I have noticed in the past few years that costume making is really giving some sewers a new reason to be creative. Since all the comic book movies there has been a reason to pull the sewing machine out and be creative with “wonder woman” or “spider man” or “Star Trek”. The list of costumes […]
If you have ever seen my sewing you know I love decorative stitching. I have made trims and borders and used decorative stitching on smocking and heirloom sewing. One of my favorite tools to use is the circular stitcher. I have included some pictures to show you what I mean. I keep a Pinterest account […]
I want to share a fun little wall quilt that makes a great holiday decoration. It is my “Cardinal Wall quilt”! Click on the link for a free pattern. Learn to applique by taking a class at Jenny’s Sewing Studio. I suggest you take a 3 hour session. If you need help with assembly of […]
I found that if I take a square of stabilized fabric to fit the machine hoop and embroider it in the middle, I can create a wonderful embroidered applique’ using Wonder Under. When I use the Wonder Under and trace the applique’ shape on the rough side of the fusible webbing using a permanent marker, […]
This post is to show off some of the creative decorative stitch projects I have collected from on-line ideas and my own pictures. I love decorative stitches and how they can create fabric and wonderful borders and trims. The Singer S 18 has 400 built in decorative stitches to try. Here is my slide […]
I am really excited to introduce my strip pieced quilted purse and wallet class at Hancock Fabrics. Using the walking foot I sewed 2 1/2″ to 3″ strips to a pre quilted fabric to make the project fast and easy to make. You can make the bag and wallet together in one session on Wednesday […]
Jenny’s Sewing Studio in Salisbury, MD has recently updated the sewing class schedule.Â You have to check out the “free demonstrations” available for you. If you would like to stop and see our free demonstrationsÂ at Hancock just send an email to email@example.com . One of the “free” demonstrations is Serger Heirloom sewing and sewing machine […]
Create your own heirloom masterpiece on your sewing machine. Jenny’s Sewing Studio in Salisbury, MD has created a blog article to show you some ideas using the twin needle, pin tuck foot, decorative stitches and the gathering foot.