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Stock up on supplies for Memorial Day Weekend!

Hey Everyone!  If you are going to be sewing over the long Memorial Day weekend be sure to check out the sale going on at Shop Sew it All Memorial Day sale.  Get $10 off of purchases of $50 or … Continue reading

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Spun: Adventures in Textiles – Erin’s Take

Our graphic designer Erin gives her spin on Spun: It’s heartening to walk through an exhibit like Denver Art Museum’s Spun: Adventures in Textiles. As a designer, I’ve long identified with the human desire for adornment – an inclination to … Continue reading

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The Cover Trifle, Free Recipe & a Chance to Win!

Have you been ogling the trifle on the cover of the June/July issue of Sew News? It’s super easy to make and will impress guests at your next get together. Trifles are essentially a bit of custard, a spot of … Continue reading

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Field Trip to the Denver Art Museum Exhibition: Spun

The Denver Art Museum presents Spun: Adventures in Textiles from May 19, 2013 – September 22, 2013. This exhibit is the largest the museum has ever held, in terms of items, floor space and curators involved.With 10 different sections, this exhibit … Continue reading

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Free Stuff Friday Winner!

For Free Stuff Friday Giveaway  Kathy U. was randomly chosen as this week’s winner! Kathy U had a little efficiency but made room for her sewing machine after she “cleaned and cleaned”.  I’m sure these new books will brighten up … Continue reading

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Quick & Easy Infinity Scarf Sewing Tutorial

Tomorrow I’m headed to Schaumburgh, IL for the Original Sewing & Quilt Expo, where I’ll be stitching up a storm with everyone in the Make-It Center! One of the projects we’ll be making is this very fun and very simple … Continue reading

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Sew News Sneak Peek!

This week we’ve been busy researching a story for our upcoming June/July ’13 issue. We’re writing a 16 page expose on extreme sewists. Here’s an excerpt from this thrilling article: “You wouldn’t believe how many needles I break,” Shauna explained, … Continue reading

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National Serger Month

It’s the first ever National Serger Month! It’s about time we have an entire month dedicated to serging. So many people don’t know what to do with a serger–aside from finishing seams. I’m constantly asked “Why do I need such … Continue reading

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Free Stuff Friday Winner!

For Free Stuff Friday Giveaway Jean B. was randomly chosen as this weeks winner! Jean found alterations to be a tough area as many of us do. Jean said… “it all depends on what I’m making. I’ve had problems with … Continue reading

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Free Stuff Friday Winner!

Hello on this windy Monday!  We have a winner for Free Stuff Friday.  On Friday we asked, “What was your favorite coming of age/teen movie?” Sew News readers are definitely into the 80′s.  Most of the comments were for movies … Continue reading

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