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04-26-2006, 12:09 PM

i tried sewing at school, and want to start learning again. does anyone know anywhere online i can learn the basics to sew (like on here with knitting).

i have a mechiene already, just need an easy pattern and material :D



Jan in CA
04-26-2006, 01:16 PM
The power of a Google search cannot be underestimated.

Home sewing association (http://www.sewing.org/enthusiast/html/e_learntosew.html)
You can make it (http://www.youcanmakeit.com/)
Beginner sewing tips and projects (http://sewing.about.com/library/weekly/aa050898.htm)
Hip Sewing (http://www.hipsewing.com/classes/4-Part+Series)
Sewing Basics (http://www.bhg.com/bhg/category.jhtml?categoryid=/templatedata/bhg/category/data/Sewing_BasicStitches.xml)
Simplicity.com (http://www.simplicity.com/index.cfm?page=sewingBasics.html)
There were a lot more, too.

04-26-2006, 01:54 PM
Hello there. I love to sew. The following site has lots of nice and easy pattern links, plus some links for learning. (Just scroll about halfway down the page.)

04-26-2006, 03:21 PM
thank you so much. i will have a good look around all the sites and see what i can do/learn.

i made a skirt about 12 years ago (i must have been about 12 at the time). so i need to really learn again. i have done hand sewing (which i love to do).

thanks again