loops gown and robe for dolls. Also: a framed roses quilt square. Guest: Kathy Neal. [26 minutes]

  • Chevron Lace Shaping (#1302)

    Martha Pullen makes a dentil molding dress for girls that features a shaped hemline. Also: a christening treasure for baby; a fancy powder box; and, in the Sew Kool for Kids segment, a triangle hair scarf. Guests: Marie Stevens, Joanna Pullen Hammett. [26 minutes]

  • Hemstitched Facings and Plackets (#1303)

    Host Martha Pullen incorporates these features on a dainty day gown. Also, a magic Madeira quilt square made with wash-away basting thread; a sweetheart pillow with ribbon roses and streamers; and vintage clothing. Guest: Peggy Dilbone. [26 minutes]

  • Baby Layette (#1304)

    Host Martha Pullen focuses on directional stitching in this show. Also, old-fashioned roses stitched in silk ribbon; a baby blanket with corded edging; and Madeira motifs and borders. Guests: Marlis Bennett, Beverley Sheldrick. [26 minutes]

  • Lace Cathedral Windows (#1305)

    Martha shows a new way to create lace cathedral windows. Also, the buttonhole stitch by hand; a cathedral daygown for baby; and a cozy flannel gown for dolls. Guests: Sue Pennington, Kathy Neal. [26 minutes]

  • Stained Glass (#1306)

    Martha Pullen features stained glass by machine. In the Sew Kool for Kids segment she shows how to make a book or journal cover. Also: a butterfly wall hanging and a baby's sailing pillow. Guest: Joanna Pullen Hammett. [26 minutes]

  • Decorative Piping (#1307)

    Martha Pullen shows how to include decorative piping on clothing for babies and children, including jazzed-up piping and embellished bias. Also: how to make angel nursery items, including a pillow, bumper pad, pillow case, and diaper bag; and embroidery stitches for a cross, heart, and anchor. Guests: Chris Tryon and Beverley Sheldrick. [26 minutes]

  • Simple Star Block Quilt (#1308)

    Host Martha Pullen shares a technique for making a simple star block quilt. Also: creating Celtic-shaped bias; silk ribbon embroidered butterfly and ferns; and a hydrangea pillow. Guests: Beverley Sheldrick and Joyce Drexler. [26 minutes]

  • Hooping Tips (#1309)

    Host Martha Pullen hoops it up with machine embroidery. Also: creating the picot appliqu stitch by hand; baby bibs and a sweater pillow; and a quilt square with Seminole lacework. Guests: Lindee Goodall, Kathy Neal. [26 minutes]

  • Hand-Look Applique (#1310)

    Martha Pullen teaches viewers how to do applique with water-soluable stabilizer. Martha also incorporates shadowed embroidered insertion on a doll dress with scalloped lace. Also: a christening dress with tiny fishbone roses and buds in silk ribbon. Guests: Becky Gilbert, Beverley Sheldrick. [26 minutes]

  • Pinless Lace Circles (#1311)

    Host Martha Pullen demonstrates pinless lace circles and hand featherstitching. Also: a lace-and-tucks nightgown for dolls and a vintage hanky. Guest: Kathy Neal. [26 minutes]

  • Quilted Crayon Art (#1312)

    Martha Pullen creates a heart-of-mine quilt, demonstrating the technique of crayon art. Also: Madeira windows, and the pussy willow and granitos silk ribbon embroidery stitches. Guests: Beverley Sheldrick and Carol Ingram. [26 minutes]

  • French Bias Piping (#1313)

    Host Martha Pullen uses French bias piping to create a baby's lacy day gown. Also, diagonal ribbons for a quilt square and a beach towel cover-up. Guests: Patti Jo Larson, Joanna Pullen Hammett. [26 minutes]

  • Single-Stitch Tie Quilting (#2101)

    Corded buttonhole and a kid's "Summer Memory" picture frame are created with a single-pattern. [26 minutes]

