March | National Quilting Month

March | National Quilting Month

Happy National Quilting Month! March is the time to celebrate all quilters and quilts because it’s more than just a way to stay warm — it’s an art piece that took a lot of time and energy to make. We believe that quilters put a little piece of...
Operation: Selecting Embroidery Thread

Operation: Selecting Embroidery Thread

Selecting the right type of threads for any embroidery work is important because the color and texture of the design, and eventually the look of the final product depends on the material and type of thread used. There’s a wide variety of embroidery threads to choose...
Mastering the Knit & Purl Stitch

Mastering the Knit & Purl Stitch

This featured image is courtesy of Canva.com I wanted to set out some basic knitting instructions as a refresher so here it is. All knitting instructions use basically two stitches, the knit stitch and the purl stitch. Once you know these two knitting essentials you...
Transferring Patterns in 3 Easy Steps

Transferring Patterns in 3 Easy Steps

This featured image is courtesy of Canva.com Many of you might be having an artistic approach towards life and would love to make use of this art during your leisure time. A craft book is a great way to improve your skills with all the innovative ideas and steps at...
What to do with all this unscheduled time

What to do with all this unscheduled time

Raid you stash and make gifts. I started with the various yarns in different weights and found a pattern to crochet each of them into a scarf. It is a very open pattern that lends itself well to a summer look but if you choose a heavier yarn the open spaces wrapped up...
The Sewing Machine

The Sewing Machine

Sewing Machines Plus carries machines and accessories for many brands of sewing machines. To meet the needs of all types of sewing machine activities such as garment creation, quilt piecing, quilting, embroidery, etc. The sewing machine has been around for more than...
Tools to support Health Care Givers

Tools to support Health Care Givers

Elastic is essential to holding facemasks in place and I found this in ample quantity to make …… Many. had to cover our faces (albiet not always happily) to prevent exposure to the outside I have a goal to get involved and make masks to help cover...
15 Sewing Tips To Save Time And Money

15 Sewing Tips To Save Time And Money

I still remember the excitement of my first sewing course. I made a skirt for my sister and was thrilled every time she wore it. Since then I have enjoyed collecting sewing hints to save time and money. Here are a few tips that I would like to share with you: Before...
Sewing Here Is Now “My Garden Of Stitches”

Sewing Here Is Now “My Garden Of Stitches”

https://sewinghere.com is now going to become My Garden of Stitches! As of October 2019 we are going to be using a new brand name and logo to best serve you. This change is welcome and comes from your feedback! Thank you again for your continued support and we look...
Crochet Guides

Crochet Guides

FollowFollowFollow SewingHere.com Looking for a guide to your crochet style.  Here are 3 selections I found in Amazon today. Complete Crochet Course Filled with step-by-step photography throughout for an easy-to-follow and fully visual experience, this unparalleled...
Where to put your Sewing Machine when you work

Where to put your Sewing Machine when you work

FollowFollowFollow SewingHere.com I have spent many hours thinking (maybe one would call it dreaming) about what do I need or want to use for a sewing machine surface.  I have even purchased a few different things that turned out to be less than perfect.  Like a...
Sewing Clips replace pokey pins

Sewing Clips replace pokey pins

FollowFollowFollow Click here 100 for $9.99 I am a person looking for ways to simplify and streamline any project.  These clips will be useful when altering a garment, marking stitch depth without having to worry about hitting a pin and reduce risk of poking people...

Connecting to Social Media

SewingHere is connecting with the Social Network world.  Hope you all can find something or send us a note with a request and we will work finding it for you. ...
In memoriam of the Three Sisters

In memoriam of the Three Sisters

About ten years ago. I saw a quilt block I absolutely loved! It was simple in design, in an abstract way. My mind raced with possibilities for fabric! Then I saw the same block used in a quilt from a shop in Sisters, Oregon. You see, I am the oldest of three sisters....

Annie’s

Annie’s has a system to encourage a path of creation by offering a new craft skill kit each month. Check out this link and get started on your creative touches.

Confident Stitch

Confident Stitch brings unique, interesting, fun and high quality fabrics, patterns and gadgets to your shopping experience.

Sewing Machines Plus

Sewing Machines Plus has all you need for quilting, garment construction or machine embroidery. They have machines, accessories and tools to meet your request.

The Journey

  As I polish and hone my own crocheting and knitting skills I find myself in need of tools to contain and easily locate yarn, needles etc and secure them from prying paws.  I have 2 Lancashire Heelers who play with yarn like cats.  I found these on Amazon. ...