What basic sewing supplies do you need as a beginner? As part of the Learn to Sew in 2020 series, I’m sharing my top picks – everything from scissors, rotary cutters, self healing cutting mats, pins, fabric sources, and sewing machine accessories.
Battle of the Rotary Cutters! Gingher vs. Dollar Quilting Club in this episode. Putting these quilting tools to the test and doing an initial first impressions / review of Dollar Quilting Club.
Which rotary cutter will take the top spot? I’ve been using the Gingher rotary cutting tool for several years and love it, but wanted to try a cheaper, no-name rotary cutter brand from Amazon for the curved / pinking blade to be able to pink fabric and cut down on fraying.
What’s the best rotary cutter for sewing and quilting? I’ve been using the Gingher 45mm Rotary Cutter for over three years and love it!
Nervous for cutting into your fabric for a sewing or quilting project? Never fear – Sewing Report demonstrates how to use a rotary cutter and quilting ruler to cut strips and shapes on a self-healing cutting mat.