Jul 12, 2010

Sewing Over The Wire - 7/12/2010

This is a weekly series where I share sewing news I receive with you.

Enjoy your reading.
 
ABOUT PEOPLE
Giddy that sewing projects are finally getting done
Yakima Herald-Republic Thu, 08 Jul 2010
Finally I can stop kicking myself for buying all that Brambly Hedge fabric on eBay years ago! Maybe you're not familiar with Brambly Hedge.

The Port Lavaca Wave Sat, 10 Jul 2010
Avery Clark, five, of Port Lavaca, sews for the first time on her big sisterâs Barbie sewing machine, while her grandmother, Reynalda Schroeder, assists. The pair attended the Calhoun County Quilt Guild monthly meeting on Wednesday to participate in the âGranny and Meâ program.

Sewn with Care | By Pam Mellskog © 2010 Longmont Times-Call
The Longmont Times-Call Sun, 11 Jul 2010
LONGMONT â Pat Dudley prefers to make her memory bears out of anything but fur coats or silk for the way these materials test her sewing skills and her patience. But when a young father fond of Hawaiian shirts died at Longmont United Hospital, she later learned how much his children appreciated the extra effort.


SEW Creative Sewers of Tel Hai
Daily Local News Mon, 12 Jul 2010
SEW Creative Sewers of Tel Hai retirement community in Honey Brook have kept themselves busy with many projects including several projects benefiting others. In their sewing meetings on Monday mornings they have sewn pillowcases for pediatric cancer patients and Paoli Hospital's breast cancer support group, and created child-sized hand-tied quilts for the youngsters under the protection of the ...


EVENTS
No Barbies here
The New Ulm Journal Wed, 07 Jul 2010
Staff photo by Steve Muscatello Participants in the doll clothes making class at the Wanda Gag House sew and cut fabric Wednesday. The class is based on the Wanda Gag book "Sue Sew and Sew" and is one of five summer programs at the Gag home.


BUSINESS
A café for the Paris sewing crowd
GlobalPost Thu, 08 Jul 2010
Owners of Sweat Shop aim to make stitching, knitting and crocheting cool again. read more


GIVING BACK
Get STITCHING FOR PINK: SVP Worldwide Invites Sewers to Start Stitching to Help Fight Breast Cancer
Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance Wed, 07 Jul 2010
LAVERGNE, Tenn.----SVP Worldwide, one of the worldâs largest sewing machine companies and source of the SINGER®, HUSQVARNA VIKING® and PFAFF® sewing machines collections, invites sewers and embroiderers across the country and around the world to use their skills to help raise awareness and raise funds for the National Breast Cancer Foundation through STITCHING FOR PINK.


Project cover-up: Volunteers make diapers for Haitian babies
Standard-Examiner Wed, 07 Jul 2010
LAYTON -- A local physician's trip to Haiti inspired dozens of health care students and employees to pull out their sewing machines. read more


Belmond Independent Thu, 08 Jul 2010
A Charity Sew Day will be held Wednesday, July 14 at the Jenison-Meachem Art Museum north of Belmond. Sewing will begin at 9 a.m. and continue until 4 p.m. A noon luncheon will be served.




Until next time, Enjoy your moments ~ make them "sew" much fun, Cindy