Video Of The Week: May 20, 2016
Happy Friday! I know you've been waiting all week for our video of the week. So with no further ado, we present a YouTube video on "How To Drape A Sweetheart Strapless Bodice."
While surfing the web for projects to sew for Mother's Day gifts, we came across The Crafty Gemeni's YouTube channel. There are a lot of instructional videos with lots of useful information. Searching for cute, small, and casual wristlets to make, this tutorial brings just that. She takes you step by step through the process of making one.
Mother's Day will be here soon, and this makes a perfect accessory addition to your gift. It's quick and easy enough for beginners to make. Fill it up with toiletries or makeup and your Mom is sure to love it!
Continuing our Prom series, this week's video of the week is another "Thrifted Transformations" episode. Watch in amazement as April takes an old prom dress and turns it into a cute, more modern prom dress. It just may inspire you to head to your local thrift shop. In fact, Goodwill is having a 100 year anniversary sale this weekend, with free items and vouchers. So what are you waiting for? Watch the video for an inexpensive Prom dress idea and check back for more of our Prom 2016 series. If you think you'll forget to check back, sign up for our newsletter in the sidebar to stay informed.
Following up on our Grammy predictions and Grammy winners fashion posts, this week we'd like to share a series of the Grammy fashion cam videos we found on YouTube. Check out behind the scenes footage of Taylor Swift, Selena Gomez, Lady Gaga, Ciara, Ellie Goulding, and Adelle flaunting their gorgeous gowns. Click the "Read More" link below the video and watch them all!
Another day, another blog post. If you're not careful, writing so many posts can become monotonous for your readers. One of the common issues for bloggers is coming up with fresh ideas to keep readers intrigued while increasing website traffic, to empower your business. This week, we're sharing a video that should help in your goal of creating and revitalizing your content. Are there any tips you can share for creating great content? Let us know in the comments below.
For one of our previous Video Of The Week posts, Joy Macdonell gave us tips and tricks for sewing with specialty fabrics. This week, we're sharing another of her videos. This time she gives tips for sewing with denim. If you've ever wondered how the inner seam in your jeans is made, check out this video. Joy explains that it's called a flat felled seam, and shows exactly how it's made.
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Have you ever worked with different fabrics and had a hard time because it frays or is too slippery? Perhaps your project didn't turn out right when using velvet or thin/sheer fabric because the wrong side was facing up when you were sewing. This week's video of the week can help. Watch the video to learn 5 great tips for working with specialty fabrics like velvet, sheer and others.
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Do you need a new sewing machine? If yes, so do we. That's why we entered Madalynne's giveaway! She's teamed up with Spiegel to give away a free Spiegel 60609 sewing machine and today is the last day to enter to win. We think this machine looks amazing! It integrates modern technology into your favorite pastime. But don't take our word for it. Check out one of it's MANY features in this week's video of the week.
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Tis the season to start your holiday decorating if you haven't already done so, and we've got just the idea for your next project. Why not sew your stockings and hang them by the chimney with care. Personalizing them with names is an even sweeter deal. Something different from the traditional store bought stockings. For this week's Video Of The Week, learn tips to sew your Christmas stockings, and Saint Nick will soon be there!
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