Archive for October, 2011

How to avoid aching shoulders while sewing

Monday, October 24th, 2011

Hi Everyone!

As an avid sewer if you have suffered from aching shoulders while working at your sewing machine I have the tip for you!

Many hours spent at the sewing machine can create aching shoulders particularly if you are working on a large sewing project or spending many hours at your sewing machine.

Click below to watch my sewing video on how to avoid having aching shoulders while sewing!

Please leave me a comment below, I would love to hear what you have to say about this sewing tip or your current sewing project!

Next video tip coming soon: ‘How to be creative with your button collection!’

Happy Sewing,

Maree Pigdon Sewing Classes

For more information contact:
Maree Pigdon Sewing Centre
T: +61 3 5264 1666
E: maree@mareepigdon.com
W: www.mareepigdon.com

How to extend the life of your Ironing Board Cover while sewing!

Monday, October 10th, 2011

Hi Everyone,

As a sewer you will know there is always a lot of ironing and pressing to do while sewing. Pressing during sewing is an essential part of the sewing process to help make your garments professional.

Yet when it comes to pressing iron-on interfacing you can run into some challenges regarding your ironing board cover! It can become sticky and you can risk ironing on bits of fabric, dust and glue onto other pieces of your garment which is less than desirable!

So today’s sewing tip I share with you a fantastic tip to help keep your ironing board clean and extend the life of your ironing board cover.

Click below to watch my sewing video tip!

Please leave me a comment below, I would love to hear what you have to say about this sewing tip!

Next video tip coming soon: ‘How to avoid aching shoulders while sewing!’

Happy Sewing,

Maree Pigdon Sewing Classes

For more information contact:
Maree Pigdon Sewing Centre
T: +61 3 5264 1666
E: maree@mareepigdon.com
W: www.mareepigdon.com