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Casting Call Contestant Profile: Beth Chandler

Beth Chandler Congratulations, Beth, on being chosen to audition at our Casting Call for a chance to be chosen as a guest for Sew it All TV! We can’t wait to see your project! Learn more about Beth below: Sew … Continue reading

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Sew it All TV 13 Days of Giveaways – Day 1

To celebrate Season 5 airing on PBS beginning March 2nd, we’re giving away prizes from past guests for 13 days! Stay tuned on the blog for giveaways every day, and every giveaway you enter, you’ll also be entered to win … Continue reading

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Casting Call Contestant Profile: Stephanie Chan

Stephanie Chan We’re counting down the days until The Casting Call at Puyallup on March 3rd! While we’re getting everything organized, we’re also learning a little bit more about our 5 lovely contestants. Get to know a bit about contestant … Continue reading

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Sew it All TV: Behind the Scenes

Or…behind the seams, if you will. While organizing photos from the new season (YAY Season 5 goes live March 2nd!!) for our website, sewitalltv.com (where you can find instructions for all episodes) I came across some lovely gems I thought … Continue reading

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Casting Call Contestant Profile: Rhonda Buss

Rhonda Buss We’re getting super excited for the Casting Call on March 3rd! We’re getting everything packed up and ready, and we’re getting to know our contestants. You may recognize Rhonda from her guest post on our blog, the 8-gore … Continue reading

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Casting Call Contestant Profile: Caroline Hulse

Caroline Hulse Congratulations Caroline Hulse, on being selected as one of our final contestants in the Sew it All TV Casting Call! Before we meet Caroline in Puyallup in March, we’re getting to know her and her super cute blog, … Continue reading

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Sew it All TV Casting Call Finalists!

Thank you to all of our entrants! We have chosen the Top 5! Drumroll please… Congratulations to our Casting Call finalists: Rhonda Buss: rhondabuss.blogspot.com Stephanie Chan: sillypearl.com Beth Chandler: elizabethchandlerdesigns.com Elizabeth Evans & Liz Evans: simplesimonandco.com Caroline Hulse: sewcaroline.com Whether or not you’re chosen as … Continue reading

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12 Days of Christmas Giveaways: Day 10 win stackable storage bottles!

Happy Wednesday and welcome to another day of Giveaways! Yesterday we asked about your favorite sewing tool. Congratulations to Marthie, who said: “My walking foot and 1/4″ presser foot – unthinkable without.” Please email sewnews@sewnews.com with your mailing address to receive … Continue reading

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12 Days of Christmas Giveaways Day 6!

Happy Thursday and welcome to another day of giveaways! Yesterday, our generous Editor Ashley gave you two chances to win: a Christmas travel mug and 1000 Great Cross-Stitch Designs by Maria Kelly. Yesterday we asked: What’s your favorite thing about the Holidays? Congratulations to our … Continue reading

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12 Days of Christmas Giveaways – Day 2!

Happy Friday everyone! I hope you’re all getting into the Christmas spirit. To celebrate the holidays at our office, we’ve been paired up for Secret Santas and have been surprising our coworkers with fun little gifts each day! I hope … Continue reading

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World Tea Cozy Making Competition Winners!

You may remember from the Apr/May ’12 issue of Sew News that Miles, Queensland, Australia, is the Tea Cozy capital of the world. This year, a World Tea Cozy Making Competition was held. The competition judges the best tea cozies … Continue reading

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Ticket to Paradise Sewing Contest by IPCA!

Game on! Check out this fun sewing competition hosted by the Independent Pattern Company Alliance! It’s easy to enter and you could win some fantastic prizes! Good luck! A fashion sewing competition produced by IPCA, themed “Ticket to Paradise” launched … Continue reading

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Sew it All TV 13 Days of Giveaways–Grand Prize!

Thanks for sticking with me, readers, all the way to the end! Did anybody catch the first episode of season 4 on Saturday? If your PBS station doesn’t carry it, and they’re not responding to your requests for it, either purchase … Continue reading

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Sew it All TV 13 Days of Giveaways

Hello and welcome back! Thank you all for participating in our giveaway! Stay tuned, the Grand Prize giveaway winner will be announced tomorrow. If you’ve commented on ANY of these 13 Days of Giveaways, you’re entered to win it: Season … Continue reading

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Sew it All TV 13 Days of Giveaways-Day 13!

Happy Friday!! It’s the Friday before a long weekend, which makes it even happier! Today is also our LAST Day of 13 Days of Giveaways! How sad. I’ve had so much fun giving you things! (Grand Prize winner announcement has … Continue reading

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Sew it All TV 13 Days of Giveaways-Day 12!

Hello again! It’s Thursday, which means it’s Day 12 of our 13 giveaways! But first, who won yesterday’s giveaway? Our Day 11 prize was the book Deploy That Fabric by Jen Eskridge. Jen Eskridge shows you how to recycle decomissioned uniforms and … Continue reading

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Sew it All TV 13 Days of Giveaways–Day 11!

Happy Wednesday! We’re halfway to a long weekend! Do you have any Labor Day plans? Barbecue in the park? Picnic by the lake? Well, before you go, make sure you hang around to enter these last three days of our Sew … Continue reading

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