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Boro Mending Style Boxed Corner Tote

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

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

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

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

Brother Machines Sparks Creativity

Brother Machines Sparks Creativity

July 15, 2016By Brother SewsArticles 3 Comments

Style and creativity fueled the inspiration of Rock Paper Scissors, an Authorized Brother Dealer and the hottest cross-crafting store in the Montclair, New Jersey area. Known as one of the most eclectic stores of its kind, owner Beth Rowan describes her store as far from traditional. She and her staff make and wear their own … Read More

Double Bars Quilt Block

Double Bars Quilt Block

July 13, 2016By Heather JonesProjects, Quilting 2 Comments

This great oversized block is the perfect way to showcase your favorite printed fabrics, although I think it would work beautifully in all solids, too. I’m using yardage here, but this pattern would work great with pre-cut strips as well! Here’s the pattern and tutorial for one Double Bars block, that measures 16 ½” x … Read More