Crafting Guides

Mechanical sewing machines are great, aren’t they?Sure, they don’t have the bells and whistles computerized sewing machines do but when you get down to the bones there is very little difference in performance. But with so many on the market and such a range in prices, finding the best mechanical sewing machine can

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Picking the best lathe for bowl turning is tricky because they aren't commonly used machines that you can ask most of your friends for a recommendation for, they are specialist and niche!Plus they can be dangerous if used incorrectly or if the wrong machine is used so you need to

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For some, a regular iron may be sufficient for their sewing needs but most regular irons don't apply the necessary pressure whilst avoiding damaging the garment.And the last thing you want to do is burn or damage your latest sewing project and have to start again.So instead pick one of

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Textile production has advanced, meaning that manufacturing and buying stronger, softer, higher-quality macrame cord is easier and cheaper than ever. You still need to make sure you have the best possible cord for the job, though as not all cord is suitable for macrame.We’ve gone exploring through the vast array of

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Can acrylic paint be used on fabric? There are pro's, con's and warnings to consider first...Acrylic paint is not designed to be used on fabric as standard which can cause issues with the fabric afterwards.So, depending on what you plan to use the fabric for really depends on whether you

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If you like to give your sewing projects a more personalized touch, a monogramming machine is perfect for the job.You can effortlessly monogram to your heart’s content - and there’s no need to spend a small fortune on getting the right machine for the job, either. But choosing the correct machine

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