Monthly Archives: October 2010

Free Stuff Friday: Halloween Edition!

Happy Free Stuff Friday! In honor of the spooky holiday weekend,  we’re giving away a copy of Me Make Monster! A Mish Mash of Monstercraft by Jenny Harada. This super cute book features step-by-step instructions to make 18 adorable little … Continue reading

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And the winner of Free Stuff Friday is…

Treva! Congratulations! She won the Project Runway Fashion Design Figure Drawing Set for her great answer on our blog. We asked: What sewing advice would you give to the next generation of sewists? Any words of wisdom? Lessons you’ve learned the … Continue reading

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Free Stuff Friday!

Do you know a budding designer? Or are you one yourself? In this installment of Free Stuff Friday, you could win a Project Runway Fashion Design Figure Drawing Set, courtesy of Fashion Angels and Simplicity. (MSRP: $30) The kit comes with … Continue reading

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8 New Must-Have Sewing Books

Yesterday I found out that Marie Osmond’s new sewing book, Marie Osmond’s Heartfelt Giving: Sew and Quilt for Family and Friends,  will be out Nov.9. From the sneek peak on Amazon, it looks like it includes some really cute ideas. … Continue reading

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Free Stuff Friday Winner!

We have a winner! Congratulations to Susan! Her response was randomly selected from the responses we received on our Free Stuff Friday blog. She won a copy of Quick and Easy Pillows & Cushions: 50 Step-By-Step Projects edited by Alison Wormleighton. … Continue reading

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Free Stuff Friday!

Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, New Year’s Eve… So many fun holidays are right around the corner! TELL US! What holiday or special occasion (birthday, wedding, anniversary, etc.) gets your sewing juices flowing? And what do you like to make? From … Continue reading

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Project Runway Final 4: Who’s Your Favorite?

This has been one of the most compelling and emotionally tumultuous seasons of Project Runway. In last night’s episode, we found out who would be awarded the chance to create collections for Fashion Week. Mayor Bloomberg announced that the challenge … Continue reading

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FREE STUFF FRIDAY: Twitter Edition!

Have you started following Sew News on Twitter yet? It’s a fun and easy way to get real-time updates on the latest and greatest sewing tips, tricks and resources. And today, it’s also a great way to win a fabulous … Continue reading

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Blog EXCLUSIVE! Free shipping!

Need something cozy to wear this winter? Have you checked out the “Top it Off” story on page 50 in the Nov/Dec ’10 issue of Creative Machine Embroidery?  Right now, get FREE SHIPPING when you order the Thunder Bay Jacket pattern from Great Copy … Continue reading

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Celebrating with Project Runway’s Mondo & Michael C. (Spoilers Ahead!)

Since the beginning of Project Runway Season 8, Mondo Guerra has been our favorite contestant here at Sew News, and not just because he is our very own Denver hometown hero! Here I am with him, having tons of fun … Continue reading

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