Sewing Supplies Blog

08-23-2019
Top Sewing Machine Safety Tips

By: GoldStarTool

Many people are injured every year from accidents, and these accidents can happen in the sewing room as well. Be sure to follow our top sewing safety tips...

08-16-2019
How to Easily Pin a Seam

By: GoldStarTool

As a beginner, figuring out the right way to pin and stitch a seam can be intimidating. Luckily, we have some easy-to-follow tips for the perfect seam...

08-09-2019
10 Sewing Tips from an Expert

By: GoldStarTool

No matter how long you’ve been sewing for or what level you are at, you can always learn something new. Sewing has been around for far too long for anyone to say that they know everything. Some tips are timeless and are often forgotten by those who sew frequently. Other suggestions will help beginners understand how to best approach their first big project.

07-26-2019
Top 10 Unconventional Sewing Hacks

By: GoldStarTool

In the age of hacks and innovative thinking, sewing is becoming more comfortable and more enjoyable than ever. Here are our top sewing hacks you can start using right away with items from your sewing kit or things laying around the house. Not only can these hacks save you time and frustration, but money too!

07-19-2019
The Sewing Essentials Every Beginner Needs

By: GoldStarTool

Beginning a new hobby requires the proper tools. Here are the essential tools and supplies every beginner needs to start sewing.

07-12-2019
What is the Difference Between a Home and Industrial Sewing Machine?

By: GoldStarTool

Ever wondered about the differences between a home sewing and an industrial sewing machine? Check out our blog, here. 

07-05-2019
10 Habits All Sewers Need to Learn

By: GoldStarTool

Reaching a plateau on certain sewing projects? Check out these 10 habits all sewers need to learn.

06-25-2019
DIY: Fun Summer Clutch

By: GoldStarTool

A night out, a day at the beach, or while waiting to get on the next ride at the fair, a summer clutch is perfect for any occasion. This fun project is easy, and it gives beginners the chance to work with sewing a zipper, and if you haven't sewn a zipper before you'll find it surprisingly easy!

06-18-2019
How to Easily Clean and Oil Your Sewing Machine

By: GoldStarTool

Have you wondered how to perform the fabled maintenance that your sewing machine needs? Well, it does require maintenance, and it's rather easy to do yourself. Keep in mind that how often you need to clean your machine will depend on how often you sew, and the fabrics you typically use.

06-11-2019
Easy DIY Tie Scrunchie

By: GoldStarTool

Who else is loving that scrunchies are making a comeback? They're back, they're easy to sew, and you can make a ton of them from fabric scraps you have lying around, making them one of the best crafts. On top of having these easy to sew projects on hand and today's trends on our side, this scrunchie project is also an excellent way to teach children and teens to sew.

06-04-2019
Top 5 Tips for Teaching Your Kids to Sew

By: GoldStarTool

Of the many lost life skills, sewing is pretty high up on the list. Thankfully it is making a comeback, and now we have the chance to give a younger generation this knowledge early on in life. For anyone else who learned to sew as an adult, you probably also spent many hours agonizing over why no one taught you how to handle mischievous sewing machines!

05-28-2019
DIY Fun Adjustable Pet Collar

By: GoldStarTool

You can make an adjustable collar for your fur baby that is cute, comfortable, and sturdy. Say goodbye to buying cheap collars every few months and instead opt for a DIY collar.

05-21-2019
Choosing the Right Grommets for Your Sewing Project

By: GoldStarTool

It's a huge question in the crafting community, and many who are new to sewing tend to choose whatever grommet they feel like rather than the "right" grommet. So, real quick, where do Grommets come into play? 

04-16-2019
What to Look for in an Upholstery Sewing Machine

By: GoldStarTool

Unfortunately, most upholstery fabrics are difficult to handle and don’t work well with traditional or standard sewing machines. If you’re having issues with your fabric or sewing machine while working with upholstery, it’s time to upgrade to an upholstery sewing machine. The proper machine will take your projects or crafts from disaster to masterwork in no time.

04-11-2019
Altering Your Clothes? Read These Tips First!

By: GoldStarTool

Unfortunately, the clothing industry has yet to find a way to streamline clothing sizes across all suppliers. This leads people to turn to tailoring. For some, this means having a good tailor on speed dial, doing alterations yourself, or struggling with clothes that just don’t fit right.