Essential for hemming your knits on a regular sewing machine, the twin stretch needles are mounted on the one shank.This creates a twin row of stitches as you sew- with this particular needle, 4mm apart. This emulates a commercial finish on your projects as well as providing a hem that suits elastane and stretchy garments.
This is a question that pops up often in our FB Sewing Group. " How do I convert the Ottobre sizing to Aussie clothing sizes?!" My advice is to always measure the child before you sew, and check them... read more
Not sure which of our fabrics to use?
This might help! ( but you can also email me or post on our FB page too!).
Crafty Sewing Tips- lining up your stripes!
It just occurred to me that this may help some of our newby sewists.....when you are cutting out items that you want the stripes to be placed exactly the same.... Like these sleeve pieces, or say the legs of pants.,... read more