Posts Categorized: Home Decor

Home Sewn Weekend featured instructor Blair Stocker

Posted by & filed under Classes, Home Dec, Home Decor, Quilting, Teacher Profiles, Uncategorized.

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We can’t wait to ‘fois bois’ pillows with Wise Craft author Blair Stocker at our Home Sewn Weekend this October. We had a moment to chat with Blair and she was kind enough to answer a few questions for us about sewing, crafting, and her new book Wise Craft. You mention in your book that your grandmother… Read more »

Create With Canvas

Posted by & filed under Bags and Accessories, Fabric, Home Dec, Home Decor.

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If you’re getting antsy for spring colors, we have a variety of candy-colored canvas in stock right now.  Canvas is perfect to help you accessorize your outfits with tote bags and zipper pouches or to decorate your home with curtains, placemats, and throw pillows.

Quilted Pillows

Posted by & filed under Home Decor, Quilting, Uncategorized.

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There is nothing better than teaching a new skill to new sewists! I love teaching simple quilting techniques and have the joy of seeing their smiling faces and amazing finished quilted pillows! Didn’t they turn out beautifully?!

More Kits on the Way

Posted by & filed under BERNINA, Home Decor, Serger.

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You may just want to stop by and sew and not even have a project in mind. We would like to make that possible. We are now packaging fabric kits for simple projects that come with Open Sewing cards so you can make the project right here at MD!

Pick up the Bernina Walking Foot this Weekend!

Posted by & filed under Apparel Sewing, BERNINA, Foot of the Month, Home Decor, Promotions, Sale, Tools and Notions.

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This weekend (November 30th-December 3rd), Modern Domestic is offering the walking foot on sale for only $149. ONE-FOURTY-NINE you say? This foot is truly priceless. It is able to assist in so many sewing situations: quilting (or anytime you encounter more than 2 layers of fabric), sticky fabrics (leather, oil cloth, vinyl), plaids and strips,… Read more »

Pretty Pendleton Pillows

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Today is Pendleton pillow making day! I have been hoarding my wool since our trip up to Sew Expo last winter and have wanted to make pillows with it all the while. Sewing wool pillows in summer, however,  is not my favorite kind of sewing nor decor update for that matter. Now that fall is… Read more »