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Original Sewing & Quilt Expo Information – Don’t Miss Out!

One month from today we’ll be on our way back from the Original Sew and Quilt Expo in Schaumburg, Illinois. We’ve still got a lot to do, but we’ve been making plans and thinking up some fun surprises for people … Continue reading

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Sew it All 11: Vintage Vibe Skirt Sewing Pattern

Have you picked your favorites from Sew It All, Volume 11? I have a few that I’ll definitely be making for fall, including this Vintage Vibe Skirt by Jenny Gordy of Wiksten (<<she is so great!). It’s such a great … Continue reading

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Happy National Sewing Month! Why Do You Love To Sew?

Happy National Sewing Month! Did you know that this is a month set aside by Ronald Regan back in the 80′s to recognize the importance of the home sewer in America? We love this time of year for obvious reasons. … Continue reading

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Getting Ready for the Sewing Expo: Sewing Swap

I’m getting excited for our trip to the Original Sew & Quilt Expo in Schaumburg, Illinois! While there’s still quite a while until the Expo itself, the Sew News team is busy prepping for all the exciting events we’ll be … Continue reading

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Tank Week: Ella Top by Liola Patterns

My love for the Ella Top by Liola Patterns is, at this point, well documented. That’s what happens when you make a pattern 5 times. This tank pattern was probably my first tried-and-true basics pattern. It’s perfect in so many … Continue reading

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Tank Week: Adventure Tank by Fancy Tiger Crafts

Did you take part in Me Made May this year? I did and one of my personal challenges was to pair my me-mades. I think I’ve finally realized that I prefer mixing knits and wovens together – so knit top … Continue reading

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Tank Week: Willow Tank by Grainline Studio

Kate’s Take on the Willow When I saw the Willow tank, I was really excited. It looked like a great, comfortable, standard tank that would work in woven or knit. I ran right out and bought three different fabrics to … Continue reading

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