Hand Embroidery by Machine

One of the greatest joys of a new sewing machine is learning to bend it to your will! Make some progress toward that goal by trying out a nifty table-topper project designed to teach you how to use machine stitches to simulate hand … [Read more...]

Lunch Box Quilts Trunk Show and Workshop

Angie Steveson is bringing Lunch Box Quilts to SewVac Ltd. in November! On the evening of November 11 Angie will present a Trunk Show during a cozy social gathering. You'll see sample after sample, project after project, and idea after idea as … [Read more...]

Time Flies

Do you feel shocked that this year has only 10 weeks left? Time certainly does fly! We found a terrific project to make the fleet passage of time more entertaining. This clock project is actually an embroidered applique design, complete with a … [Read more...]

Perfect Hemstitching

The Spanish hemstitch attachment is the expert when it comes to sophisticated decorative techniques. This special accessory makes it a cinch to sew edging to skirts and other garments. Stitching fringe to curtains is also a breeze with the hemstitch … [Read more...]

Whooooo Needs New Placemats?

Whip up some cheerful new placemats for your home or for holiday gift giving. Our friends from Sew4Home have developed a set of owl-themed placemats that will appeal to kids or kids-at-heart. The instructions and templates for four different owls are … [Read more...]