Ironing silk is no easy task. It can lead to irreparable damage. It can melt the fabric and create stains. Don’t worry. I’ve got you covered. While daunting, ironing silk is not an impossible task. With the right tools and techniques, you can make your silk wrinkle free again. In this post, we’ll go over everything […]
Are you dreaming of being able to finish those knitting projects faster? Don’t worry. We’ve got you covered. In this article, we’ll go over 13 actionable tips you can use to help you knit faster. Let’s dive in. One of the easiest ways to knit faster is to choose an easier pattern to practice. It’s […]
Yes. Linen is prone when exposed to moisture and high temperatures. When you expose linen to heat and moisture, it can completely break down and become unusable. So, how do you care for this fabric? Here we’ll go over the different ways you can prevent linen from shrinking. As well as how you can properly […]
Yes. Modal shrinks, but very minimal. Many people use modal because its durable and shrink resistant. People often use modal over cotton for this very reason. Modal fabrics shrink 50% less than cotton, making it highly sought after. Yes. The combination of moisture and high temperatures can shrink the modal. Although modal is fairly resistant […]
Yes, rayon wrinkles quite easily. Rayon is especially prone to wrinkles when exposed to moisture. It poses a unique challenge when it comes to removing wrinkles. But that isn’t to say that Rayon cannot be unwrinkled. There are methods you can try. Curious? Keep reading. Rayon is made from cellulose. People call it synthetic silk […]
If you just purchased a new fleece sweatshirt or looking to sew with fleece, you are probably wondering if it shrinks. Unfortunately, the answer is not as clear cut as I would like. Since fleece is a synthetic fabric, the quality and materials can vary. This affects weather fleece will shrink or not. Fleece made […]
I am a passionate Quilter. This means that I actually enjoy chopping up perfectly good fabric into little teeny tiny pieces and then sewing them all right back together again… JUST FOR FUN. 😉
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