Sew Social

If you happen to have picked up Vogue Patterns‘ new February/March issue, you may have seen something familiar–us!  There’s a very nice feature on sewing studios across the country, including a shout-out and pic of our humble studio.  A way to connect to others and our neighborhoods while learning something as tried-and-true as sewing, these … Continued

Learn more about Supportland!

MD will be hosting an info session for Supportland on Monday, January 31st at 9:00 am.  Come discover the revolution in shopping local.  In the info sessions, they will be covering what Supportland is in a larger context, what the future looks like, and how people can plug into it. Supportland is hoping to attract … Continued

Knitting Class Update for January

We have so enjoyed adding lovely knit goods to our class offerings at MD, and working with the team of awesome teachers at Close Knit has been nothing short of wonderful! We are however, continuing to expand our sewing offerings, so as we grow and make room and adjust our space, we have to send … Continued

eat.shop Portland

First off, you know Portland is unique. There are so many great restaurants, shops, galleries,  & art spots all over town. Each neighborhood is chock full. Why not venture out from your usual haunts and try something new. And what could be a better guide to the uniqueness of Portland local businesses than eat.shop. As … Continued

Happy Holly DIY

Handmade in Portland and Supportland (as well as MD, Bolt, and other friends) have teamed up to offer a super fun and super easy opportunity for you to win big! As you love and patronize these DIY style businesses, and swipe your supportland card, you are automatically entered to win a prize pack with a … Continued

Love your neighbors

It’s a social revolution and it starts here, now.  Maybe you’ve heard about Small Business Saturday, the movement to encourage holiday shoppers to remember and support small businesses in their communities.  Sounds good, right?  Many of you know Modern Domestic is a part of the Supportland network, a Portland-based small business-promoting community and rewards initiative.  In their … Continued

Supportland

Modern Domestic has a window sticker, Bolt has a window sticker. We love to support local businesses, and we hope you do too. Swipe by swipe, you can earn rewards, like open sewing time, buy making purchases here, Bolt, coffee shops, mechanics, you-name-it. Learn all about Supportland, and see a super cute picture of Gina, … Continued

Loving the Local

It is a great week for spreading the word about Modern Domestic. We have had two lovely pieces in one short week and are totally feeling the love. It is wonderful to hear what people think, see, and feel when they come in to MD. And the photos, they are just beautiful. Have a look … Continued