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Welcome to the Stitching Sewciety!

January 23, 2016

New and Noteworthy, Store Events, What Inspires

The Stitching Sewciety is our way of saying THANKS for being a part of the Sew Etc family. There are lots of perks for everyone, with some special bonuses when…

Adventures in Fabric

November 26, 2015

New and Noteworthy, Product Knowledge, Stitching Clothes, What Inspires

There are signs hanging by our fashion fabric now. “Carefully Curated” they say. This blog fills out that story.

Husqvarna Viking Convention 2015 - Day 4

October 23, 2015

Conventions & Road Trips, Embroidery Ideas, New and Noteworthy, Personal Projects, Store Events, What Inspires

I finally have my computer back! It died while I was trying to process some videos the day after convention… So this is a bit of a throwback post. I…

Top 6 favourite things about the New Embroidery Software!!!!

September 10, 2015

Embroidery Software, New and Noteworthy, Product Knowledge, What Inspires

Yesterday we got to take in a demonstration of the new Premier+ embroidery software via the internet. In the last few months, we were told it was like Christmas every…

All the Big News

June 11, 2015

New and Noteworthy, Store Events, What Inspires

We teased you in last week’s newsletter that there was a lot to be announced at the Just Sew You Know party happening on Mon June 8th. If you weren’t…

The Holy Grail of Sewing… the accurate seam

January 30, 2015

New and Noteworthy, Product Knowledge, Sewing Tips

Accuracy. Precision. Perfection. The pressure! The consistently straight line can be hard to achieve, and in sewing it is often critically important. How do you relieve the stress, the pressure,…

How to Sew with Knits

January 23, 2015

New and Noteworthy, Sewing Tips, Stitching Clothes

It has come to our attention that many people think knits are one of the most difficult fabrics to work with, and so they steer away from them. Please, don’t…

Big news for 2015!

January 09, 2015

New and Noteworthy, Stitching Clothes

We are so excited for 2015… this is the year we REALLY get into fashion sewing!

Organizing your Bobbin Thread

January 05, 2015

New and Noteworthy, Product Knowledge, Sewing Tips

There are all sorts of storage solutions for organizing your bobbins, but have you thought about organizing your THREAD by colour coding them with your actual bobbins?

At the right price, all the time

April 26, 2014

New and Noteworthy

So our philosophy has always been to give you the best price we can while still providing for our family. No deep discounts, just take care of the customer properly,…

Medical Mission Bags - How To and Why

May 03, 2013

Charity Work, New and Noteworthy, Personal Projects, What Inspires

We are constantly amazed at the generosity in time and materials of our customers, and this project is no exception. We introduced the need for small draw string bags to…

Long Arm Rental Program is Going Strong

February 20, 2013

New and Noteworthy, Quilting, What Inspires

The long arm quilt frame rental program is going strong at Sewing Machines Etcetera.

The new Platinum 3000 and Quilt Sew Clever II Robot are a pleasure to use with…