Reuse plastic bags for smooth sewing. bulky or loose-weave fabrics, faux fur, or Velcro) doesn't glide smoothly over the machine plate or gets stuck in the machine foot as I'm sewing, I use a plastic grocery or other store bag to help.
8 Easy Sewing Hacks Every Crafty Person Should Know
a way to use large spool of thread on a standard machine. set the spool in a heavy cup and bring the thread around the spool pin so it makes a 90 degree turn to the thread guide. Set the cup directly under the spool pin.
How to make a fabric bowl using clothesline, fabric scraps and a sewing machine. One pinner said .This is exactly why I save every scrap. I just didn't realize I would actually find a use for them- until now.