  • Bow Tie Quilt Block (#2102)

    Serger techniques include making and attaching piping and turning corners with ruffles in one step. [26 minutes]

  • Scrap Booking with Embroidery (#2103)

    Embroidery and couching threads on paper are used for a Quick Linen Tea Towel Chair Cover. [26 minutes]

  • Cut-Away Rag Quilting (#2104)

    Quilting in a machine embroidery hoop, a Lion Head Pin and a kid's "Here Kitty" journal. [26 minutes]

  • Embroidery Design Planning (#2105)

    Lace to Entredeux on a block for "From My Heart to Yours" quilt and a String of Buttons necklace. [26 minutes]

  • Machine Quilting (#2106)

    A quick Doorknob Hanger, Shadow Binding on a doll dress and kowhai embroidered in silk ribbon. [26 minutes]

  • The Pink Tea (#2107)

    Elegant tea towel and table saver, Sweet Treat Basket table favors and a mirror and tissue holder. [26 minutes]

  • Hand Smocking and Pleating (#2108)

    Geometric smocking stitches. Stem, outline, cables and waves are explained. [26 minutes]

  • "No-Sew" Fleece Projects (#2109)

    Curved Pintucks on a reproduction baby gown, Felted Wool Frame pillow and a Tied Bow on a block. [26 minutes]

  • Replicating Antiques (#2110)

    A quick baby bib using a ruffler attachment and entredeux "buttonholes" on a doll dress. [26 minutes]

  • Chenille Piping (#2111)

    Machine tatting on pintucks, pot holder baby bib and heirloom insertion tabs on a baby gown. [26 minutes]

  • Serger Quilting (#2112)

    Quick burp cloth, magnificent magnets craft and madeira scalloped border on a doll dress. [26 minutes]

  • Dimensional Applique (#2113)

    Quilt templates are made from sticky-back stabilizer. Fabric book of textures for a baby pillow. [26 minutes]

  • Weddings on a Budget (#2201)

    A wedding dress, veil and garter are created for less than $100. Madeira Magic ring bearer's pillow. [26 minutes]

  • Circular Stitching (#2202)

    Bias trim, a quilted greeting card and double pleats on a reproduction baby gown are created. [26 minutes]

  • Piecing and Binding (#2203)

    Mitered sashings for a child's quilt are made using a mechanical binder for the sewing machine. [26 minutes]

  • Raw Edge Applique (#2204)

    Stipple quilting with blendable thread and colonial knot by hand to attach a ribbon bow. [26 minutes]

  • Serged Edges (#2205)

    Dad's Barbeque Apron with serged edges and Seams Sew Easy pillow with exposed seams are created. [26 minutes]

  • Fitting Men's Patterns (#2206)

    Includes Lacy Photo Mat craft and rickrack with lace insertion fancy band for a doll dress. [26 minutes]

  • Heirloom Sewing By Serger (#2207)

    Attaching bridging and lace to fabric, creating tucks, quilting and a quick baby bonnet. [26 minutes]

  • Faux Suede Applique (#2208)

    A "Bunny Love" changing pad with faux suede applique and tips on closing a turn-through opening. [26 minutes]

  • Cathedral Windows (#2209)

    Cathedral windows with decorative stitch machine embroidery and colored pencils are created. [26 minutes]

  • Stippling Made Easy (#2210)

    Stippling by machine and making baby piping. A Quick purse is made from a linen place mat. [26 minutes]

  • Crazy Patch (#2211)

    Crazy patch technique for a purse embellished with bobbin work and couching. Purse construction. [26 minutes]

  • Quilting from the Heart (#2212)

    Quilts from the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital "Quilt of Dreams" project are shared. [26 minutes]

  • Chenille Shapes (#2213)

    Teddy bears and bindings from chenille, ribbon watchband and Entredeux to Fabric on a baby gown. [26 minutes]

  • Ribbon Techniques (#2301)

    Ribbon placement embellishments on a garment and a lace memory board scrapbook page. [26 minutes]

