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1 hr ago | Marshfield News-Herald

Widower's quilts piece together family stories

Everett Drevs of Estherville, one of the few male quilters in Iowa, shows one of his favorite quilts, which was made from pieces of material taken from the clothes he and his late wife would wear to go dancing.


Related Topix: Estherville, IA, Life, Quilting, Hobbies, Lymphoma, Health

13 hrs ago | WLBT-TV Jackson

Sewing for Stress Relief

Do you like to sew? Perhaps you tried crocheting as a child but never liked it. It could be that Aunt Grace tried to teach you how to hem handkerchiefs but you never caught on.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Crochet, Knitting

14 hrs ago | The News Tribune

Get Out: Earth Day celebration, Living History Day, Pow Wow, train excursions and more this weekend

Experience springtime in the 1850s at Fort Nisqually Living History Museum from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 19 at Sewing to Sowing: A Living History Day.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Tacoma, WA, Snoqualmie, WA

15 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

My House Beautiful: a Diy mom gets crafty

The main floor sewing room is where Christina Dennis creates her beautiful home finishings while keeping an eye on her daughters' play.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Interior Design, Home, Home Decorating, Arts, Graphic Design

19 hrs ago | Visalia Times-Delta

Passing down a dying art

Sporting shorts, cowboy boots and braided pigtails, Marley Montgomery put one foot in front of the other as she practiced modeling in front of seven other 4-H members.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Visalia, CA

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Renton Reporter

'Rock star of sewing' to visit Renton shop Tuesday

Hanspeter Ueltschi is the fourth-generation owner of BERNINA International, a sewing manufacturer.


Related Topix: Renton, WA, Life, Hobbies

Quest for the silk shirt: part three

Carving up several yards of $12.99-a-yard charmeuse silk with a pair of scissors as if it were a holiday turkey is not for the weak of heart, especially if you are the person who paid for the material.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Surrey Leader

Top Kwantlen designers ready for the big show

Graduating students from Kwantlen Polytechnic University's fashion program will be putting their best foot forward in Richmond next week at a professionally-produced showcase of their designs.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Canada, World News

Cleveland Daily Banner

WVHS student asks for Bibs 4 Babes

BIBS 4 BABES organizer Jennings Kelley, a high school senior, displays items she has made to donate to New Hope Pregnancy Care Center.


Related Topix: Bradley County, TN, Life, Hobbies

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Fabric Art Creations has something for everyone

Fabric Art Creations in the 2nd Street Market has a colorful selection of new items to brighten up your spring! Local artist Vicki King is always on the lookout for great fabrics and patterns to recycle and repurpose into her works of art.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies

Bega District News

Easter Bunny sewing kits creative gift option

The kits, designed for children and beginner sewers, include all that you need to create your own soft toy rabbit including pre-cut felt, material for clothing with a pre-marked pattern and a set of full instructions.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies

Hispanic Business

Tajikistan nominates Chackan for inclusion in UNESCO List of Intangible Cultural Heritage

The ministry made this proposal for revival and development of chackan craft sewing and presentation of this intangible cultural heritage of the Tajik people.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Embroidery

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Tyler Morning Telegraph

Girl Scout goes for gold with pair of PATH projects

Mark Martin/Freelance Alyssa Graham is sewing reusable bags made out of t-shirts for PATH, joining her is Kelsi Oldham , and Joanna Bartley .


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Smith County, TX


Mary Jo Escobedo

Mary Jo was born to ranch owners Jose B. and Teresa M. Garcia in San Jose, Arizona.


Related Topix: August, CA, Stockton, CA, Education Etc., Life, Hobbies

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Spring craft books to get your creativity blooming

From applique to paper and fabric blooms, these new books contain enough inspiration to keep crafters going on projects until next spring.


Related Topix: Libraries, Life, Hobbies, Embroidery


Care of your Embroidery Tools

It doesn't matter how good your stitching and design is. Howe good your materials are, if the tools you use to do your embroidery are flawed, then you will not get the best result.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Embroidery

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Green Bay Press-Gazette

'Sewing with Nancy' TV host, author to speak April 16

Today she produces and hosts a TV show that has instructed and inspired viewers for more than 30 years.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Beaver Dam, WI


HCC students get ready for fashion show

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Antique Trove hosts annual yard sale

Hundreds of dealers clean out their booths for this huge sale at the area's largest antique mall.


Related Topix: Sacramento, CA, Life, Hobbies

Fri Apr 11, 2014


Parsons and Palmer/Pletsch create "My First Jacket"

Hello all! Last semester at the Parsons School of Design , 4 girls made the Melissa Watson for Palmer/Pletsch jacket McCalls M6294 for their sewing I class.


Related Topix: Parsons School of Design, Life, Hobbies