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

Events Galore at Modern Domestic

This is our first fall sewing at Modern Domestic, and we are having a wonderful time coordinating events, planning visiting teacher workshops, and making plans for upcoming sales, and of course, sewing up a storm! The run down of what we have in store for November is as follows and it is good good stuff, … Continued

Sewing with the Portland Modern Quilt Guild

In just short of a week (Saturday the 2nd of October from 6-9pm), we will host our monthly sewing night with the wonderful Portland Modern Quilt Guild. This is a creative, super talented, easy laughing, and generous bunch. But this sewing night, however, NOT a PMQG only event, and is open to ANYONE! For just … Continued

Sewing Machine Sale at MD!

This is kind of a big deal: on June 25th, 26th & 27th, every sewing machine at Modern Domestic will be on sale! That’s right—all of them. Have you been lusting after a Bernina for your quilting pleasure? Maybe you dream of rolling your own hems on the Baby Lock Imagine serger. Perhaps you’ve become … Continued

My, what a busy weekend

This weekend is a busy one at Modern Domestic. We will have our usual friday night fun, followed by a busy Saturday including the first session of the Asymmetrical Wrap Skirt, Ties for Tying, and the Portland Modern Quilt Guild Sewing Night. Sunday is busting at the seams with classes as well. Susanna Scott will … Continued

Learn to Quilt Saturday with Elizabeth

Elizabeth Hartman of oh Fransson! is starting her Charm Squares Baby Quilt class this Saturday at 10 am. In this 3 week class, she will take you all the way from rotary cutting through binding the quilt. Using the walking feet on the Berninas, you will get to explore quilting with this incredibly talented woman. … Continued

A Wonderful Week.

Last week at MD was so action packed there was no time to squeeze in a first post. We had an amazing grand opening on Thursday night in spite of less than amazing weather. We were greeted with hugs and smiles from great friends, professional associates, family, and new faces all there in our new … Continued