Did you ever spend time searching for your scissors? Keep track of all your best snips and scissors with this Folded Fabric Scissor Holder Tutorial. This is also a GREAT gift idea for any friends or family that sews!
Couching is simply sewing a heavy thread in place with a finer thread. Its a retro technique, too, that was originally done by hand, but it works beautifully by machine as well. I use a zigzag stitch to secure the heavy thread in place.