Sewing Quotes Part Five

We are here with final quotes about sewing that you'll love to read about! If you missed other blogs with more quotes, visit the links at the bottom of the page!

Quotes | Sewing Notions Portland

  • "Heirloom" is knitting code for "This pattern is so difficult that you would consider death a relief. - Stephanie Pearl-McPhee, At Knit's End:  Meditations for Women Who Knit Too Much
  • A #6 aluminum needle has been known to furnish an excellent emergency shearpin for an outboard motor. - Elizabeth Zimmerman
  • A bed without a quilt is like a sky without stars. - Author Unknown
  • A family is a patchwork of love. - Author Unknown
  • A knitter only appears to be knitting yarn. Also being knitted are winks, mischief, sighs, fragrant possibilities, wild dreams. ~Dr. SunWolf, professorsunwolf.com
  • A quilt will warm your body and comfort your soul. - Author Unknown
  • All my scattering moments are taken up with my needle. - Ellen Birdseye Wheaton, 1851
  • Any day spent sewing, is a good day. - Author Unknown
  • Apart from yoga, meditation, reading, it has to be one of the most serene things to do (don't lose your needles though, that can create a severe lack of serenity). - Carole Berman and Jennifer Lazarus, about needlepoint
  • As ye sew, so shall ye rip. - Author Unknown
  • Asking a seamstress to mend is like asking Michelangelo to paint your garage. - Author Unknown
  • Chains do not hold a marriage together.  It is threads, hundreds of tiny threads which sew people together through the years. - Simone Signoret
  • Don't needle the seamstress. - Author Unknown

Josephine's Dry Goods | Sewing Notions Portland

Josephine’s Dry Goods was founded in hopes of inspiring designers. We pride ourselves on the fact that we’ve been offering the finest, highest quality fabrics to patrons since 1976. Our commitment to providing the finest textiles offered all over the world is what keeps us going. We are excited to continue to offer you the following:

  • Liberty of London (cotton lawns & poplins, silks, jerseys, wools & twills)
  • Creative trim
  • Distinctive ribbons
  • French laces
  • Inspiring knits
  • Italian wools
  • Japanese denim
  • Luxurious fabric blends
  • Scrumptious silks
  • The world’s finest linens
  • Unique buttons
  • The best sewing notions in Portland

If you’re looking to find sample garments, couture clothing services and more, contact Josephine’s Dry Goods. You’ll fall in love with the fabrics we have readily available for you! To find out more about our prices and production schedule, be sure to call soon!

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