Buttonholes Made Easy

Gone are the days of bulky buttonhole attachments as large as your machine. Welcome to the 21st century–these Berninas are not your grandmother’s sewing machine.  Let’s look at the effortlessly awesome key buttonhole, available on the Bernina 350PE and up. One quick note as you’re threading up your machine.  There is a finger on the … Continued

An Evening with Elizabeth and her Quilts

Saturday evening at Modern Domestic was just lovely. Elizabeth Hartman joined us for an evening of special quilt love and signed copies of her beautiful new book The Practical Guide to Patchwork. After people had the chance to meet her, get their books signed, and ask all sorts of questions, we moved right onto sewing … Continued

We heart color!

Color is one of my favorite things.  When I was a kid I loved getting a new crayon box with all of the colors lined up perfectly.  Shades, hues, tints, complementary or contrasting–I love playing around.  Recently I’ve found myself inspired by all the awesome serger thread colors we have in stock–Bright Fuschia, Seafoam, Papaya, … Continued

Book Signing with Elizabeth Hartman

Come join us Saturday November 13th from 4-6pm and meet the lovely Elizabeth Hartman, author of The Practical Guide to Patchwork and the blog-genius over at oh, fransson! She has been busy on the virtual world with a blog tour for the last few weeks, and will be making an in-person appearance here in just … Continued

And the Winners are…

We had such a lovely evening last night at the Handmade Holidays: Open House! To those of you who came, thank you! And to those of you who won: Katrina Andree and Bruce CONGRATULATIONS!!! We will see you soon, when you come in and pick up your prizes!

Handmade Holidays Open House

We are so excited for our Open House this Friday, November 5th!  We hope you can join us for drinks, snacks, and awesome deals on classes, notions, and accessories. To add to the excitement, we will also be holding drawings during the event to win the items pictured below. The festivities kick off at 6:00 … Continued