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Observer & Eccentric
Free sewing classes start Saturday
The New Beginnings United Methodist Church, at 16175 Delaware, will be hosting free classes from noon to 2 p.m. Saturdays, Aug. 2 through Aug. 30. Registration ends July 31. To register or ask questions about this program, call 313-350-3534.
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At a recent meeting of my writing class, one of my classmates had brought an elaborate sewing project with her.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
The Times of India
532-year-old woman recipient of Chhattisgarh CM's free sewing machine
Believe it or not, many centenarian women aged 100, 200 and even 500 years are sewing and riding bicycles in Chhattisgarh.
Salt Lake Tribune
South Carolina woman makes clothes from castoffs
COLUMBIA, S.C. a For Jillian Owens, some of her passion for fashion was motivated by a desire for new garments without the creation of more waste.
Christine Haynes Pattern and Book Giveaway
INSIDE THE GUIDEBOOK Do you have questions about tools, patterns, construction, or sewing in general? If so, Christine Haynes' book, The Complete Photo Guide to Clothing Construction , has the answers.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Cleveland Daily Banner
Shoebox Sisters bring joy year round
A group of women at Candies Creek Church have solved the age old question of how to make the Christmas spirit last beyond one month through Samaritan's Purse: Operation Christmas Child.
Quilts hang as art in Brigham City
These are not your grandmother's quilts. Some 30 quilts from 11 states and three countries currently hang on display in the in the museum at 24 N. 300 West.
Home Reorganizing: Not as fun as crafting, but essential to achieving creative potential
Pegboard in great for organizing creative spaces. Hanging art and craft tools on the wall adds a decorative element and eliminates clutter on the floor and atop work surfaces.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Sew Fun Studios Franchise Opportunity
The Sew Fun Studios model introduces the art of sewing to adults and children from age 6 by utilizing basic and advanced sewing techniques.
KLRN-TV San Antonio
Successful sewing is all about learning the basics and then using those ideas to create garments that fit your personal style.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
ANTIC's production of nonmusical 'Les Miserables' leads to new challenges for RPC staffer
One thing I love about the arts -- both covering the arts and participating -- is that each time, there's a new opportunity for learning.
Sewing with Nancy
SEWING WITH NANCY, TV's longest- running sewing program, continues the tradition of bringing the best in contemporary sewing, quilting and home decorating ideas to public television viewers.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
New Carlisle News
Stitches United Knits Comfort Into Community
In just under ten years, a group of approximately two dozen women has created thousands of knitted and crocheted items for community members residing in shelters or for those who require hospitalization or medical services.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Making Clothes from Castoffs
For Jillian Owens, some of her passion for fashion was motivated by a desire for new garments without the creation of more waste.
Name of Business: There is not a business name. I teach from an in-home studio Address: 2612 Ashton Rd. Phone: 216 371 3333 Web address: firstname.lastname@example.org Owners: Barbara Seidel Type of business: Sewing classes primarily for children Number of employees: 0 Years in business: 20 Tell us what your business does: I teach students how to safely use a ... (more)
U.S. Department of Defense
Face of Defense: Airman Sews to Keep Aircrews Safe
The "chuka chuka chukka" sounds from a needle punching through fabric cease momentarily.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
NiteKites soar at Hampton Beach
All it took was a sewing needle, lights and a kite. Five years later, Jim Ruscoe and Dawn Lord have sold more than 2,000 of their NiteKites, an award winning illuminated kite that is durable, affordable and now for sale in the couple's new Hampton Beach kite shop, Nocturnal Sports.
Swanky retailers open in Miami's Wynwood after drastic rehab
The results of a half-million-dollar rehabilitation of 2300 N.W. Second Ave. The building used to be a the site of a sewing company, but is now home to high-end retailers.
March + Held Co. Shirts: A study on crafting a truly American...
For all the ink that's been spilled over the Made In America movement, the reality is still a little grim.
Georgia Sales Tax-Free Weekend 2014 Coming Soon
Georgia's sales tax holiday is less than two weeks away -- from one minute after midnight Aug. 1 through midnight Aug. 2. Are you ready to hit the stores with the kids? For those not in the know, the tax-free weekend means no sales tax on all the essential clothing and footwear you might need for back-to-school, plus computers and school supplies.