We were so inspired by April Rhodes’ use of her knit fabric, we decided to make a cozy throw too! Meredith put this beauty together in no time. This throw is the perfect weight to cuddle up with; you can’t get cozier than this!
We love to work with knits. Sometimes it can be tricky, but we’ve got some helpful tips, tools and classes that are sure to help you out!
It’s BERNINA Classroom Sale time! The brand new BERNINA classroom machines are here! This means it’s time for a our semi-annual BERNINA Classroom Machine Sale! All previous classroom machines have been serviced and are on sale for you at a special discounted price. This is the perfect opportunity to get one of the machines you … Continued
We love a good holiday weekend! How are you spending it? Hopefully you are surrounded by friends and family while sewing away! Tomorrow we’ll be closed on Memorial Day. But look forward to seeing everyone the rest of the week.
You may just want to stop by and sew and not even have a project in mind. We would like to make that possible. We are now packaging fabric kits for simple projects that come with Open Sewing cards so you can make the project right here at MD!
I think most of us take Portland for granted on any given day. When I travel to visit my parents in my home state of Wisconsin, I am reminded just how unique Portland is and how lucky we are to live in a city absolutely teeming with creative folks and small businesses that reflect that … Continued
What is a sewist to do in the summer? Why, come to MD for some Open Sewing of course! Open Sewing will be only $5/hour this week through Saturday, August 4th.
MD has been a fan of Sewaholic patterns for a few months now. Ever since Erica proposed teaching the Minoru Jacket pattern (I have now made three!) we have been great supporters of Tasia’s patterns. She makes patterns to flatter the pear shaped body. Yes, that’s me and so many others. Baby got back! When … Continued
Sewing projects at MD spread around the staff like wildfire. One minute we are all working on quilts, the next machine embroidery, and currently is seems to be knits. We are all crazy right now sewing (and teaching) knit patterns, from dresses to t-shirts, the Renfrew (love) and leggings: check out these classes.
Get your springtime table off to a happy start–be it for Easter, Mother’s Day, or everyday! I modified my Personalized Napkin project with spring colors and motifs in mind. These can instantly add life to any table.