This week, our spotlight is on one of our wonderful teachers, Nicole Morgenthau. Nicole does beautiful hand-smocking work, and offers adult classes on hand-smocking periodically. She also teaches the 8- to 12-year-old set how to sew, and will have several different kids classes on the schedule this summer. If you’ve been wanting to take a … Continued
Around here, we’re all for making the most of whatever workspace you’re in. And in the spirit of spring cleaning, why not take a little time this week to get yourself on the right track. Some things I like to do are–
Sewing projects at MD spread around the staff like wildfire. One minute we are all working on quilts, the next machine embroidery, and currently is seems to be knits. We are all crazy right now sewing (and teaching) knit patterns, from dresses to t-shirts, the Renfrew (love) and leggings: check out these classes.
I am absolutely in love with Clover’s Trace & Create Quilt Templates. They come in a couple different designs — the uber traditional Lone Star and Hexagon patterns. Both templates make these more advanced designs a lot simpler and frankly, more likely to use.
Huge Spring Sale on ALL Floor Model Machines! Including top of the line BERNINA 8 Series: 820, 830E and 830LE. Plus bernettes and sergers. When we say all floor models, we mean it.
We know the value of a well oiled machine! And with the arrival of spring, we would love to help get yours running smoothly again. Grab this coupon and enjoy the lowest price we have ever offered on a Clean, Oil, and Adjust for your precious gal. Remember, anytime you service your machine at Modern … Continued
This week, our spotlight is on one of our newest teachers, Elizabeth Buss. She is teaching several excellent classes, including Delicate Fabric Techniques: Taffy Blouse, Pintuck Blouse, and Spring Sundress. Keep an eye out for more awesome classes from Elizabeth, and read on to learn more about her sewing life.
We all know contemporary sewing machines are going to come with decorative stitches to complement the utility stitches. But why?
There are quilts (almost two) and lovely curtains, and just the other day, a couple of new pillowcases. I am really making progress on the girlification of my daughters bedroom!
I was scrolling through some photos and came across these gems. I thought it appropriate to share with our second anniversary weekend upon us. Modern Domestic opened its humble doors two years ago with the high hopes of fulfilling our dream of become the sewing studio we had diligently planned on. When Lupine and I … Continued