• Sewing,  Tool Talk

    24 Sewing notions you’ll never have to buy plus 6 sewing time-savers

    I was looking at my sewing bookshelf recently and realized I have many books geared toward making sewing easier. There is quite a market, in fact, for books containing tips that mothers of yesteryear passed on to their daughters, or for advice about so-called modern sewing techniques. Staring at me in the face are some older-but-still-relevant titles, such as 501 Sewing Secrets: Tips, Treasures & Trivia, 501 Sewing Hints: From the Viewers of Sewing with Nancy, and Sewing with Nancy’s Favorite Hints. Don’t even get me started on the list of books that tout sewing notions! But here’s one book that is really good, and yes, it will put a…