  • Wedding Ring Quilt (#2302)

    Use printed interfacing templates for easy quilt piecing and "hooping" paper for machine embroidery. [26 minutes]

  • Fun with Rickrack (#2303)

    An embellished jacket, a doll dress, and hand embroidered lazy dazy flowers with French knots. [26 minutes]

  • Sewing Savvy Fashions (#2304)

    Different garment looks with accessories, buttons and trims and sewing memories scrapbook page. [26 minutes]

  • Trim Applique (#2305)

    "Flea markets in France" themed scrapbooking and machine embroidered lace techniques. [26 minutes]

  • Corded Buttonholes (#2306)

    Features "framing" pictures with stitches and hand embroidered looped bullion flowers. [26 minutes]

  • Quilting from the Heart (#2307)

    How to sew an easy floral embroidered bowl and twisted spires silk ribbon on a tea cozy. [26 minutes]

  • Spanish Hemstitching (#2308)

    Embroidered applique on felt to make stitckers for scrapbooking and with vinyl. Shark's teeth. [26 minutes]

  • Casing Buttonholes (#2309)

    Safari scrapbooking, easy towel bibs and strawberry French knot clusters on the Daisy May dress. [26 minutes]

  • Creative Applique (#2310)

    Patchwork fusing, couching fabrics and French knots silk ribbon embroidery on a tea cozy. [26 minutes]

  • Fast and Easy Serger Sewing (#2311)

    Tips for serger darts, stabilizing shoulder seams and serger casings and journaling in scrap books. [26 minutes]

  • Embellished Prairie Points (#2312)

    Create prairie points and learn ribbon insertion blanket binding stitch on a scrapbook page. [26 minutes]

  • Heirloom Embellishments (#2313)

    Decorative stitching on ribbon, stitching buttons by machine on a handbag and ribbon swirls pillow. [26 minutes]

  • Creative Couching (#2401)

    Fabric and decorative confetti layers on a handbag. Lace shaped heart on a hearts and stars quilt. [26 minutes]

  • Geometric Sensations (#2402)

    Geometric embroidered embellishments on a garment and photo themes in scrapbooking. [26 minutes]

  • Windowpane Smocking (#2403)

    Tie collage scrapbooking and hand embroidered Pisa cutwork on the Italian cutwork baby dress. [26 minutes]

  • Border Embroidery (#2404)

    Tips for a super doublewide embroidery hoop and a "Child of Character" scrapbook page [26 minutes]

  • Heirloom Serger Techniques (#2405)

    Use a three-thread rolled edge to join trims and fabrics and serger pin tucks. [26 minutes]

  • Slash and Tie Fleece (#2407)

    Create projects with fun fleece. A tied pillow, flip flops, memo board & baby theme scrapbook page. [26 minutes]

  • Adding Texture with Bobbin Work (#2408)

    Work on duplication of fabric designs, a pop-up scrapbook page and metallic thread photo corners. [26 minutes]

  • Machine Embroidered Lace Designs (#2409)

    Joining lace motifs, designer lace bowl & buttonhole edging on the Italian cutwork baby dress. [26 minutes]

  • Bias Ruffles (#2410)

    Circle shaped gathered bias strips, chain stitch rose & buds silk ribbon embroidery on a tablecloth. [26 minutes]

  • Button Flowers (#2411)

    Embroidery on sheers techniques and machine applique quilt square on the hearts and stars quilt. [26 minutes]

  • Serger Techniques (#2412)

    Serging curves, serger elastic casing wave, serger stitch and a Christmas bike ride scrapbook page. [30 minutes]

  • Quick Scarves (#2413)

    Create scarves from sheer and woven fabrics and get tips for hearts and stars quilt construction. [30 minutes]

  • Ribbon Techniques (#2501)

    Create an insulated window shade and Bradford rose silk ribbon embroidery on a baby bonnet. [27 minutes]

  • Shaped Bias (#2502)

