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The "Spring Fever" Box

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This shipment's sewing tool is a packet of 5 bobbin clips. What is a bobbin clip? Bobbin clips are the sewing tool that you didn't know you needed. Wound bobbins tend to unravel and make a mess of tangled string when they are sitting in storage, in your sewing drawer, or in the storage compartment on your sewing machine. Not anymore...Your new bobbin clips are designed to easily snap around the threads on your bobbin, holding it all tightly in place. No more unwinding, tangled mess! BONUS: Downloadable table runner pattern. Our main project this month is an easy (and...

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The Valentine Day Box

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Its February! Are you SEW excited to get started on the projects in this month's shipment? First off, the goodie this month is a really nifty magnetic pin wand. I am looking forward to using this for easily picking up any pins that I accidentally drop on the ground.  Also I hope that our handy sewing machine needle guide is helpful to you! All of our guides are the perfect size to store in a notebook for future reference. ...Now, let's get sewing! Our pre-cut project: Mini Treat Bags! Written steps:  Make a crease with your iron across the middle...

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The Snow Day Box

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This month, we will be learning to sew a pair of fun mug rugs and an upcycled pocket pillow made from old jeans! The goodies included in your box are some new hand-sewing needles and a beeswax thread conditioner. This beeswax will help keep the thread from tangling/knotting while hand-sewing.  Don't forget to share your sewing journey with us by using #sewwhatbox on Facebook and Instagram! In this first video: Learn some AWESOME tips to make hand-sewing easier, faster, and less miserable. Also, get the down-low on how to use beeswax thread conditioner at time-mark 6:00 minutes. If you are...

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December, 2020. The "Blustery Day" Box

Posted by Taylar Franz on

Are you SEW ready for this? Here you will find our sew-along videos for both the pre-cut infinity scarf kit and the "Anatomy of a Sweater" upcycle projects. If you wish to save the written instructions, you can copy/paste them into a Word document for later use. This month, we are working with stretchy, knit fabrics. It is a good time to use the tips and tricks for working with knits that were included in your box. Let's get sewing! Pre-Cut Infinity Scarf: Who doesn't love a warm, soft, cuddly scarf in the winter? The only way to make that...

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Terry Cloth Travel Roll

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Are you SEW excited? This project was by far my favorite-- I even made 2 of these travel rolls for myself and am going to use them when I go camping! New this month: I am super excited for the new community that I am building for you! It is a Facebook group and I plan to use it to get to know you better, for all of the subscribers to this monthly sewing club to get to interact, and to create an exclusive space to share the sewing projects we are all working on, new tips and tricks, and...

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