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  • Sewing by Night or Day
    Green living challenge: Create your own curtains
    Autumn creeps its way forward, and with it come cooler days and chillier nights. The air begins to nip, and eventually, frost graces the still and silent landscape. Winter is never far away.Chills in the airBare windows are wonderful for drawing...
  • Free Disney's Frozen costume sewing patterns
    Free Olaf, Elsa and Kristoff, Frozen inspired Halloween costume sewing patterns
    Disney’s Frozen is this year’s hottest Halloween costumes from Olaf to Elsa and Anna’s dress and cape from the popular film. We can’t get enough of these fearless sisters and you can easily sew your own costume to bring...
  • SFFW
    San Francisco Fashion Week September 22 - 28, 2014
    San Francisco Fashion Merchants and Alliance, Inc (SFFAMA) is pleased to announce the schedule for San Francisco Fashion Week 2014™ entitled ‘From Street to Runway.' Fast becoming known as the SXSW of fashion weeks, this season...
  • Easy to make no-sew scarf
    Learn how to make an easy no-sew ruffle scarf and other easy scarves to create
    Learn how to make an easy scarf by using ruffled fabric and a pair of scissors. This project and many other no-sew scarves are great easy to make gifts for friends and family. Best of all you can easily choose fabric in different colors and styles...
  • Curtain
    Simple green window curtains - No sewing required
    Looking for green window covering solutions? Tired of bringing drapes home from the cleaners that smell like nasty chemicals? Anyone who can glue, tape, or sew a straight line (by hand or machine) can make simple, machine washable window curtains....
  • Free tutorial printable guide on how to sew lingerie
    Free 3 Printable Lingerie Sewing Tutorials PDF guide
    A free PDF guide featuring 3 Printable Lingerie Sewing Tutorials is available to download and learn tips and tricks on sewing and creating lingerie at home. The beginner and experience sewer will be able to learn basic skills and the required...
  • September is National Sewing Month
    Celebrate National Sewing Month with great deals and free sewing projects!
    Celebrate National Sewing Month in September with great sewing projects, quilting, embroidery and more to do during the month and all year long! National sewing month is a great time to take advantage of some great sewing and fabric deals along...
  • American Sewing Expo
    American Sewing Expo 2014
    The Metro Detroit area is home to the largest independent sewing expo in the United States. What a great way to celebrate National Sewing Month. The 2014 American Sewing Expo takes place this year on September 26 - 28, 2014 at the Suburban...
  • THE Dream Machine by Brother International
    Brother launches nine new Sewing Machines
    One of the largest product launches fromBrotherInternationalis happening this fall, with the introduction of nine new dealer machines, optional accessories for new and existing products and advanced software. Senior Vice President of Brother...
  • Sewing Machine
    Why sew?
    Years ago, learning to sew was part of the school curriculum. Girls took sewing and cooking and boys took shop. It never occurred to anyone to switch up and surely today there are many women who wish they had taken shop and learned to use tools...
  • Costume college
    Costume College this weekend!
    Those of you who costume with an historical bent, this weekend is for you. Since 2001, The Costumer's Guild West, has hosted their annual Costume College, or "CoCo", for those in the know. West coast costuming aficionados tend toward...
  • Learn how to make a no-sew throw or blanket
    How to make a no-sew blanket and pillow
    A no-sew blanket or pillow is an easy project to make. All you need is a few yards of some soft fleece fabric in one or more colors, a rotary cutter, a cutting mat and a ruler to get started. Some sewing thread might be necessary for some of the...
  • Upcycle, Recycle
    Upcycle, Recycle Your Old Clothes!
    Many of you have a closet full of clothes that are too something: small, out of date, big, ugly, short, long, etc. So what can you do with them? Change them into something new and get a whole new wardrobe! Raid your dad's or husband's...
  • Outdoor summer tote bag using chevron fabrics
    How to make a summer chevron tote bag
    Chevron patterns and fabrics are solid prints that have a wavy stripe of another color on them. These fabrics make great summer projects for outdoor items such as furniture, tote and beach bags.The chevron tote bag makes a great added accessory to...
  • Charles James: Beyond Fashion
    Beyond Fashion and Centennial Quilts
    - You should head over to The Met before August 10th for some sewing awe-inspiring moments!The Charles James: Beyond Fashion exhibition is a haute couture dream. It examines his career and love of all things pouf. His attention to details and...