Personalized Holiday Napkin Tutorial

Here’s a step-by-step guide to our personalized holiday napkins! Supplies– 18″ x18″ linen square (could also be a linen-cotton blend), natural color Burgundy thread. We used Mettler’s 100% polyester, Metrosene 0764. Serger set for a roll hem and Maxi-Lock’s neon serger thread cones- in pink, orange, and green. Our current classroom machine, the BERNINA Aurora … Continued

Time to Celebrate!

This week is going to be crazy fun! There are two not to be missed parties back to back Thursday and Friday. For those of you in Portland who love the land of sewing, this is a great week! Thursday night, you can find most of the MD ladies at the Colette Patterns book launch … Continued

Expansion Complete!

Many of you have asked for pictures of the new space via facebook or twitter! Here they are! Things are looking beautiful in both classrooms with dedicated serger areas, loads more cutting space, mirrors for fitting, and much more! The retail area is so much more spacious, showing you sewing machines is such a pleasure … Continued

Expansion Sale Final Day!

Monday brings the end of a long, fun, and exhausting weekend at Modern Domestic. We only closed Friday night, a few hours early, but otherwise were here working, sewing, and having a wild time! There are now lights, tables and machines in the new space and still much to do, but things are coming together. … Continued