Author: Stitching Mall

Best Sewing Books to Buy

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 When we start sewing, we start looking for the best sewing books to buy. Because no matter how many video tutorials on sewing are available; a book is a must to learn a craft from the beginning.WHILE BUYING TECHNICAL BOOKS FOR CUTTING & TAILORING, EITHER WE …

Free Sewing Books to Make Your Own Patterns

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 Do you know that before buying sewing books, you must check out some of the free sewing books to understand the contents. The best way to learn anything including sewing is by referring to relevant good books.  YouTube is full of free video sewing tutorials and …

How To Sew Your Own Clothes

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 ​If you have never stitched anything till date, how would you start sewing your own clothes? You may get apprehensive, afraid and even skeptical. But, sewing is easy and just anybody can sew comfortably good. You can easily sew your clothes by checking out these simple …

Best Sewing Machine for Beginners That Will Last Decades

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 If you are looking for best sewing machine for beginners  and seeking honest reviews, then there is a sincere piece of advice. Trust the opinion of those who have themselves tried their hands on actual sewing! A real experience can never equal mere words. People who are …

Is Fashion Designing Right Career for Boys?

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 When we talk about fashion designing as a career, we assume girls pursuing this career choice. But in practical terms when we look at the data available, boys make a better designer. Though, at the time of choos ing a vocation, most of us find it difficult, …

How to Save Money by Sewing

Do you know that you can save a good amount of money by sewing. You would agree, that our consumerism has not only depleted money in our pockets but also added clutter in our homes. We are becoming victim of being clones of our relatives, friends and neighbors. Because we …

Where to Buy Fabric from?

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 When you start sewing your dresses, the first important question arises is,"Where to buy fabric from?" Because initially you need a good number of fabric pieces to try your newly acquired skills. Moreover, even if you do not sew yourself, you need fabric for different purposes. …

How to Gain from Boutique Partnership?

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 Running a boutique business in partnership is not a joke. You have to manage so many things and keep in mind that you do not cross paths and break the rules of partnership. It's a good practice to get a partnership deed registered before you inaugurate …

Why Should You Buy Khadi for your Wardrobe​ ​

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 KHADI IS A NATURAL AND SMART FABRIC, WHICH IS SKIN FRIENDLY, ECO-FRIENDLY AND POCKET FRIENDLY, TOO.IT WAS VASTLY WORN DURING THE ERA OF INDEPENDENCE STRUGGLE OF INDIA AS IT WAS SPUN BY INDIVIDUALS AT HOME. IT IS A FABRIC WHICH PROMOTED SELF SUSTENANCE EVEN BY A …

How to Buy Banarasi Saree for a Royal Look

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 BANARSI SAREE IS BACK IN FASHION IN A BIG WAY. THE HEAVY DRAPE IS TRENDING AGAIN IN THE MUST HAVE LIST OF ALL. AT LEAST THE WEDDING COLLECTION! THE FINE SILK WITH LUXURIOUS EMBROIDERY IN GOLD AND SILVER BROCADE OR ZARI ENTICES THE HEARTS.Due to it’s …

How to Take Measurement by Metric System

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 The very first step before sewing is to take measurement by metric system of measurements. The main reason to use metric system is because it is simple, universal and easy to understand. No matter which part of world you belong to, if you talk about sewing …

What are Skin friendly Fabrics?

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 The way the craze for gluten free food is increasing, same way people are looking for summer fabrics. In a sense, skin friend fabric, which can keep you soothing, comfortable, perspiration and odour free all year through. Summer fabrics generally refer to natural fabrics which can …

What is Fabric Grain Line

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 How would you decide the grain of the fabric if the design pattern runs in different direction? If you want to achieve different looks from a simple fabric, you can do so by cutting on the right grain!YOUR FINISHED DRESS WILL LOOK PERFECT ONLY WHEN IT …

How to Use Fabric Scrap

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 After finishing your sewing, how do you use fabric scrap? The leftover stash of big and small pieces of fabrics, which you can not throw but storing them endlessly is a huge clutter creating mistake. Dress making requires putting many small small pieces together to get …

How to Know Your Body Proportion & Create Illusion

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 Do you know that if you know your body proportions and body type, you can create the illusion of the kind of body / figure, that you want to. It is quite interesting that our brain perceives things differently than they actually are. That includes the …

What is Principle Element of Fashion

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 If you are into sewing for sometime or pursuing fashion, you must be aware what is the key principle element of fashion. The difference in an expert designer and a mere novice is - understanding of principles and elements of fashion designing. These are not very …

Iron vs. Press : What Should You Do To Your Clothes?

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 Pin0 Share0 Share0 There is a huge difference between Iron vs. Press while you make your dress or execute a sewing project. And this difference can make your dress look different too! A shabby, poor sewing project can be turned into an amazing professional piece of …