“MAKE IT WITH WOOL” Contest Winners Receive Brother Sewing Machines

September 12, 2016By Brother SewsArticles, Garment, Sewing 2 Comments

Brother Donates Two Simplicity® by Brother Sewing Machines to Unique Sewing Competition Brother continues to support young sewing enthusiasts and this year was no exception, as they generously donated two Simplicity® by Brother sewing machines as prizes to the two runners-up of the National Make it With Wool Competition that was held in Scottsdale, AZ, … Read More

Tutorial: How to Quilt Faux Leather

August 26, 2016By Angela WolfQuilting, Sewing, Tutorial 2 Comments

Faux leather and vinyl fabrics are currently trending for garments, accessories and home decor. Here are a few tips for customizing your faux leather and vinyl fabrics with quilting. Sewing machine: DreamWeaver™ XE VM6200D Features: • Mu-Vit™ Digital Dual Feed Foot • Sew Straight™ Laser Vision Guide Supplies: • faux leather or vinyl fabric • … Read More

Boro Mending Style Boxed Corner Tote

August 22, 2016By Amy RehBeinSewing 6 Comments

I’ve been so inspired by Japanese Boro Mending lately and wondered… could I use The Dream Fabric Frame to create the look of the Boro Mending on a tote bag? Essentially we’d be creating the fabric panels on The Dream Fabric Frame and I was right, we could! I opted to use a heavy duck … Read More

Finding Dory Dress with New iBroidery Designs

August 17, 2016By Janice FergusonEmbroidery, Sewing 24 Comments

Everyone loves Disney/Pixar’s Finding Dory. With your Brother embroidery machine, 4″x4″ frame or larger, you can delight children as they find Dory and her friends on their garments, pillowcases, and other accessories. In a flash, you can download this unlikely school of marine pals at Brother’s iBroidery.com. Each fits in a 4″x4″ frame. With sewing … Read More

VIDEO: Sew a Zipper with the Laser Vision Guide

August 5, 2016By Angela WolfSewing, Tips & Tricks 2 Comments

Brother Machine: DreamWeaver XE VM6200D Features: • Brother Sew Straight™ Laser Vision Guide – available in various Brother sewing machines Supplies: 2 pieces of fabric 2 pieces of fusible interfacing Standard zipper Universal thread Seam gauge Zipper sewing machine foot Fabric pen Sewing in Your Zipper Sewing a zipper has never been easier with the … Read More

This Year’s 2017 Line Up

August 3, 2016By Brother SewsArticles, Embroidery, Quilting, Serger, Sewing 2 Comments

BROTHER CHANGES THE INDUSTRY ONCE AGAIN WITH ITS 2017 LINEUP OF NEW MACHINES AND SOFTWARE We often hear that to be successful in business, one should “do one thing and do it well.” Brother International Corporation has blown that adage away by mastering the ability to lead the industry in multiple categories. Brother is…sewing…embroidery…quilting and … Read More