Style Maker Gift Guide 2016

Some of our favorite gifts are related to sewing in some way! There is just something special about receiving a gift connected to your favorite hobby and passion. After lots of searching for the unique and unusual we have put together a handy gift guide to help seamstresses with their own gifting or maybe to create their own wishlist to pass on to friends […]

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Day 11: Travel Set

On the Eleventh Day of Sewing… We are in the final stretch of the 12 Days of Sewing and we saved our favorite handmade gift for today! We love taking inspiration from fabric and for today’s project the fabric truly spoke to us. A little unconventional, it is a printed canvas panel from Japan with fun hipster items- a tote, […]

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Day 10: Pillowcases

On the Tenth Day of Sewing… One of our favorite gifts to make throughout the year is pillowcases. If we have visitors from out of town, we make them their own pillowcases using some Washington themed quilting cotton and then let them take the cases home when the leave. A small keepsake of their trip to Seattle. We are also guilty […]

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Day Seven: Fringed Scarf & Throw

On the Seventh Day of Sewing… We are giving the sewing machine a break again today and making a simple, but very cozy, fringed scarf. On trend for the cool weather, this scarf can be made from a warm flannel, wool or other plush woven. Anything that is soft and warm and that you can separate and pull the threads […]

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Day Five: Ornaments

On the Fifth Day of Sewing… During our 12 Days of Sewing there is also a special photohop on Instagram going on, organized by Rachel from House of Pinheiro. We are thrilled to be one of the her 12 Day sponsors and also very excited to join in all the fun! Yesterday’s daily theme in the hop was “Memories”– a lot […]

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Day Four: Fabric Brooches

On the Fourth Day of Sewing… Sometimes you just want to take a break from the sewing machine- After sewing all of those infinity scarves yesterday, we thought we would switch gears and do a little hand work today. We love projects that we can do while curled up on the couch with a cup of tea, while watching a […]

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