Happy new year from all of us at Modern Domestic. May your year be delightful and full of rewarding sewing adventures. A new year brings a fresh batch of sewing classes! We’ve got exciting classes to get you rolling out quilts and clothing for you and your friends. Take a look on our Webstore for … Continued
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We are so proud to have three members of our team here at Modern Domestic contribute their projects to Hand-Stitched Home by Susan Beal. This book is packed with great projects. Now that it’s cold out, we can’t help but want to use warm wool in all our sewing projects! Michelle, our phenomenal teacher and … Continued
Whether you are new to sewing or have been at it for years, now is a great time to sign up for holiday classes!
There’s still time to sign up for our very first Home-Sewn Weekend! In addition to meeting and working with our amazing special guests, you’ll also be stitching up three Modern Domestic exclusive projects!
Want to learn some new skills for fall and winter sewing? Build your skill set by taking some classes with us!
We just got a big batch of patterns in! We have all of the new patterns from Sew House Seven. Sew House Seven is a new pattern company located right here in Portland. Pamela, the designer, has created patterns that are versatile with a casual elegance and we think they’re dreamy.
Join us for Sewing Society on Saturday, August 2nd from 10am-12pm! This month we will be showing you how to make an insulated lunch bag. We’ll cover tips and tricks for sewing bulky material and show you how to install magnetic snaps for a classy looking closure.
Enchanted from Cloud 9 is here! It’s cheerful and bright and perfect for the nearing summer season. This line would be so cute sewn up into a Sew Together Bag or as a Nine Patch quilt for a summer picnic.
At Modern Domestic, we are crazy about making cowls! With spring approaching, we are using pretty double gauze and Liberty of London prints to make cowls, which are lighter in weight than knit scarves, and still so beautiful!
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.