Beauty and the Beast Spa Wrap

March 17, 2017By Janice FergusonEmbroidery, Sewing, Tutorial 14 Comments

Pamper your little beauty with this fanciful but useful spa wrap. Embellished with one of Disney’s NEW Beauty and the Beast designs from iBroidery.com and constructed on my Brother Dream Machine® Innov-ís XV8500D, it is a fun and easy project. My granddaughter loves hers for a beach cover up and for after shower. What a … Read More

Video: Scanning Your Handwriting

January 23, 2017By Angela WolfEmbroidery, Tutorial 10 Comments

Scanning Your Handwriting on THE Dream Machine Personalizing gifts is one of my favorite things to do with embroidery. When I got THE Dream Machine and realized that I could scan in my handwriting and drawings, it was the perfect way for me to create the ultimate personalized gifts for family and friends! When better … Read More

Video Sew-A-Long: Manicure Bag Part 4

October 25, 2016By Angela WolfSew-A-Long, Sewing 2 Comments

Part 4: Decorative Stitching Welcome to part 4 of the Nail Bag Sew-A-Long! In the first three parts we have assembled the bag, inserted the elastic, learned how to sew in the metal zippers and how to work with vinyl. Now we’re up to Decorative Stitching. This is the fun part! Whatever decorative stitches you … Read More

Asian-Inspired Sleepwear on It’s Sew Easy TV

October 16, 2016By It's Sew EasyGarment, Sewing, Tutorial No Comments

Embroidered Pajama Set with Asian Accents on It’s Sew Easy (Episode 1107-2) Embroidery educator and Sews Specialist Joanne Banko creates beautiful, Asian-inspired sleepwear with embroidered details and stylish closures. Using THE Dream Machine, she’ll show you how to create beautifully embellished Asian-Inspired Pajamas on this episode of It’s Sew Easy. Supplies: Brother XV8500D Sewing and … Read More

Mickey & Friends Halloween Wall Hanging

October 3, 2016By Janice FergusonEmbroidery, Quilting, Sewing 30 Comments

Celebrate Halloween with this spooktacular, kid-pleasing Disney themed wall-hanging. Gather up some burlap, Brother’s NEW Disney Halloween iBroidery collection from ibroidery.com and some seasonal fabric to discover and master a unique and easy faux quilting technique. Machine Used: XV8500D THE Dream Machine™ Features: SA196 The MuVit™ Dual Feed Foot Sew Straight™ 2 Laser Vision Guide … Read More

Restyle a T-Shirt with Embroidery on It’s Sew Easy TV

August 28, 2016By It's Sew EasyEmbroidery 4 Comments

Eileen Roche Shows How To Restyle a T-Shirt with Embroidery on It’s Sew Easy (Episode 1104-1) Make a truly personal style statement. Embroidery expert Eileen Roche restyles a T-shirt with Embroidery on It’s Sew Easy. She adds laces to create a boutique look. Eileen uses Brother International Corporation’s embroidery sewing machine with digitized embroidery designs … 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

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