tag archives: seam rippers

Sewing Essentials: 10+ Products You Need to Start Sewing

Check out these must-have sewing items & get ready to sew more this year.

If you want to start sewing, one of the first things you need to do is build your collection of sewing supplies. Before you begin shopping online, or navigating the sewing aisle of your favorite fabric retailer, it’s best to have a list in-hand. That’s where this blog post comes in. This compilation of essential Dritz® and Omnigrid® supplies includes all of the products you need to start sewing. Each product category links back to our websites so you can complete your research with packaging visuals, and even item numbers if you’re that detailed! Here’s to a 2017 filled with sewing success!

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Sewing Tutorial: How to Use a Seam-Fix Seam Ripper

Unique ripper tip adds innovation to this must-have sewing tool.

Okay, I know there are tons of seam ripper aficionados out there, so you guys should find this sewing tutorial lots of fun. Ready? Welcome the newest Dritz® seam ripper to the family: it’s the seam-fix™ seam ripper! Just when you thought you couldn’t possibly love your ripper any more than you already do. Why? It’s got a unique rubbery tip on its cap that grips cut threads and whisks them away. Read on, friends, you will love this new sewing tool …

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Sewing Supplies: Dritz Sew 101

The tools you need to begin building your sewing stash.

If you’re a beginning sewist, one of the most daunting tasks if often simply just knowing how to get started. The sewing department can be overwhelming – so many products, and so many choices! Which sewing supplies do you really need in your beginning basket, and why? We’ll show you. 

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30 Days, 30 Notions: Seam Ripper

Celebrate National Sewing Month.

It’s me – your beloved seam ripper. We have a love-hate relationship, don’t we? You love what I do: rip out those stitches that you don’t want. But you hate the reason you have to use me: often times because you’ve made a goof. Regardless, I am one of your favorite, and most indispensable, sewing notions (I know this because you’ve told me so many times!).

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Sewing Tutorial: How to Use a Seam Ripper

Mistakes happen; this handy sewing tool lets you fix them.

If you make a mistake, change your sewing project, or simply want to deconstruct something, you need a seam ripper.  As a matter of fact, most sewists and quilters have several. Their primary function is to cut and remove unwanted stitches, but here we’ll share some product tips and information you might not be aware of.

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