Oct 18 2017

B2G1 FREE!! Through the end of October, all Traditional patterns (not the printables) are on a buy two get ONE FREE sale.  Order two patterns at regular price at checkout and in the “How did you hear about us” box, tell us which additional pattern number you would […]

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Oct 13 2017

You’ve all waited so patiently for photos of the new studio space and here they are.  It took me a few weeks to decide what worked best, where to hang things and then to commit to putting nails in freshly painted walls.  You would probably still be waiting, […]

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Oct 2 2017

I’ve had several questions lately about the availability and price of pleaters.  So we did some research and here is what we found out.  During the past few years, when I was not paying attention because I had a good working pleater, they have become harder to find […]

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Sep 20 2017

We had been trying to arrange a trip back to The Sewing Room, but sadly we just couldn’t get our schedules worked out.  And so, off to the computer I went to fabric shop.  I ordered my fabric on Thursday during my lunch break on the back porch […]

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Aug 17 2017

We love Liberty of London fabric and The Sewing Room has a new shipment fresh off of the plane!  We are already planning another shopping trip there in the next few weeks and if our plans get delayed I’ll be doing my shopping online. Which is your favorite?  […]

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Aug 9 2017

A bit of illustrating has been going on the last few days.  Slowly but surely we are bringing our retired patterns back.  I love having the opportunity to update the pattern fronts which feels a lot more like play than work.  I was one of those kids who always […]

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Aug 7 2017

I love reading about how business got their start and Elegant Stitches is one of my favorites.  Born “out of necessity” because they couldn’t find what they were looking for.  You don’t need any other excuse! “Elegant Stitches was “born” in 1986 out of necessity – we couldn’t […]

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May 30 2017

So many memories are often tied up in our fabric scraps that it is often hard to part with them.  While dresses need to be passed on and photos are great, there is something special about touching the fabric itself.  Around age 6 little girls often have quite […]

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May 18 2017

Do you need a source for quality fabric and notions?  Do you need a shop that is not only a joy to visit, but has great service for online shopping?  Elegant Stitches is one of our favorites!  We have been doing business with them for the past 17 […]

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May 12 2017

Patterns #129, #140-S and #140-L are all on sale for a limited time.  All 3 patterns are great basic patterns that would be an asset to any pattern collection. Click here to go to the Sale page!  

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