HELP! File Reads "NO SEWING DATA"
Are you a PED user and occasionally have a problem with a "No Sewing Date" message come up? Learn how to fix with a simple software update!
Embroider a Candybar Wrapper!
Looking for a quick little "pick-me-up" for a friend? How about embroidering a candybar wrapper! Step-by-step directions + FREE designs!
Troubleshoot: Design Puckering
If you see a pucker forming in your design area, it may be more important to know what not to do rather than what to do. Here's why!
Product Review: Vilene Stabilizer
Looking for the perfect stabilizer to use with your free-standing lace projects? We'll show you step-by-step on how using this product can make a perfect finish!
Embroider on Socks
Learn how to take those "oh-so-adorable" mini designs and stitch them onto socks! What a great way to complete that perfect outfit!
Embroider on Toilet Paper!
Need a unique gift idea to give to the person who has it all? How about embroider on TP! Yes, you read that right. Learn how easy it is to embroider on this household staple!
Hanging Holiday Star Project
This hanging holiday star is suitable for displaying a festive set of sprigs. or doubling as a keeper of your holiday cards!
Light-Up Designs! Tutorial
Do something different with your embroidery! Light it up!Learn how to take a Christmas tree design and add REAL lights to it! This same technique can be used with a variety of designs!
Embroider on a Baby Bodysuit
Embroidering on knits can be tricky, but doing so in a tight space such as a baby bodysuit can sometimes present even a bigger challenge. Learn some great tips on making this process a lot easier!
Craft Fairs: Extending Your Business
Here's our final installment all about selling at craft fairs! Learn ways to extend your business with the customers right in front of you long after the show is over!
Holiday Door Ornament
Make something special for the holidays! Use our free, exclusive "Home for the Holidays" design and we'll show you how to turn it into a festive door ornament!
Selling at Craft Fairs: Are They For You?
You love what you create and you love sharing with others. This is part 1 in a series of articles for tips on selling your products at craft fairs. Is this the avenue for you?
Make a Fall Flange Pillow
From the "You Can SEW This!" newsletter comes this charming flange pillow! Use this same technique for any design!
Choosing an Embroidery Machine
Have you been bit by the bug and now need a machine? Are you in the market for a new machine? Here are some great tips on finding the right one for you!
Want a fun idea to do with your projects? "Hide" a design in the project for your little ones to find!
Metallic Thread Tips
Don't let metallic thread intimidate you! Some careful planning will result in a beautiful and flawless outcome!
Embroider on Ribbon
Have you ever wondered how those cute mini designs go onto ribbon so perfectly? We'll show you how!
Embroider on Towels
Embroidered towels is a great way to personalize a gift or keep in your own home. Here are some time-tested tips for how to do this!
Embroider on Knits
Embroidering on knits can be a little tricky, so learn the tricks of the trade here!
Cleaning Your Hoop
An unclean hoop can present problems! Find out some ways of how to clean one of the most important parts of your machine!
SWAK 101 on Stabilizers
Are you overwhelmed with the variety of stabilizers to use with your projects? Each one is so different...and so valuable. Now you can learn all about them!
Do you have a simple lace design that you would love to turn into a free-standing lace project? Here are a few easy steps on how to do this!
Machine applique will open up a whole new world for you in machine embroidery! Michelle takes you step by step on how to do this, and shows how easy it really can be!