Sparking Creativity in Your Sewing Projects! Part Two

Welcome back! Our Portland fabric shop is back with more great quotes that will spark inspiration and creativity into you during a time when it you can't seem to find new ideas. We hope they help you find your creativity so you can create beautiful garments and other projects this summer!

Creativity Quotes | Portland Fabric Shop 

“A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.” John F. Kennedy

“A truly creative person rids him or herself of all self-imposed limitations.” Gerald G. Jampolsky

“An idea that is developed and put into action is more important than an idea that exists only as an idea.” Edward de Bono

“An invasion of armies can be resisted, but not an idea whose time has come.” Victor Hugo

“By believing passionately in something that still does not exist, we create it. The non-existent is whatever we have not sufficiently desired.” Nikos Kazantzakis

“Creativity is allowing oneself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.” Scott Adams

“Creativity is the sudden cessation of stupidity.” Edwin Land

“Do not fear to be eccentric in opinion, for every opinion now accepted was once eccentric.” Bertrand Russell

“Held in the palms of thousands of disgruntled people over the centuries have been ideas worth millions – if they only had taken the first step and then followed through.” Robert M. Hayes

“Held in the palms of thousands of disgruntled people over the centuries have been ideas worth millions – if they only had taken the first step and then followed through.” Robert M. Hayes

“If you want something new, you have to stop doing something old.” Peter F. Drucker

“Life is trying things to see if they work.” Ray Bradbury

“One of my early mentors, poet David Wagoner, who divides the creative process into three phases – madman, poet and critic – once told me that you need to find your own magic to stay in the world of creative play.” Sonia Gernes

“The difficulty lies not so much in developing new ideas as in escaping from old ones.” John Maynard Keynes

“To live a creative life, we must lose our fear of being wrong.” Joseph Chilton Pierce

“You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.” Maya Angelou

Need more inspiration? Stop by our Portland fabric shop to check out all our latest patters and materials for you to create with! Also check back with our next blog for more inspiring quotes, as well!

In addition to providing you with the finest fabrics and accessories, our Portland fabric shop also offer couture clothing services for those that aren’t able to create garments. We understand how busy life can be. That’s why we offer you a way to bring your visions for our fabrics to life, without having to take time out of your day to do so! We are excited to continue to offer you the following:

  • The best sewing notions in Portland OR
  • Creative trim
  • Distinctive ribbons
  • French laces
  • Inspiring knits
  • Italian wools
  • Japanese denim
  • Luxurious fabric blends
  • Scrumptious silks
  • The world’s finest linens
  • Unique buttons

You’ll fall in love with our Portland fabric shop! We strive to inspire your creativity with the highest quality fabrics available. To find out more about our prices and production schedule, be sure to call soon!