Ultimate List of Fashion Magazines for Inspiration, Part One

One of the most difficult parts of having sewing as a hobby is to continually find inspiration and ideas that help you create beautiful projects. For those that love creating garments to wear and staying in fashion, we have compiled a list of all the great fashion magazines all over the world! These magazines are great for helping us all find new ideas and projects we'd like to try, in addition to staying up-to-date with all the trends! Be sure to read over the list below, as well as check back regularly to see more of our list in other blogs!

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Creations from Fabric Scraps Part One

Those that sew know how many containers of scrap fabric are collected over time. There's no way to avoid having scraps after creating a project. Most of the time, we all can to save them for one reason or another. Sometimes, we just save them for a rainy day. Today, we offer a few ideas on how to use this fabric in Portland OR for gorgeous projects!

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Reasons to Learn to Sew!

Learning to sew is fun! It's also practical and educational. For those on the fence about whether or not you should take a sewing class, be sure to consider the following reasons why learning to sew will be beneficial for you. If you're looking for sewing classes to start, call our fabric shop in Portland!

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Should You Join a Sewing Class?

Why join a sewing class? For those who are just beginning to sew, joining a class  is a great way to learn. You might feel overwhelmed at first, that’s understandable. Especially if you are a beginner in sewing. However, having an instructor can help! And, being around a great deal of experience is a good way to become inspired.

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Fabric Manufacturers

We all love fabric in Portland. It’s our gateway to the hobby we love most; sewing! However, we rarely think about where our favorite materials come from. We never think about the manufacturers. Today, we’ve compiled a list of some of the most popular throughout the world. Some names you may recognize, others you may not! Either way, you’ll learn a little more about fabric and where they come from originally!

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