Sewing @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Site/Sewing Welcome to Sewing at BellaOnline.com! Check back often for new sewing tips, free sewing patterns, and links to lots of sewing websites. en-us Copyright 2018 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 20:05:33 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Sewing @ BellaOnline http://Sewing.bellaonline.com Tips for Sewing Fabric Selvedges http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art180369.asp Don’t throw fabric selvedges away! Put those narrow strips of fabric edges to good use instead. Selvedges or selvages (self-edges) are the long factory finished side edges of woven fabric generally less than a half-inch wide. Selvedge edges do not fray or unravel and can be used to make many items. Wed, 14 Nov 2018 14:00:00 EST Sew Holiday Kitchen Decor http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art180368.asp Brightly colored seasonal fabrics paired with simple to sew items for the kitchen and dining room bring a festive air to the most functional areas of the home. Décor items can be quickly sewn using fabrics that display the bright colors of the holiday season. Wed, 7 Nov 2018 15:00:00 EST Machine Patchwork http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art172671.asp Patchwork is a practical fabric craft that can be made simply and quickly on any sewing machine. Various size fabric pieces too useful to discard, relegated to the sewer’s scrap basket awaiting new purpose, can be joined together to form an eye-catching design or a riot of mismatched color and fun. Wed, 31 Oct 2018 14:00:00 EST