Sewing Supplies Blog

12-27-2019
How to Make a Weighted Blanket

By: GoldStar Tool

Weighted blankets are the new trend and for good reason! Known for lowering anxiety and bringing comfort to the user, this blanket is the perfect project for any sewer.

12-20-2019
Several Ways a Walking Foot Makes Quilting Easier

By: GoldStar Tool

If you don't own a walking foot and you are a quilter, you are missing out. Here are several ways a walking foot can make quilting easier, and your end product better than you thought possible. 

12-13-2019
Simple Christmas Stocking Tutorial

By: GoldStar Tool

The holidays are here, so that means its time to start hanging stockings on the chimney. The best stocking is the one you make yourself, so here is a simple, easy to make stocking that is great for beginners!

12-03-2019
Announcing Our First Giveaway Winners

By: GoldStar Tool

Check out our blog post featuring the winners of GoldStar Tool's first giveaway! Prizes awarded ranged in value up to $600. Check it out, here!

11-29-2019
How to Stay Healthy While Sewing

By: GoldStar Tool

Sewing has a lot of health benefits, but there are still some risks associated with it due to common habits most sewers have. Here is how to stay healthy while sewing...

11-22-2019
How to Mend a Ripped Seam Yourself

By: GoldStar Tool

We've all been there... you've ripped a pair of your favorite jeans. Don't throw them out just yet! Here is how you can mend your won seams.

11-15-2019
DIY Tutorial – Festive Thanksgiving Decorative Pillow

By: GoldStar Tool

Are you ready to start decorating your home for Thanksgiving? Add a little flair to any room with handmade, decorative pillows. Simply follow this DIY tutorial and get ready for the holidays. 

11-08-2019
Overlock, Serger, or Coverstitch? What’s the Real Difference?

By: GoldStar Tool

Serger, or Overlocker? It really puts the Shakespearean question of, "Would a rose by any other name smell as sweet?" to the test because they're the same thing.

11-01-2019
Health Benefits of Sewing and Quilting

By: GoldStar Tool

Sewing can be fun, but is it actually good for you? You may not realize it, but the act of sewing has several health benefits, especially as you age. Find out why sewing is good for your health...

10-25-2019
Tips to Avoid Injuries While Sewing

By: GoldStar Tool

Can sewing be dangerous? If you are not careful you could easily injure yourself. Here are some of our top tips to avoid injury while you are sewing. 

10-18-2019
DIY Trick-or-Treat Basket

By: GoldStar Tool

Is your kid ready for Halloween? If you haven't gotten a treat bag yet, don't worry, turn it into a project! Here is a great DIY treat bag your kid will love.

10-11-2019
Spooky DIY Witch Hat

By: GoldStar Tool

Need a spooky hat to go along with your kid's witch costume this Halloween? Here is an easy DIY to finish off the outfit!

09-27-2019
Top 4 Rotary Cutter Safety Tips

By: GoldStarTool

Rotary cutters are a great tool for cutting layers of fabric, but if you are not careful they can cause potential injury. Here is how to stay safe...

09-20-2019
Practicing Sewing Room Safety

By: GoldStarTool

Is your sewing room safe? Follow these tips to protect you and your family from potential risks that could be in your sewing room right now. 

09-13-2019
DIY Cool Summer Swimsuit Cover-up

By: GoldStarTool

Summer isn't over yet and there is still time to hit the beach! But, before you go, here is a great swimsuit cover-up that is easy to make and tailor to your style!