Sewing Guides

How to Guide No. 7 – Essential Equipment & Cutting Out


Hints and tips on essential sewing equipment and cutting techniques




  • Essential Cutting Equipment – choosing scissors and shears
  • Other useful scissors – pinking, paper and unpicking
  • A word about pins – choosing and using
  • Measuring Equipment – rulers, tapes, sticks and right-angles
  • Pressing Equipment – must haves for beginners
  • The Pressing Wish List – next stage equipment
  • Cutting Technique – developing a skill and the ‘knack’ of accuracy
  • Extra Tips – what to check before you move on


This guide has 22 pages and a pdf file size of 11MB

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