Sewing for All Seasons Party!

Susan Beal has a beautiful new book Sewing for All Seasons with great projects for sewists throughout the year. Her book is packed with fun illustrations, design inspiration and easy instructions. Susan has been bringing crafty-goodness over at her blog West Coast Crafty for years and has authored many books, including Modern Log Cabin Quilting and World of … Continued

Free-Motion Friday Night!

This week, join us for some fun celebrating the new lovely book First Steps to Free Motion with Christina Cameli! Christina has been teaching with us and has a fresh take on free-motion quilting. Her book is packed with great projects and ways to gain practice moving fabric freely under the machine.

Local Authors make September Amazing at MD

We are such a crafty, quilty, sewing city! With amazing the bloggers and authors we are proud to call friends and teachers here at MD, it is no wonder that we get to host 3 local author book release events this fall. We had a blast last month with Christina and Diane as they kicked … Continued

Quilting Happiness: Book Launch Party!

Join us Sunday, August 25th at 2:30 for a little party and some really fun demos and activities with Diane Gilleland and Christina Lane. Find out more details over on their blogs! We are hanging the quilts from the book this week and they are going to create quite a backdrop for the party! There … Continued

A Busy August

Our summer has been so much fun! With kids classes most weeks, a trip to San Francisco for BERNINA University, and people coming by from near and far to see the expansion we have been busy! We have started showing quilts in our big downstairs classroom and are introducing new teachers for fall along with … Continued

After (Quilt) Market Happy Hour

Please join us for a little special celebration of International Quilt Market (a wholesale-only show in PDX next weekend) and all the amazing new designs it brings to the sewing and quilting community. While this show is not for retail shopping, it is where many of the finest fabric and sewing shops go to shop, … Continued

Colette Launch Party!

Please join us Wednesday, September 19th from 6-8pm for a lovely evening of all things Colette! We love a reason to throw a party, and the release of two new much anticipated patterns from a lovely local pattern making star is a simply fantastic one!

Denyse Schmidt is coming to MD!

Ladies and gentle-sewists, we are thrilled to announce that Denyse Schmidt will be here, at Modern Domestic, July 27th from 6-7pm. With hosting help from Bolt, and a trip out west for a class at PNCA, Denyse will be in the house to sign copies of her newest book, offer some quilting insights, and meet … Continued