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One Thimble is a digital sewing magazine (e-zine) made by sewing enthusiasts for sewing enthusiasts! If you enjoy sewing for boys, girls, your home or yourself then One Thimble’s the online magazine for you.

Released quarterly each issue of One Thimble includes PDF sewing patterns for projects that you can make and sell, as well as general sewing articles, tutorials on sewing techniques and tips for those running a handmade business.

Between issues you can join the fun in our facebook group sharing your sewing and getting the advice and encouragement you need to help your sewing soar!

One Thimble’s passion is inspiring confidence in enthusiastic home sewists—whether you’re sewing purely for fun or to make some money. When you have confidence in your skills and ideas, you bring your own style and twist to every pattern you sew.

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Do you REALLY need to niche market?

Confession: I’ve been a vocal believer that the way to that handmade nirvana, of endless sales and stress free production is niche marketing.  After all it worked for me with Ainslee Fox Handmade!…

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Dear Ripper I need hemming help!

A few weeks ago we introduced One Thimble’s Agony Aunt – Seam Ripper.  On the weekend she got in touch and let me know she had a question she wanted…

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How to sew Blind Hems

Here’s a quick “how to” for sewing Blind Hems.  You often see this hem on pants or fancy dresses.  It’s a terrific little technique for sewing a hem so that…

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  • Amy – Momma Quail Patterns
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