    Learn shaped bias techniques on a baby day gown and piecing techniques on a nursery song quilt. [27 minutes]

  • Perfect Placement of Embroidery (#2503)

    Create personalized thank you notes and hand embroidered raised stem stitch on a sewing basket. [27 minutes]

  • St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Quilt of Dreams (#2504)

    A sampling of the 2005 National winning quilts for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. [27 minutes]

  • Twin Needle Applique (#2505)

    Create a silk purse and puffing on a black quilt. Make a good match for machine embroidery. [27 minutes]

  • Re-Corded Scallops (#2506)

    Use this technique on a christening gown and hand embroidered cast-on flowers on a sewing basket. [27 minutes]

  • Embellishing Jeans (#2507)

    Using embroidery designs on jeans and pinwheel rose silk ribbon embroidery on a baby bonnet. [27 minutes]

  • Easy Chenille (#2508)

    "Beyond the Hoop" for machine embroidery, pintucks on a black quilt and sewing an easy felt purse. [27 minutes]

  • Memory Makeovers (#2509)

    Create a christening gown from a vintage wedding dress using lace to lace applications. [27 minutes]

  • Picot Embellishment (#2510)

    Create decorative stitching using built-in lettering & use shark's teeth technique on a black quilt. [27 minutes]

  • Welting Cord Application (#2511)

    Make your own insertions for machine embroidery. Learn to sew a beauty pin pillow. [27 minutes]

  • Twin Needle Free-Motion Quilting (#2512)

    Create quilted pieces for stretched canvas wall art or cards and scalloped hem on a doll dress. [27 minutes]

  • Quick Solutions to Easier Stabilizing (#2513)

    Silk ribbon embroidered Briar rose and cross with hand-whipped back stitches. [27 minutes]

  • Fleece Accessories (#2612)

    Create kid's fleece hats with animal themes, a scarf with fringed hand mits & a twisted neck warmer. [27 minutes]

  • Serger Trim Embellishments (#2801)

    Creating serger turn cords and braided camisole straps. Also, stems and leaves on a nightgown. [26 minutes]

  • Wing Needle Stitching (#2802)

    Wing needle techniques on a lady's nightshirt & a machine embroidered lavender sachet are featured. [26 minutes]

  • Warm & Safe Window (#2803)

    Piped yoke is applied to a pleated panel on a doll dress. Posh puffing is used on a garment. [26 minutes]

  • Decorative Casings (#2804)

    Decorative stitching is used to create casings for ribbon weaving. A memory bag is created. [26 minutes]

  • Gathered Lace Techniques (#2805)

    Gathered lace edging applied to a child's top and pants and an embroidered door hanger are featured. [26 minutes]

  • Sewing Machine Needles - Getting to the Point (#2806)

    Features a Pashmina shawl to jacket conversion and hand embroidered lazy daisy and chain stitch. [26 minutes]

  • Unique Hankie Creations (#2807)

    A doll dress skirt created with hankies and a Christmas Stocking with a hankie "cuff" are featured. [26 minutes]

  • Heirloom Sewing By Serger (#2808)

    A three-thread rolled edge serger technique and machine embroidered covered buttons are featured. [26 minutes]

  • Handlooms (#2809)

    Creating handlooms with decorative machine stitches and a fold-over case for small accessories. [26 minutes]

  • Serger Pintucks Smocking (#2810)

    Diamond pintucks are created on a camisole bodice and a headband is made with project scraps. [26 minutes]

  • Pleater Ruffles (#2811)

    Creative uses for the pleater are featured. A travel accessory bag and felted wool bowls are made. [26 minutes]

  • Deconstructed Edges (#2812)

    Applying embellishments to pre-made garments and a keyhole neckline technique on a silk blouse. [26 minutes]

  • Stabilizing for Embroidered and Appliqued Quilts (#2813)

    Shaped yokes on smocking and quilt construction tips for the Lacy Lavender Quilt are featured. [26 minutes]

