Once upon a time, clothes, blankets, and other linen-based items were sewn by hand. The invention of the sewing machine in 1790 revolutionized the clothing industry, and,
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
Fabric Trim and Paper Crowns
Green's Sewing & Vacuum
What a great group! Thank you to all that attended our DIME event today..only 5 spots available for tomorrow! Saturday, May 6th 10am - 2pm Click here to register >>>...
What are your plans for this weekend?
This Weekend! Don't Miss It ShadFest Weekend is a time when you can all come out and enjoy Lambertville with family and friends. Food, entertainment, crafts...it's all here this weekend! And don't forget to visit us! We love seeing everyone at A Mano Galleries...it has become a tradition to see you all at least once a year Stephen Palmer...After years of working with glass, Stephen began making fish sculptures about five years ago! His designs, made from found objects, include fish made from paddles, vintage crutches, and unique items found at flea markets (and in your kitchen drawers!). Each fish is named for a particular theme. Stephen hopes people will see the connection between his use…
Beer notes: Big Ditch to release new Lock Series IPA, Pizza Plant schedules tasting
New York Beer Project, 12 Gates and Hamburg Brewing are all participating in Local Restaurant Week.
Ysolda's sizing chart for knitwear designers
Years ago I shared the sizing chart I used for calculating my garment patterns. It didn't survive a website migration, and I've made adjustments over the years based on feedback from knitters. Finally, here's the updated version My free women's sizing chart in inches and centimetres It's a google doc so you can use it as the basis of your sweater grading spreadsheets. The second sheet in the file gives explanations of where on the body each measurement is taken. They are all body measurements. Essentially this is a compilation of sizing charts from a range of sources, including the ASTM standard charts for misses and plus-size women and several patternmaking manuals. It's specifically intended for…
How to Sew a Pieced Pillow
Fashion a large throw pillow by combining four fabrics for a dazzling diamond effect.
Blockheads ~ Block 6
Simple Tips to Care for your Furniture (toogoodsa.com)
A small desk or cabinet may be just what you need to fill the open space in your house. With time, you’ll begin to notice that when you open the drawers, a musty or moldy odor will develop. Don’t worr