Area woman sewing again after tornado destroys her home – Gadsden Times

| May 25, 2011

Area woman sewing again after tornado destroys her home – Gadsden Times By the time she was a teenager, she was making her own clothes. Smith opened her sewing business a few years later and never slowed down. But her life was turned upside down on April 27, and she soon discovered many challenges were […]

Sewing Business News Weekly Digest

| May 20, 2011

Sewing Business News Weekly Digest Microfinance group to help women become entrepreneurs – Global Nation KMBI, which started in 1986, has seen many success stories of entrepreneurs who started from scratch and grew their business. Mercedes said if your interest lies in sewing, then you are likely to have your own tailoring shop. He said […]

Janet’s Chili Peppers in Wilmer makes glamorous gowns and more – Everything Alabama Blog

| May 17, 2011

Janet’s Chili Peppers in Wilmer makes glamorous gowns and more – Everything Alabama Blog For Hollinghead’s business, the couple purchased property that contained that she has worked with a broken wrist for about four weeks and she hasn’t stopped sewing,” Hollinghead said. The two Wilmer residents not only bond over sewing, but Related Posts:Sacred Ceremonial […]

Sewing Business News Weekly Digest

| May 13, 2011

Sewing Business News Weekly Digest Downtown Stuttgart Focus: C&S Sewing – Stuttgart Daily Leader Today, Higgerson owns her own needlework shop, C&S Sewing, which opened in June 1990 at 219 S. Main St. in Stuttgart. Higgerson said the business start-up was “on a whim.” Her late husband, Claude, originally planned to open an auction business […]

Dad still makes SHeDaisy girls do the dishes – Deseret News

| May 12, 2011

Dad still makes SHeDaisy girls do the dishes – Deseret News Through the years, the one constant for the Osborns has been the sewing business that his father opened the year Dave was born. At first, the original Osborns sewed for companies such as Pendleton, Eddie Bauer and White Stag, but when cheap overseas labor […]

Tuesday Tutorial Roundup

| May 10, 2011

Tuesday Tutorial Roundup How to Make Yarn from T-shirts Photo-tutorial showing how to make yarn from t-shirts Mini-Tent Pattern + Tutorial Kerry from Kid Giddy joins us today with a pattern + tutorial for her cute Mini-Tent… Henley Tee Reconstruction Photo-tutorial showing how to reconstruct a plain t-shirt to turn it into a Henley t-shirt […]

F+W, Hoffman Media to Launch Martha Pullen Online Store – Publishers Weekly

| May 6, 2011

marthapullen.com, an e-commerce website devoted to original content, classes and a wide variety of products for the sewing and cross-stitching maketplace for our existing customers across our craft business, bringing significant product and content Read the article Related Posts:Sewing Business News Weekly DigestSewing Business News Weekly DigestSewing Business News Weekly DigestSewing Business News Weekly DigestSewing […]

Sewing Business News Weekly Digest

| May 6, 2011

Sewing Business News Weekly Digest Evergreen Alterations reopens with renewed success – Bennington Banner Previously only in the business of alterations, Capella has “expanded into retail this time around,” now offering sewing, knitting, and felting supplies; high-end yarns and vintage fabrics and trims. “The high-end yarns people really like working with AllSaints’ boss confident of […]

Dawn sews up a one-woman business – Wanganui Chronicle

| May 5, 2011

Wanganui Chronicle Dawn sews up a one-woman business Wanganui Chronicle HER BUSINESS: Dawn Potaka and grandson Shodan Casson with the waterproof vests she makes and sells. Photo / Stuart Munro 290411wcsmbiz-1 After decades of sewing for other people, Wanganui woman Dawn Potaka has started her own home clothing business. …     Read the article […]