  • Cover Stitch Pintucks By Serger (#2901)

    Create cover stitch pintucks on a serger and hand embroidered roses and cross on a Christening gown. [26 minutes]

  • Blanket Stitch By Serger (#2902)

    Serged blanket edging and a candlewicking machine embroidery technique are showcased. [26 minutes]

  • Madeira Applique (#2903)

    Applique on a daygown, a monogrammed sachet and a pintucked bodice on a doll dress are featured. [26 minutes]

  • Serger Pleating and Smocking (#2904)

    Hand embroidered rosebud with flystitch tendrils on a Christening gown and blanket are showcased. [26 minutes]

  • Easy Ruffles (#2905)

    Create ruffles using a machine ruffler attachment. A demonstration of perfect piping is featured. [26 minutes]

  • Embellishing with Fonts (#2906)

    Use built-in machine letters for decorative stitching embellishment on a birth announcement card. [26 minutes]

  • Sewing Machine Needles - Needle Specifics (#2907)

    Features a hand embroidered fluffy rose on a christening gown and flower embellishment on a purse. [26 minutes]

  • Serger Shadow Work (#2908)

    Showcases serger shadow work on a baby bubble yoke and a hand embroidered woven spider. [26 minutes]

  • Collar Adaptations (#2909)

    Focues on a hand embroidered granito stitch and a Madeira window on the Puffing Madeira Quilt. [26 minutes]

  • Belt Loops By Serger (#2910)

    Create an applique greeting card, hand embroidered lilies on a christening gown, a sewing wallet. [26 minutes]

  • Embellished Piping (#2911)

    Highlights include a baby hanger cover, bias shell trim and machine embroidery with free motion. [26 minutes]

  • Satin Stitch Applique with Quilting (#2912)

    A tucks and lace pillow and hand embroidered lazy daisy flowers on a baby daygown are showcased. [26 minutes]

  • Stabilizing Everyday Fabrics (#2913)

    Features a mitered band with puffing on the Puffing Madeira Quilt and hand embroidered picot lace. [26 minutes]

  • Serger Bias Trim (#3001)

    Hand embroidered summer bells with chain stitch leaves on a baby bonnet and a tie-on crib organizer. [26 minutes]

  • Twin Needle Scallops (#3002)

    Features Scalloped pintucks on an heirloom baby quilt and stitching endless without an endless hoop. [26 minutes]

  • Wing Needle Techniques (#3003)

    Highlights include hand embroidered loop bullion flowers on a baby daygown and christening gown. [26 minutes]

  • Fabric Manipulation (#3004)

    A rosette brooch and hand embroidered blanket stitch daisy on a christening dress and baby blanket. [26 minutes]

  • Banded Trims (#3005)

    A burp cloth, a criss-cross bias designer technique and machine embroidery with a wing needle. [26 minutes]

  • Raw Edge Applique with Quilting (#3006)

    Highlights include a "train up a child" pillow and continuous lap placket on a doll dress. [26 minutes]

  • Sewing Machine Needles -- Beautiful Seams (#3007)

    A rouched and shaped lace designer technique and hand embroidered pansies on baby booties are shown. [26 minutes]

  • Bias and Bridges (#3008)

    Bias tubes are connected with machine bridging to create a collar on a baby daygown. [26 minutes]

  • Bias Bindings (#3009)

    Creating bias binding for necklines and armholes and large fabric flowers on Baby's Garden Quilt. [26 minutes]

  • Heirloom Sewing with Embroidery (#3010)

    Projects include a baby bible cover, hand embroidered faces and a linen zippered storage bag. [26 minutes]

  • Serging for Babies (#3011)

    Neck and sleeve bands are applied to baby knit garment. Yo-yo's are created on Baby's Garden Quilt. [26 minutes]

  • Embellishing Collars and Hems (#3012)

    Features lace edging on a baby daygown, a prairie-style bonnet & lace shaped loops on a doll dress. [26 minutes]

