That’s the question: how many rulers + templates do we actually need for sewing and quilting?
Buying your first sewing machine doesn’t have to be intimidating if you do your research and shop smart.
This is the answer to all the inquiries I get about certain sewing tools used in videos – a few of my favorite supplies under $20.
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.
How much money should you spend on buying your first sewing machine? I share my own personal experiences with beginner to experienced sewist and how I made purchasing choices for sewing machines.