Men prove quilting is sew not just for grannies
Tulsa World Tue, 06 Oct 2009
The best quilts aren't for putting on beds, at least at Joe Galusha's house.
Make Your Baby's Room Sew Special
Sewing infant bedding is an easy way to put your special touch on a baby's nursery.
Designing lives: Lorraine Parish turns teacher
The Martha's Vineyard Times
In a twist on the old adage about a stitch in time, Vineyard Haven fashion designer Lorraine Parish launched an innovative design and sewing class last fall at just the right time for a varied group of
Sewing up the right fit to speed up design
AsiaOne Thu, 08 Oct 2009
THE Local Enterprise and Association Development (Lead) programme's grant has helped the Textile and Fashion Federation (Taff) offer better training programmes to help members stay competitive in a cut-throat industry.
R Kelly Tour Enjoys Dramatic Moulin Rouge, Custom Designed Concert Draperies From Drapery Providers Rent What? Inc and ...
PRWeb via Yahoo! News
R Kelly will perform in front of a dramatic re-creation of the original Moulin Rouge stage drape. This elaborately detailed drape is just one of the many unique stage drapery pieces available thru concert drapery rental provider Rent What? Inc. This unusual drapery element was painstakingly reproduced by Sew What? Inc, a leading theatrical drapery manufacturer in the
Arts and AntiquesBack to the 1970s: Halloween costume trends for 2009
Getting ready for Halloween? Are you and your children busily choosing easy-to-sew patterns for this year's costumes? My mother was much more skilled at cleaning and cooking than she was at sewing. So, I recall many a Halloween night when my costume of choice (my only choice, really) was to be a ghost for Halloween.
Sewing rivals needle on Web sites: Plymouth embroidery firm sues
As the lawsuit alleges, theirs is a cutthroat business where the stakes can be high and the ethics can be low. Companies filch designs from others, defame competitors and pepper the courts with claims and counterclaims.
Quilting popular at Fryeburg Fair
The Ottawa Times Thu, 08 Oct 2009 20:21
PONTIAC â The Livingston County Home and Community Education Association will offer a sewing class from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 29, at the Livingston County Extension office, 1412 S. Locust St. The class will be for adults
Girl Scouts sew hope for Honduran children
Bellevue Leader Sat, 10 Oct 2009
When Becky Bagwell returned home from a mission trip to Honduras in July, she knew what she wanted to do for a Girl Scout project.
Monday, October 12, 2009
Amador Ledger Dispatch Sun, 11 Oct 2009
Support Our Soldiers, S.O.S., will meet Wednesday, Oct. 14 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. to make cool ties and helmet coolers for the soldiers at war. The community's help is needed in the assembly of these items. The workshop is sponsored by American Sewing Guild. Materials are supplied by the guild.
'Sewing spool' furniture is considered folk art
The Wichita Eagle
Recycling isn't a new idea. Our ancestors reused bits of cloth for quilts, made clothing out of flour bags, and used old cigar boxes to make chip-carved picture frames and boxes. Their rule was "waste not, want not," so it's not surprising that the bare wooden spools left after thread was used seemed too practical to ignore.
Until next time,
Enjoy your moments ~ make them "sew" much fun,