2 Sewing Machine We have new sewing machines! They are made by Bernina in SwitzerlandThey are computer machines
3 Used to measure small areas Seam gaugeSeam gauges areSmall metal rulersUsed to measure small areas
4 Seam RipperA small sharp toolUsed to remove stitches
5 Seam RipperA small sharp toolUsed to remove stitches
6 Bobbin 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.
7 Straight PinsSharp pinsused to holdfabric while sewing
8 Often used to thread elastic or drawstring Safety PinsOften used to thread elastic or drawstring
9 Needles uses when sewing by hand Hand NeedlesNeedles uses when sewing by hand
10 Machine 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
11 IronsIrons are used in sewing to remove wrinkles, flatten seams, and crease hems.
12 Ironing BoardA padded surface where you press while sewing
13 Long plastic or fiberglass strip with marks for measuring Tape MeasureLong plastic or fiberglass strip with marks for measuringFabric, patterns, andPeople.
14 Yard StickWooden measuring stick.Usually a yard or a meter long
15 Marking PencilsSpecial pens or pencils that are used to mark fabric when sewing
16 Pincushions There are many kinds of pincushions Fabric: are little stuffed pillowMagnetic: contains a magnetWrist: fits on your wrist
17 Rotary CutterUsed to cut fabricLooks like pizza cutterFor fabric
18 Rotary Ruler and Mat The ruler is used with the rotary cutter To cut straight.The mat is a specialMat that protects the table.
19 10 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
20 Danger!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!
21 General cutting in the home ScissorsAll purposeGeneral cutting in the home
22 Cutting paper makes them dull! Sewing ScissorsUsed for sewing only!!!Cutting paper makes them dull!
23 Handles are different shapes ShearsLarger scissorsOver 6” longHandles are different shapes
24 Pinking ShearsPinking shears cutA special edgeVVVVVVVVVV
25 Embroidery Scissors Small sharp scissors for trimming threads And cutting in small places
26 Special scissors that help you cut the slit for the button hole Buttonhole ScissorsSpecial scissors that help you cut the slit for the button hole