Embellished Denim Jacket

BERNINA Ambassador Heidi Lund shows you how to take a plain denim jacket and turn it into “Art to Wear” using some simple techniques that include surface design, fused appliqué and BERNINA free-motion stitched cording. Materials to embellish a denim jacket: Stencils Brushes Fabric paint Cording Your sewing machine, I sew on a BERNINA 770 QE BERNINA More …

Top 10 Presser Feet BERNINA Ambassadors Love!

One thing that BERNINA dealers, educators, loyalists, and ambassadors all agree on is the quality and precision of BERNINA machines and accessories. Whether you’re making piping, free-motion quilting, smocking or shirring, inserting zippers, or working with multiple layers of heavy weight fabrics like denim or leather—there is a presser foot for the job. Today I’m going More …

The Secrets of Sewing Perfect Collars

Good morning, lovelies! Today, we’re chatting about one of my favorite design features: the collar. Whether you’re making cozy flannel pajamas or tumbling headfirst into the world of tailored shirtdresses, knowing how to create a beautiful collar is a must-have skill. Nothing ruins a garment–or your day–quicker than a stubby shirt point and wonky topstitching. Such horrors keep dressmakers up at More …