So Much to Admire: the PFAFF® admire™ air 7000

Cathy Ellsaesser Pfaff Sewing Machines, Serger Tags: , , , , , ,
admire air blog image

Imagine a complement to a sewing machine that has a one-touch electronic air threading system, coupled with a color touchscreen display, and exceptional illumination. In addition, it allows the sewist to keep both hands on any size project. Plus, imagine a machine that calibrates the thread tension for every stitch automatically. Oh, also throw in […]

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Rolled Hems: Time to Get Out the Serger!

Cathy Ellsaesser Fashion, How to, Juki, Serger Tags: , , , ,
Photo of ruffled Christmas skirt with three thread rolled hems

I wanted to make my granddaughter a cotton Christmas skirt full of ruffles. I already know the many ways to make ruffles. Previous blogs,  Don’t Get Ruffled, Get Ruffling: Gather Fabric Using a Serger, Specialty Sewing Machine Feet for Gathering Fabric, and How to Gather Fabric and Create Ruffles, have illustrated various ways to make ruffles. However, […]

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