Sewing 101: Resources and Articles

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Yards to Metres Conversion Calculator

A quick and handy calculator for converting yards to metres and vice versa.
Fabric Weight and Drape: A Beginner's Guide

Fabric Weight and Drape: A Beginner's Guide

An introduction to fabric weight and drape - the difference between the two, the importance of each, and how to use your knowledge of each to choose the right fabric for your needs.
Sewing Machine Needles 101: Choosing the Right Type and Size

Sewing Machine Needles 101: Choosing the Right Type and Size

An introduction to the different needles available for your sewing machine and how to choose the right type and size for your project.
Sewing 101: A Comprehensive Beginner's Guide to Apparel Fabrics

Sewing 101: A Comprehensive Beginner's Guide to Apparel Fabrics

A beginner's glossary of all the different fabrics used for apparel sewing.