Friday April 18th 2014

Tagged: sewing

DIY STITCHING AND SEWING: PART TWO OF TWO

DIY STITCHING AND SEWING: PART TWO OF TWO
April 16, 2014

A quilt is something I consider an heirloom piece – you cherish it and eventually hand it down to the next generation. Quilts are also (in my world anyway) bright and beautiful and can light up not just a room, but those gray days we experience in Maine in January and February.

DIY Stitching and Sewing: Part One of Two

DIY Stitching and Sewing: Part One of Two
April 15, 2014

A few years ago, after moving to Maine, I started thinking about quilts and stitching. It must have been the do it yourself attitude my new friends and neighbors embraced.

Attention aspiring designers! Meet and greet with Boston-based Cravatta Manufacturers at Find

Attention aspiring designers! Meet and greet with Boston-based Cravatta Manufacturers at Find
July 19, 2013

Cravatta Manufacturers, a full-service cut and sew garment manufacturer has opened a factory in Boston. They are hosting a meet and greet at Find next Monday, July 22, to talk about the services they offer to emerging designers.

Have a budding fashion designer in your midst? Sign them up for Summer Fashion Camp!

Have a budding fashion designer in your midst? Sign them up for Summer Fashion Camp!
April 30, 2013

Why didn’t something like this exist when I was a kid? I coulda been somebody! Atelier Stitch is offering a five-week summer camp for aspiring fashionistas. They’ll learn how to use patterns and sew their own garments. Sound like something your son or daughter would love? More details right this way.

A cool fashion diy project by erin from just plain lovely blog

A cool fashion diy project by erin from just plain lovely blog
December 20, 2012

I know I like to pretend that I’m crafty, but luckily I have friends that actually are. Erin from Just Plain Lovely blog is showing us an easy sewing tutorial today. This project is simple and fun and can be done either as a full t-shirt refashion or as a simple embellishment to an old favorite. Check it out!

On my winter bucket list: learn how to sew

On my winter bucket list: learn how to sew
November 28, 2012

For me, a winter bucket list is imperative. It’s good to set some goals for myself so I don’t just end up holed up at home rewatching Downton Abbey. But this winter, a change is coming. I’m going to learn how to sew my own clothes (fingers crossed) at Z Fabrics. Want to join me?