Cheryl Arkison, a Canadian-based quilt designer, will be in town for Quilt Market and will be guest-teaching at Modern Domestic on Saturday, May 18th. Her first book, co-authored with Amanda Jean Nyberg, is called Sunday Morning Quilts, and we are pleased to carry it in the shop! Her second book, A Month of Sundays, will be published in … Continued
When it came to start carrying a full line of batting sizes, there was only one brand I knew we needed–Quilters Dream Batting. And now we have it in stock!
There are so many reasons to be excited about Quilt Market this year. For us, getting to attend the trade show (which will be held at the Portland Convention Center May 17th – 19th) and seeing new fabric lines, patterns, etc. has us giddy with excitement. Although Quilt Market itself isn’t open to the general … Continued
We are having so much fun around here receiving beautiful fabric, planning spring classes (and summer too) and working on projects for both Sewing Society and Patchwork Society. I wanted to share a few quick pics and let you know that we will be closed Sunday, to spend a little time with our friends and … Continued
I met Luke via Facebook. Our online introduction quickly lead to real life spicy wings at Pok Pok and a delightful chat over sticky fingers. Luke is one of the most delightful people I have ever met, full of enthusiasm for quilting, design, wings, and new friends. He was pretty easy to convince to come … Continued
We are pleased to announce that Modern Domestic will now be carrying a very full and vibrant collection of Kona Cotton Solid Quilting Fabrics. We have brought in about 100 bolts to meet your specific color needs. So next time you need that precise shade of blue or that perfect tone of grass green, we … Continued
What’s more perfect then learning how to improv sew on a Sunday afternoon? We’d love to have you come join us for the Wonky Log Cabin Pillow class. In this class, you’ll feel liberated as we make a quilt block without having to precisely measure every piece. Often so many people tell me they are … Continued
For months Heather, Meredith and I have been meeting, sewing, planning, and getting super excited to offer you a new exclusive quilting club at MD! Join us for Patchwork Society and make 10 beautiful blocks, 10 additional projects, learn loads of new skills, join other quilters, make new friends, and much more the second Saturday … Continued
Local sewists will be over the moon for our latest find–a template to stitch a map of Portland!
We are adding new classes almost every week this time of year! From quilting to garment sewing, classes perfect for beginners and those that already sew! There is always something perfect for your skill level and interests on the schedule at MD!