Discover how easy it can be to install slot (centered) and lapped zippers with perfect results. Sewing expert Janet Pray walks you through her best tips for professional zippers every time using garment industry techniques that add precision and speed to your sewing. Janet shows you where to mark the fabric using a disappearing gel pen or chalk marker, how and why to interface the seam allowance that supports the zipper, and how to stitch. For a lapped zipper set along the hip curve of a skirt, Janet demonstrates how to manage the curve and keep the zipper covered by the lap. You’ll never fear zippers again!
Crochet designer Marly Bird demonstrates how to create beautiful spiral motif that’s sure to catch the eye. Learn how to start at the center, easily keep track of your four colors, grow the spiral and finish it perfectly. To begin, Marly makes an adjustable ring (also known as a magic ring or magic loop) with…Watch Now >>
Quilting with panels is a great way to add large designs to a quilt or even use as a quilt by themselves by just adding a simple border. ZJ Humbach shows you some of the many different kinds of panel available and gives you tips for working with them.Watch Now >>
Spice up your crochet with fantastic patterns and vibrant yarns. Designer Marly Bird teaches you to work chevrons (sometimes called ripples) as well as the whimsical Catherine’s wheel pattern. Marly begins by explaining the construction of a chevron (or ripple) stitch. She examines the chart for the stitch pattern and then begins crocheting a sample…Watch Now >>
Now comes the really fun part of doughnut making: filling and decorating. Join Pastry Chef Jenny McCoy as she steps you though finishing off those beautiful yeasted doughnuts. Jenny shares pointers on transferring and filling up a pastry bag with a variety of fillings. Then she uses a Bismarck tip and demonstrates filling Long Johns,…Watch Now >>