Thread Is the New Neutral
Purim

Thread Is the New Neutral

I honed my skills in the home economics school of sewing, which is mostly about sewing clothes and choosing threads to match your fabric. But last year I took my first quilting class [at The Happy Quilter in Valley Cottage, New York – since closed] and learned the virtues of working with neutral colored threads. … Continue reading

Use Ribbon to Sew Favor Bags that Crush the Competition
Bar-Bat Mitzvah / Hanukkah / Holidays / Purim / Weddings

Use Ribbon to Sew Favor Bags that Crush the Competition

Planning a special celebration? You don’t have to settle for those ubiquitous plain organza favor bags. We’ll show you how to sew a set of unique favor bags using fabric ribbon. The ribbon’s pre-finished edges mean you can sew up a set of bags fast with just a few simple seams. For Hanukkah, fill them … Continue reading