2Sewing Machine We have new sewing machines! They are made by Bernina in SwitzerlandThey are computer machines
3Used to measure small areas Seam gaugeSeam gauges areSmall metal rulersUsed to measure small areas
4Seam RipperA small sharp toolUsed to remove stitches
5Seam RipperA small sharp toolUsed to remove stitches
6Bobbin Bobbins are small spools of thread That are used in the bottom part of the machineThese cost $50- don’t lose them orYou have to pay for it.
7Straight PinsSharp pinsused to holdfabric while sewing
8Often used to thread elastic or drawstring Safety PinsOften used to thread elastic or drawstring
9Needles uses when sewing by hand Hand NeedlesNeedles uses when sewing by hand
10Machine Needles Needles used in sewing machines. Each brand of Sewing machine requires a certain needle.Make sure you have the right needle for your machine
11IronsIrons are used in sewing to remove wrinkles, flatten seams, and crease hems.
12Ironing BoardA padded surface where you press while sewing
13Long plastic or fiberglass strip with marks for measuring Tape MeasureLong plastic or fiberglass strip with marks for measuringFabric, patterns, andPeople.
14Yard StickWooden measuring stick.Usually a yard or a meter long
15Marking PencilsSpecial pens or pencils that are used to mark fabric when sewing
16Pincushions There are many kinds of pincushions Fabric: are little stuffed pillowMagnetic: contains a magnetWrist: fits on your wrist
17Rotary CutterUsed to cut fabricLooks like pizza cutterFor fabric
18Rotary Ruler and Mat The ruler is used with the rotary cutter To cut straight.The mat is a specialMat that protects the table.
1910 Rules for Using the Rotary Cutter Safely! Measure carefully before cuttingPay attention!Never goof off by the rotary cutterKeep fingers out of the way!Never cut through pinsDon’t cut things you shouldn’tAlways use a matReplace blade cover when finishedPut the rotary cutter away when finishedClean up area
20Danger!If you cannot use the rotary cutter safely, you will not be able to use it any moreYou can be seriously hurt by the blade of the rotary cutter!The blade is a razor blade and very sharp!
21General cutting in the home ScissorsAll purposeGeneral cutting in the home
22Cutting paper makes them dull! Sewing ScissorsUsed for sewing only!!!Cutting paper makes them dull!
23Handles are different shapes ShearsLarger scissorsOver 6” longHandles are different shapes
24Pinking ShearsPinking shears cutA special edgeVVVVVVVVVV
25Embroidery Scissors Small sharp scissors for trimming threads And cutting in small places
26Special scissors that help you cut the slit for the button hole Buttonhole ScissorsSpecial scissors that help you cut the slit for the button hole