“Doo You Know?” Who Invented The Zipper?

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     Hello.  Welcome to another “Doo You Know?”.  Today, I want to share with you what I … Continue reading

“Doo You Know?” Isaac Singer?

Isaac_Merrit_Singeraviatorlouiserightsmall  Hello!  The last two weeks, I talked about Walter Hunt and Elias Howe, and their part in the invention of the sewing machine.  … Continue reading

“Doo You Know?” Who Elias Howe Is?



Last week, I asked if you knew who Walter Hunt was, and I seriously doubt if many, or any, had ever heard … Continue reading

Sewing Pattern: “Happy Camper” Sewing Machine Cover


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We’re happy to announce our new sewing pattern “HAPPY CAMPER” Sewing Machine Cover!

This sewing pattern is easy to understand, has very detailed instructions, and … Continue reading

Interested In Learning How To Sew?

widget sewing workbooksSewing Level 1 workbook series:  $29.95

This series has 5 lesson workbooks.  Each lesson is packed full of easy-to-understand information, projects, manuals and an assortment of … Continue reading

“Doo You Know?” Who Walter Hunt Was?

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aviatorlouiserightsmall Hello, today’s “Doo You Know” post is about a little known inventor named Walter Hunt.  (1796-1859)


Walter loved to invent things and … Continue reading

“Doo You Know?”: What Our First Sewing Needles Were Like?

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aviatorlouiserightsmall Hello and welcome to “Doo You Know?”.

Today’s topic is sewing needles.  Most of us, probably never gave much thought … Continue reading

Video: How To Sharpen Scissors And Product Review Fiskars Tabletop Scissors Sharpener

How To Sharpen Scissors And Product Review Fiskars Tabletop Scissors Sharpener



This instructional video shows you how to sharpen your fabric scissors correctly. It compares two different scissors sharpeners. It also highlights a product review for Fiskars Tabletop Scissors Sharpener, Fiskars … Continue reading

Cee ‘N’ Sew: Felt Eyeglass Case DIY Sew Along – Jan. 8, 2016

DIY Sew Along Project: Felt Eyeglass Case
Cee ‘N’ Sew Project #004 – A 2 Howling Monkeys weekly sewing series.

Want to learn how to sew?  We offer Sewing Level 1 workbooks for beginner sewers.

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“Doo You Know?” – The History Of Thread?

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Today, I want to share with you excerpts of an article that I ran across, titled, Continue reading