  • Stabilizing for Surface Embroidery (#3013)

    Features an embroidered lampshade, quilt construction and hand embroidered herringbone stitch. [26 minutes]

  • Bias Strip Lattice (#3101)

    A sachet is made from linen blanks and a hand embroidered trailing stitch is demonstrated. [26 minutes]

  • Spaghetti Bias Shaping (#3102)

    Features Antique Technique on flip flop lace shaping and Magic Madeira technique on a doll dress. [26 minutes]

  • Tucking Techniques (#3103)

    Gridded tucks on an heirloom blouse and a charming crazy felting technique are demonstrated. [26 minutes]

  • Quilting Techniques (#3104)

    Features warm bond thermally bonded cotton batting techniques and an embroidered pinwheel rose. [26 minutes]

  • Twin Needle Embellishment (#3105)

    Fabric is embellished with twin needle stitching to create a man's tie. Plus, a look at serger hems. [26 minutes]

  • Ruffles and Ruching (#3106)

    An heirloom blouse with ruffles and ruching embellishment and a drawstring lingerie bag are made. [26 minutes]

  • Fancy Fabric Textures (#3107)

    Texturing fabric with "Texture Magic" for pillow construction and a hand embroidered gathered rose. [26 minutes]

  • Mexican Tucks (#3108)

    Mexican tucks embellishment on an heirloom blouse and a cosmetic bag by serger are showcased. [26 minutes]

  • Hemming A Lined Garment (#3109)

    Features stitching a hem of a lined dress or skirt and a hand embroidered threaded honeycomb stitch. [26 minutes]

  • Couture Darts (#3110)

    Couture darts in garments and Dogwood and French knots silk ribbon embroidery stitch are shown. [26 minutes]

  • Romancing Your Wardrobe (#3111)

    Faux tatting on a ladies' blouse and an antique technique on faux puffing are demonstrated. [26 minutes]

  • Bias Tubing Cathedral Windows (#3112)

    Creating bias tubing loops on an heirloom blouse and embellishment on a ready-made knit blanket. [26 minutes]

  • Vintage Couched Collage (#3113)

    Showcases an Heirloom blouse with couched yarn and ribbon embellishment and Watercolor Applique. [26 minutes]

  • French Bias Piping (#3201)

    An elegant envelope clutch purse and cats and leaves silk ribbon embroidery stitches are showcased. [26 minutes]

  • Wing Needle Embellishment (#3202)

    An heirloom blouse with wing needle embellishment and how to sew lined panel panties are featured. [26 minutes]

  • Heirloom Flatlocking (#3203)

    Colored flatlock embellishment on an heirloom blouse and a hand embroidered bullion pinwheel. [26 minutes]

  • Applique (#3204)

    An appliqued apron with double stick fusible web and an antique technique on circular lace shaping. [26 minutes]

  • Creative Circles (#3205)

    A home decor pillow embellished using a circular attachment on the sewing machine is showcased. [26 minutes]

  • Texturing Fabric (#3206)

    Using machine stitches in embroidery to texture fabric and hemming with hemstitching are featured. [26 minutes]

  • Opulent Ornamentation (#3207)

    An embellished evening purse an embellishing a pram pillow are highlighted. [26 minutes]

  • Blank to Beautiful (#3208)

    A blouse is created from linen blanks and photo tags are made for a Sew Booking page. [26 minutes]

  • Embellishing with Scallops (#3209)

    Tracery scallop for easy collars and a construction tip on constructing a lined garment are shown. [26 minutes]

  • Lump-Free Collars (#3210)

    Creating lump-free collars for blouses and jackets. "Knit Niche" segment for Sew Easy Stabilizing. [26 minutes]

  • Bridging Stitch Embellishment (#3211)

    Bridging stitch embellishment on an heirloom blouse and adding lace to a finished slip are shown. [26 minutes]

  • Seminole Lacework (#3212)

    Seminole lacework embellishment on an heirloom blouse and a hand embroidered trellis stitch. [26 minutes]

