Category Archives: Fabrics

Top 5 Tips for Oriental Rug Cleaning and Care

Oriental rugs and carpeting is an investment. If you are going to spend your hard-earned money on a beautiful and intricately designed rug, then it is in your best interest to put forth some hard effort to keep them looking … Continue reading

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How to Get Sap Out of Clothes

Fall is right around the corner, folks! And although this gives us plenty to look forward to, all seasons have their down-falls, no matter how swell of a year we’re having. When it comes to fall time, one such disadvantage … Continue reading

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Sewing Machine Advice for Vinyl Fabrics

In both the recent and distance past, we have discussed tips for all sorts of materials and fabrics, from denim and leather, to pleather, satin, silk, and preshrunk fabrics, stretchy fabrics, fusible web, zipper feet, and much more. But today, … Continue reading

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How to Properly Feed the Dog on Your Sewing Machine

The best way to get excellent results with your sewing machine is to take good care of it and use proper sewing practices. In fact, your technique can make or break your sewing project. Continue reading to learn why you … Continue reading

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How to Shrink Fabric

It is a common fear that one day you might open up your dryer to pull out your most cherished sweater, only to reveal a frock 4 sizes too small. Shrinking your best clothes is not something you ever set … Continue reading

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How to Make Your Jeans More Comfortable Around the Waist

Now that the holidays are over, it is common to find yourself feeling a little less comfortable in your most comfortable pair of jeans. And since it is not likely an option for you to don elastic stretch pants all … Continue reading

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Three Effective Remedies for Stain Removal

Last month, we cover the most effective ways to get rid of unwanted pet hair on all sorts of fabrics and apparel. This month, we want to discuss 3 full-proof methods for removing stains from your favorite clothes, as well … Continue reading

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Effective Pet Hair Removal Tips for All Fabric Types

Several people have to deal with pesky animal hair on a daily basis, including pet owners, veterinary clinic workers, pet daycare workers, K9 division officers, breeders, grooming salons, horse stable personnel, and much more! Not only is animal hair unappealing, … Continue reading

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How to Get Ink Out of Leather

Whether it’s the living room coach or your favorite strappy purse, ink stains on leather can be a real problem. Fortunately, there are several easy and affordable remedies for removing ink from leather fabrics. These remedies work well on couches, … Continue reading

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How to Remove Sweat Stains From Clothing

Sweat is nothing to be ashamed of. Everyone perspires; it is a natural and healthy function of the human body. Although we must embrace our perspiration, it does not mean we have to let it ruin our favorite clothes! Continue … Continue reading

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