How To Organize Your Holiday Gift List

| November 23, 2015

Normally this space is dedicated to information to help those of us in the sewing business with various sewing / alteration / crafting topics.  However, today, we’re going to talk about helping YOU get organized for Holiday gift giving. For those of us who enjoy making gifts for family members, friends, children’s teachers, neighbors etc, now […]

500 Kwik & Easy Sewing Tips – sew faster, better and easier!

| November 17, 2015

Learn to sew faster, better and easier with this 500 Kwik & Easy Sewing Tips book.  Many of these time savers are so simple, you’ll wonder why you never thought of them before.  500 Kwik & Easy Sewing Tips contains the best of customer hints and tips accumulated over 25 years.  Spiral binding makes it […]

Angel Gown Made From Nightshirt/Pajama Pattern

| November 12, 2015

Look what I made from our Unisex Nightshirt/Pajama Pattern…… The gown is for a Christmas play.  I used the nightshirt pattern, changed up the neckline so the opening would be in the back rather than in the front, and here it is!  For a closure at the back neck I used a small square of […]

Sewing Notion Value Packs Make Great Gifts!

| October 29, 2015

With the Holiday Season coming right up, many of us are already making lists of what to get those friends, family and co-workers for Christmas. Consider the Sewing Notion Value Packs for those who sew, quilt, do crafting, or those who are wanting to learn how to sew.  Do you have a $25 limit on […]

Fun With Furry Footballs….Make Them Yourself!

| October 19, 2015

We’re right in the midst of football season, and what would be better for the little guys than a football? We figured this furry fake fur football would be perfect for the little boys to toss around, but who knows — their Daddy might have a little fun with it as well.         […]

How To Make New Sleeve Styles From One Basic Sleeve Pattern

| October 12, 2015

If you’re in a sewing business, whether you sew for children or for women, you can impress your customers by letting them know you can “change up” their pattern by making different sleeve styles than just the one that came with the pattern.  A basic short sleeve pattern is great, but by changing it to […]

Shape-A-Dart – 10 Day Only Sale – 50% off

| October 6, 2015

From Oct 6 through Oct 16 – First time ever sale on Shape-A-Dart!  Reg. $9.95 – for 10 days only $4.95.  No promo code needed – price is marked.   For a fit that flatters – use the Shape-A-Dart on commercial patterns to adjust the cup size to YOUR cup size.         […]

Are You Using The Right Thread?

| September 29, 2015

All of us that are in the sewing, clothing alteration or crafts businesses can get a little “lazy” sometimes and neglect some of the basic rules of sewing, such as changing our sewing machine needles, or making sure we’re using the right thread for the project at hand. Thread type is chosen for its compatibility […]

WOW! Check out our wide variety of patterns on

| September 23, 2015

We are very thrilled to let you know that we have a ton of patterns at   We invite you to check out our stores – “Patterns2Go” and “SewWithSarah”.    We have Sewing patterns, quilt patterns, craft patterns, crochet patterns, toy patterns and some super easy pattern making patterns. We have some of our most […]

How To Make A Bandana Blouse

| September 16, 2015

Bandana blouses are so easy to make, and bandanas come in a vast array of colors and designs, so every blouse can be different.  The step by step instructions are easy to follow, and the regular 18″ – 22″ bandanas will make tops for girls ages approximately 4 - 8 years old.           […]