  • Folded Tucks (#3213)

    Heirloom blouse with folded tuck embellishment and a pillowcase from linen blanks are featured. [26 minutes]

  • Machine Embellished Embroidery (#3301)

    An antique technique on flip flop diamonds. Hand Embroidery segment demonstrating basic hemstitch. [26 minutes]

  • Crazy Quilting (#3302)

    Embellishing a Summer Separates garment with crazy quilting and creating rickrack roses and leaves. [26 minutes]

  • Embroidery Undercover (#3303)

    Serger shadow work and embroidery on a yoke dress and embroidering perfect lace are demonstrated. [26 minutes]

  • Madeira Borders - Three Ways (#3305)

    A gown embellished with Madeira borders and a crisscross pintucks antique technique are featured. [26 minutes]

  • Zipper Application (#3306)

    A travel tie keeper and a serger application of a zipper on a men's accessory bag is featured. [26 minutes]

  • Free-Motion Embroidery (#3307)

    Quilted fabric coasters using easy to stitch designs and embroidered lazy daisy stitch are shown. [26 minutes]

  • Princess Pettiskirts (#3308)

    Using a machine ruffler foot to create a pettiskirt and embellishing baby knits are showcased. [26 minutes]

  • Batting Application (#3309)

    A table runner with striped fabric and batting and decorative ribbons for a quilt are created. [26 minutes]

  • Chain Stitch Quilting (#3310)

    Features a Tote bag with a chain stitched "quilted" pocket and hand embroidered buttonhole stitch. [26 minutes]

  • Decorative Stitch Lace Inserts (#3311)

    A dainty design dress with decorative stitch lace inserts and a linen placemat are featured. [26 minutes]

  • Embellisher Magic (#3312)

    A dress is embellished with needle felted fabric. Quilting in the hoop is demonstrated. [26 minutes]

  • Shaping Trims (#3313)

    Lace tape shaping on a girl's dress and an antique technique on creating a mitered fancy band. [26 minutes]

  • Continuous Border Embroidery (#3401)

    A christening gown with continuous border embroidery and a hand embroidered fishbone stitch. [29 minutes]

  • Basic Heirloom (#3402)

    Serger to machine technique comparisons for basic heirloom sewing is highlighted. [29 minutes]

  • Whimsical Trims from a Stick (#3403)

    Whimsy Sticks are used for creating trims and flowers. Roses are used for headbands and shoe clips. [29 minutes]

  • Button Academy (#3404)

    Creating decorative buttons for garments and accessories. Antique technique on tucked sleeve bands. [29 minutes]

  • Reverse Bobbinwork (#3405)

    Reverse bobbinwork and embellishments using machine attachments and sewing techniques are featured. [29 minutes]

  • Sassy Sashiko (#3406)

    Sashiko techniques and embroidered roses on a jacket are demonstrated. [29 minutes]

  • Circular Embellishments (#3407)

    Circular embellishment on a linen Designer Suit and and embellished towels with ruffles are shown. [29 minutes]

  • Serger Piping (#3408)

    A lined bag with serger piping and a lace diamond windows antique technique are demonstrated. [29 minutes]

  • Quick Zip Bags (#3409)

    Constructing a small zippered clutch and converting a shorts pattern to make skorts are featured. [29 minutes]

  • Baby Puffing (#3410)

    A round yoke daygown is embellished with baby puffing. Tips for stress-free embroidery are shared. [29 minutes]

  • Tools and Techniques of Hand Applique (#3411)

    Learn to attach Swiss insertion to a quilted square and hand embroidered French knot ribbon rose. [29 minutes]

  • Everything Essential - Embroidery 101 (#3412)

    Essential techniques for successful embroidery and converting capris to cargos are spotlighted. [29 minutes]

  • Machine Quilt Binding (#3413)

    Variations of machine stitched quilt bindings and a Greek key mitering antique technique are shown. [29 minutes]

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