Open a Sewing and Alterations Business

Open a Sewing and Alterations Business with These Free Video Lessons

[embedyt] http://www.youtube.com/embed?listType=playlist&list=PL8RfVh9YTyOvDSQxCAEFpclhh5-uNgn1F[/embedyt] This free video playlist created by Alterations by Phyllis covering specific alteration techniques that will give you an excellent start to a prosperous alterations business.  Phyllis also covers how to successfully run an alterations business in your own home.  She shares her tips and experience with over 15 free videos! Update and freshen … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Home Sewing Business Advice

Home Sewing Business Advice

If you are thinking about taking your passion for sewing and creating beautiful garments, and pouring it all into a home business, you won’t want to miss this free video series from Eryn Shields of Style Sew Me.  Eryn offers valuable advice for starting and growing your home sewing business. Information on balancing family, job, and sewing … [ Read More at SWN! ]

A Look Inside America's Textile Mills and Factories

A Look Inside America’s Textile Mills and Factories

Check out INSIDE AMERICA’S TEXTILE FACTORIES AND MILLS by Susan from Sew Whats New at Mode “NY-based photographer Chris Payne’s latest work Textiles takes us behind the doors of America’s textile industry. To highlight the roots of this industry, Payne has chosen to photograph factories and mills located in the Northeast where it was born. … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Spout Baby Quilt Pattern

Mid-Coast Woman Creates Quilting Pattern Business! WMTW News 8

After moving to mid-coast Maine, Kathryn Simel  started a creative second career as a quilt pattern designer when a local quilt shop owner encouraged her to write and publish her unique coastal and nautical-style patterns.  In Wednesday’s Your Money, WMTW News 8’s Meghan Torjussen spoke to Kathryn Simel from Cushing who turned her passion into a paycheck. Learn … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Little Pincushion Studio - Sewing Lessons in a Pink Vintage Shasta Airflyte Camper

Little Pincushion Studio – Sewing Lessons in a Pink Vintage Shasta Airflyte Camper

WASHINGTON POST PUBLISHED: SATURDAY, JULY 25, 2015 AT 12:30 AM Annabel Wrigley, a DIY maven and mother of two, runs Little Pincushion Studio in Warrenton, Va., where she teaches kids how to sew. Wrigley runs Little Pincushion Studio, where she teaches kids how to sew and writes about crafting projects for her book series, “We Love … [ Read More at SWN! ]