Some repairs do require the attention of a professional, but don't be intimidated. If you're attentive and careful you can do quite a bit of sewing machine maintenance yourself. Originally published as "SEWING MACHINE SURGERY MADE SIMPLE" in the March/April 1983 issue of MOTHER EARTH NEWS.
If you have experience sewing thick fabric, you shouldn't have any trouble sewing rabbit fur.
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Our glass patio table shattered so we made something even better using cedar and converted this basic glass table into an awesome farmhouse style patio table!
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This inexpensive wooden rack allows you to store 160 cans in a previously unused section of your kitchen while making sure the oldest cans are in easy reach first.
This thermosiphon off-grid solar shower system is a great way to reduce energy consumption while watering your greenhouse.
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