Setting Up for Sewing Success
At Sutura Fabrics we have a passion for sewing fashion, creating quilts and stitching beautiful embroidery!
We love getting together with those who share our passion in-person and online! We have classes and workshops for every sewing level. Sew, to make your stitching time more productive, please enjoy the free sewing guides below.
To download the guides just click the photograph and the .pdf file will appear. The Sutura Style Class Supply List is to the right.
The Sutura Style Guide to Needles
Sutura Style Guide to Successful Stitches
There are many different types of sewing machine stitches, needles, and threads. Use these guides to choose the correct needle, stitch, and thread for your latest sewing project! From seams and hems to thread weights and plies, these guides are useful for beginners and experts alike.
The Sutura Style Guide to Threads and Stitches
The Kwik Sew Guide to Measurements
To sew perfectly fitted garments, you will need to take an accurate set of measurements. Use this handy guide to determine your pattern size for sewing success! Remember to double-check your measurements periodically, our bodies change a lot from season to season and even throughout the day.
The Kwik Sew Guide to Fabrics
For the Novice Program, students will use a selection of beautiful quilting cotton fabrics for their first four projects. As your sewing skill level increases, the doors open to a glorious world of gorgeous fabrics. These come in an endless array of colors, styles, and textures. Use this handy guide to understand the basics.
Fifty Feet Tall: Meet the Feet for Your Machine
Your sewing machine can do so many amazing things! The world of sewing, quilting, and home decor is rich in creative outlets. There are so many types of sewing machines, accessories, and tools to choose from, it is hard to decide what to buy. This student handbook outlines the fifty most frequently used low-shank presser feet.