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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.

On Cheater Sewing and a Specialty Embroidery Technique

October 30, 2015

Embroidery Ideas, Embroidery Software, Personal Projects, Product Knowledge, Sewing Tips, Stitching Clothes, What Inspires

One of the questions I get a lot is “so, do you make everything you wear?” And I always reply “I wish!” Unfortunately, I don’t have a lot of time…

8 Tips for Sewing Stripes

September 25, 2015

Product Knowledge, Sewing Tips, Stitching Clothes, What Inspires

This week I was shopping in the thrift store and came across a gorgeous pink striped angora sweater which was hung in the wrong section. It was way too big…

Cross Crafting Part 2… Sewing into Knitting/Crocheting

July 24, 2015

Embroidery Ideas, Personal Projects, Product Knowledge, Sewing Tips, Stitching Clothes, What Inspires

A few weeks ago I wrote about combining sewing and scrapbooking and I dubbed it Cross Crafting - my own term that has nothing to do with making crosses. It’s…

Christmas in July?!

July 17, 2015

Quilting, Stitching Clothes, What Inspires

Only 160 days till Christmas! Yup, I just said that. Are you one of those incredibly organized people who start planning gifts and decor this far ahead? If so (or…

Why do I need a serger?

June 05, 2015

Product Knowledge, Quilting, Sewing Tips, Stitching Clothes, What Inspires

Not everybody does, you know… need a serger, that is. We have some good reasons for and against, depending on the type of sewing you do.

Projects using Knit Fabrics

May 08, 2015

Sewing Tips, Stitching Clothes, What Inspires

In conjunction with our How to Sew with Knits post, here is a listing of sites to visit for inspirational projects using knit fabric.

Spring Clean Your Scraps Up!

March 27, 2015

Charity Work, Quilting, Sewing Tips, Stitching Clothes, What Inspires

No matter what kind of sewing you do, if you are like us, you are bound to have fabric. Fabric in beautiful lengths ready to be turned into something stunning.…

Oh you, with the generous heart…

March 13, 2015

Charity Work, Quilting, Stitching Clothes, What Inspires

Yup, that’s you. We are so privileged to work in an industry that has giving back and sharing talent as part of it’s core. Time and again we are amazed…

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!