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The absolute Easiest Way to Sew in a Zipper

The Absolute Easiest Way to Sew in a Zipper

How to sew a zipper into a seam is a commonly requested sewing technique. I'd like to share with you the absolute easiest way I've found to insert a zipper. U

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10 Sewing Tips for Stitching Perfect Gathers

I'm in the process of sewing flower girl dresses. Admittedly, it's been awhile since I gathered lots of fabric into little spaces! I'm on my second set of dress

Tips on using a ruffler foot.

Add Designer Details to Towels in a Few Simple Steps

By Donna Fenske, Nancy’s Notions Guest Blogger Give your kitchen or bath an instant upgrade by sewing ruffles to the bottom hem of toweling fabric or prema

The Absolute Easiest Way to Sew, Part 1  | Over the years Nancy tweaked sewing and quilting steps to make them easier and for the best looking results. In this program she shares some of the easiest ways to layout, cut, and mark fabric; sew darts; gather four different ways; and add elastic. Whether you’re a new sewer or looking for a refresher class, these techniques are the easiest!

Watch The Absolute Easiest Way to Sew - Part 1 on PBS Wisconsin

Nancy shows tried and true methods for absolutely simple sewing basics.

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Nancy Zieman The Blog - Perfectly Miter Quilt Borders Without the Math!

Kate Bashynski, a member of the Sewing With Nancy team, designed the No-Math Miter Template Set to miter corners quickly and easily. Use the No-Math Miter

How to sew an invisible zipper by Nancy Zieman as seen on Sewing With Nancy

Nancy Zieman The Blog - The Absolute Easiest Way to Sew Invisible Zippers

Sew it simple. Sew to have fun. How? It’s straightforward after you learn The Absolute Easiest Way to Sew! This time, learn how to insert an invisible zipper.

Kids Activity Bag Project by Nancy Zieman

Kids Activity Bag Project by Nancy Zieman

Most fabric bags or totes for kids are rather wimpy. I remember putting toys and books in fabric bags for my boys, but the parts and pieces would often get lost in the bottom of the bag. After buyi…

How to sew an invisible zipper by Nancy Zieman as seen on Sewing With Nancy

Nancy Zieman The Blog - The Absolute Easiest Way to Sew Invisible Zippers

Sew it simple. Sew to have fun. How? It’s straightforward after you learn The Absolute Easiest Way to Sew! This time, learn how to insert an invisible zipper.

How to sew an invisible zipper by Nancy Zieman as seen on Sewing With Nancy

Nancy Zieman The Blog - The Absolute Easiest Way to Sew Invisible Zippers

Sew it simple. Sew to have fun. How? It’s straightforward after you learn The Absolute Easiest Way to Sew! This time, learn how to insert an invisible zipper.

Sewing with Nancy Videos | Wisconsin Public Television

Sewing With Nancy Videos

Laurie Hird, author of "The Farmer's Wife Pony Club Sampler Quilt" is collector of "The Farmer's Wife" magazines, quilter, and a history sleuth. Laurie wrote a book and designed a sampler quilt inspired by children's thank-you letters from the early 1900s. These children sold subscriptions to "The…

Sewing with Nancy Videos | Wisconsin Public Television

Sewing With Nancy Videos

Laurie Hird, author of "The Farmer's Wife Pony Club Sampler Quilt" is collector of "The Farmer's Wife" magazines, quilter, and a history sleuth. Laurie wrote a book and designed a sampler quilt inspired by children's thank-you letters from the early 1900s. These children sold subscriptions to "The…

Sewing with Nancy Videos | Wisconsin Public Television

Sewing With Nancy Videos

Laurie Hird, author of "The Farmer's Wife Pony Club Sampler Quilt" is collector of "The Farmer's Wife" magazines, quilter, and a history sleuth. Laurie wrote a book and designed a sampler quilt inspired by children's thank-you letters from the early 1900s. These children sold subscriptions to "The…

Sewing with Nancy Videos | Wisconsin Public Television

Sewing With Nancy Videos

Laurie Hird, author of "The Farmer's Wife Pony Club Sampler Quilt" is collector of "The Farmer's Wife" magazines, quilter, and a history sleuth. Laurie wrote a book and designed a sampler quilt inspired by children's thank-you letters from the early 1900s. These children sold subscriptions to "The…

Sewing with Nancy Videos | Wisconsin Public Television

Sewing With Nancy Videos

Laurie Hird, author of "The Farmer's Wife Pony Club Sampler Quilt" is collector of "The Farmer's Wife" magazines, quilter, and a history sleuth. Laurie wrote a book and designed a sampler quilt inspired by children's thank-you letters from the early 1900s. These children sold subscriptions to "The…

Denim short makeover shirt to hobo tote Nancy zieman

Denim Makeover—Shirt to Hobo Tote

While cleaning my closet, I stumbled across a denim shirt that hadn’t been worn for years. Not wanting to give away my name-sake shirt, I decided it was time