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Woven fabric vs knits what’s the difference?

Understanding fabric choices for beginners can be a daunting task if you don’t sew. The first time you step into a fabric store, you may feel overwhelmed by the choices. My goal with this article is help you learn more about the difference between a woven fabric and a knit fabric is made. Then I…
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Best sewing machine for beginners

best sewing machine to buy for a beginner sewer based on years of experience teaching adults and kids as young a 6.
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Adult Sewing Workshops

New Adult sewing workshops starting fall of 2019 at Sewing 4 Fun. Offering short 1-day (2 hours) and multiple day (2-3 weeks) to help customers develop and improve their sewing skills. Sew what adult workshops do you have? What can I do in the “Textile Room” at Fox.Build? Serger 101 Sewing Patterns 101 Sewing Machine…
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Pattern Drafting: for the perfect fit

Pattern drafting from body measurements is the best way to achieve a perfect fit. It eliminates the need to alter your commercial patterns. Pattern drafting simply put means taking your body measurements and drawing a 2D shape that will eventually become a 3D form which fits your body. If you start with 2D pattern (purchased…
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Sewing Classes in St. Charles IL

Do you want to learn to sew? Have you been searching for sewing classes in your area? Well look no further, Chris Dahl of Sewing 4 Fun is available to help anyone who lives near St. Charles Illinois. Sewing isn’t something new, nor innovative. In fact it’s been around for centuries. Just look around your…
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Sewing 4 Fun, moved into Fox.Build in St. Charles

Sewing 4 fun moved from Elgin IL to St. Charles IL. Come see what we have to offer from our new location.
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