The simplicity of the mechanics of a sewing machine makes it easy to troubleshoot problems without much mechanical knowledge. Many sewing machine brands have a 25-year warranty on the head, and may not need a professional repair in that time frame. The American homemaker has been able to maintain a sewing machine in working condition with easy...

The simplicity of the mechanics of a sewing machine makes it easy to troubleshoot problems without much mechanical knowledge. Many sewing machine brands have a 25-year warranty on the head, and may not need a professional repair in that time frame. The American homemaker has been able to maintain a sewing machine in working condition with easy...

Find your nearest official Riccar sewing machine retailer with their location search.

Find your nearest official Riccar sewing machine retailer with their location search.

Interesting black and white drawings that helped me figure out what some parts and accessories were; like this Riccar thread guide (pictured) which I guess goes in the needle bar/clamp area. One came with my machine but it wasn't mentioned in the manual. Do you know what this does and how it's used?  [Note: there's seven pages of parts for various Riccar sewing machines and vacuums, but this is the most comprehensive list I've seen online.)

Interesting black and white drawings that helped me figure out what some parts and accessories were; like this Riccar thread guide (pictured) which I guess goes in the needle bar/clamp area. One came with my machine but it wasn't mentioned in the manual. Do you know what this does and how it's used? [Note: there's seven pages of parts for various Riccar sewing machines and vacuums, but this is the most comprehensive list I've seen online.)

Tip: Learn the right type of fabric to use for your projects. Check out this handy chart & tip for Tuesday!

Tip: Learn the right type of fabric to use for your projects. Check out this handy chart & tip for Tuesday!

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15 Sewing Tricks that will Make Sewing EASIER

15 Sewing Tips and Tricks that Make Sewing Easier

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36 Sewing Project for Women’s Fashion

DIY Sewing Projects for Women - How to Sew Dresses, Blouses, Pants, Tops and Fashion. Step by Step Tutorials and Instructions http://diyjoy.com/diy-sewing-projects-for-women

It's been a while since we've had a 'Sewing 201' post! I've been sewing with my rolled hem foot quite a bit lately, so I snapped a few photos. In this blog post I'm going to share some tips and tricks to get this foot working for you. The rolled hem foot sews just that, a narrow rolled hem that's pretty on scarves, blouses, dresses, or even curtains.

Sewing 201: How to sew with a Rolled Hem Foot

It's been a while since we've had a 'Sewing 201' post! I've been sewing with my rolled hem foot quite a bit lately, so I snapped a few photos. In this blog post I'm going to share some tips and tricks to get this foot working for you. The rolled hem foot sews just that, a narrow rolled hem that's pretty on scarves, blouses, dresses, or even curtains.

Sewing Hacks | Best Tips and Tricks for Sewing Patterns, Projects, Machines, Hand Sewn Items. Clever Ideas for Beginners and Even Experts  |  5 Tips For Better Darts  |  http://diyjoy.com/sewing-hacks

37 Sewing Hacks You’ll Wish You Knew Before Now…

Sewing Hacks | Best Tips and Tricks for Sewing Patterns, Projects, Machines, Hand Sewn Items. Clever Ideas for Beginners and Even Experts | 5 Tips For Better Darts | http://diyjoy.com/sewing-hacks

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