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Whether you are brand new to sewing or have a question about a certain technique, you can find all of the tutorials related to the basics of sewing right here!

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Here you will find all of the sewing tutorials and projects that have been posted on Sweet Tea Proper.

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While the focus of Sweet Tea Proper has shifted to all things sewing, here you can find all of your old favorites in one easy-to-find spot!

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How to Tea Stain Paper to Look Old

October 1, 2018

Happy Monday Y’all! We hope you had a fun and safe fourth of July and are well rested for the week ahead. The heat is reaching those high summer temperatures now making indoor projects my new favorite kind. It did ease up a little bit one day this weekend which allowed me to finish up…

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10 Ways to Tie a Chair Sash

June 20, 2018

A Traditional Bow Plus 9 Alternative Ways to Tie a Chair Sash When planning a wedding, shower, or another event, there are many decisions to be made in regards to the tables and chairs. Since these items generally take up the bulk of the room, it’s important that the selections made are going to give…

Improve Your Sewing

December 1, 2015

Beyond the Basics: 9 Tools That Will Improve Your Sewing Welcome back! I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving and survived the official start of the Christmas shopping frenzy. Last week we gave you our list of the most useful items to have in your basic sewing toolbox. This list is a great starting point…

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Hey y'all! I'm Nicole, wife, mother, animal lover, and sewing enthusiast. Let's get to know each other!

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