How to start sewing in 2021
Has 2020 made you feel the need to take up a new hobby? Maybe it’s time to start sewing in 2021. Sewing can be an incredibly rewarding and satisfying hobby, giving you creative and practical skills. Whether you want to start learning how to use quilting tools or start making clothes on a new sewing machine- sewing could be the hobby for you. If you want to find out how to start sewing in 2021, then read on!
What kind of sewing do you want to do?
This is a very important question to ask yourself before you start sewing, as this will impact the kind of materials you need. There are many different types of sewing you could do. Maybe you want to start making clothes, or you see yourself as the next interior designer with curtains and cushions? Or perhaps quilting or bead-making is more appealing to you?
What materials do you need?
When most people start sewing they need to buy a sewing machine
. However, with so many options to choose from, it can be difficult to figure out the exact type of sewing machine
you need. For more information, take a look at this detailed breakdown of sewing machines.
You will also need to find fabric to sew. Make sure you choose the fabric that is right for your project. For example, you do not want to pick stretchy jersey fabric for curtain materials.
What information do you need?
Starting out at any hobby can be daunting, but starting to learn to sew doesn’t have to be. There are many YouTube
tutorials and free sewing patterns
on the internet that you can use to learn more about sewing before you start.