Learning to Sew: Peter's Top Ten Tips! Start off with a good machine. I can't imagine anything more discouraging than learning to sew on a temperamental sewing machine. Avoid (avoidable) complexity. Buy yourself a good beginner's book. Start small. Practice. Lower the stakes. 7. Make up your own rules. Find a sewing.
A beginner's guide to making your own clothes from The Pattern Pages.
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