Last year’s holiday gifts for my co-workers and friends were linen sachets personalized with Paintwork monograms. I love linen sachets! This time I worked from an already assembled version and PaintWork seemed to be the perfect solution to add the special touch to them.
Use an embroidery to draw and paint? You bet! It can also cut stencils for making your own iron-on crystal designs!
We’ve just surpassed 69,000 likes on our BERNINA USA Facebook fan page! As a way to say “Thank You!” to all who join us at Facebook to share your love of sewing and creating, we are hosting another special giveaway.
Not to cause a panic or anything but you DO know Christmas is almost here? Atkinson Designs’ Bucket Brigade mini can be embellished (or not), sews up fast, and is a great container for just about anything, from sewing supplies and gourmet foods to golf balls and small toys.
This week we’re sharing some of our favorite quick-and-easy projects for decorating and giving, ornaments! Holiday ornaments are so versatile; they can be used to decorate a tree or hang in any other place in your home, they can be used to decorate gift packages, given as simple gifts, and even attached to a string or strip of fabric to become decorative holiday garland.
The BERNINA 580 and BERNINA 780 sewing/embroidery machines star in Amanda Murphy’s two new Craftsy classes.
We all love hand making for the holidays, and each Friday from now through the end of the year we are sharing some of our favorite seasonal sewing projects – from decorations to brighten your home to projects that make great gifts. This week we’re sharing some of our favorite projects to dress up your holiday table!
One of my favorite things to do is spend hours on the web seeing what other creative types are doing with their sewing machines. All it takes is to land on one fantastic creation and then there you go—from blog to blog to Pinterest to Flicker to whoops!—down the wormhole! But it’s an inspired trip.