In the Dye Studio

In the Dye Studio: The Modern Natural Dyer

"to be lost is to be fully present, and to be fully present is to be capable of being in uncertainty and mystery. And one does not get lost but loses oneself, with the implication that is a consc...
american made

Flock / 1st Edition : From Sheep to Shelf

I learned to spin in 2002 - and instantly became obsessed with the idea of combining fiber types when making yarn. My first goal was to learn about the properties of each type of wool. Feeling con...
alabama chanin

Stitch Exchange: Alabama Studio Sewing Patterns - We have a winner!

Thank you for participating by leaving comments on our previous blog post as to how you would modify an Alabama Chanin garment - and for entering our giveaway. It was fun to hear about your progr...
alabama chanin

Stitch Exchange: Alabama Studio Sewing Patterns

Let's create a scenario. You and I are sitting together, enjoying an afternoon cup of tea, and let's say that the topic of sewing comes up (hopefully), one thing is certain, I will begin to enthu...

Coming Soon: Verb's Newest Sewing Pattern, The Prism Dress!

Hi sewists, there's a new pattern in town! We are releasing our 5th sewing pattern on April 1st (no fooling!), and today we are giving you a little sneak peek! The Prism Dress is a raglan sleeve d...
Stitch Exchange

Stitch Exchange: New Pattern Collection Featuring Verb Yarn!

In April 2013, Bristol Ivy wrote to us and asked us to be part of a very special project that she and five other designers were embarking on. The project sounded intriguing, and the designers -- Br...
Seam Allowance

Stitch Exchange: Introducing the Nell Shirt!

Hello everyone, we have a new sewing pattern!    Nell is a beautiful, softly-shaped shirt with unique collar and cuff details. This shirt draws inspiration from a variety of places. We ...
Fabric

Holiday Stitch Exchange: Pressed Seam Fabric Club!

Hello everyone! I'm excited to announce that our fabric club, Pressed Seam, is open for sign-ups today! As a member you will receive 6 fat quarters each month, shipped on the 1st of the month! Mem...

Holiday Stitch Exchange: New Clover Pattern from Huelo!

We are super excited that our old friend and coworker, Huelo, is continuing her design work and has a brand new pattern out using our yarn Clover! It's a cute hooded cowl, worked in stockinette and...

Holiday Stitch Exchange: Make a Needle Felted Ornament

Materials Needed: Foam block Heavy Gauge Felting Needle 1 oz of Light Brown/golden Wool, merino and corriedale are best .25 oz of Red Wool .25 oz of White Wool Gingerbread Cookie Cutter ...
Fabric

Holiday Stitch Exchange: Top 10 Sewing Gifts

Hi everyone, it's that giving season again!  I hope you are enjoying our holiday gift blog series! It's been really fun to see what others are recommending and to come up with a list myself. I lov...
knitting

Holiday Stitch Exchange: Tasa's Sister Cowl

Today's post is about a little cowl I made for my sister for the upcoming holidays! (Hopefully she's not reading this post.) Where she lives, the winters are much colder than the ones we enjoy here...