EverSewn Sparrow Sewing Machine Review


We have a very active classroom at Crosscut Sewing Co.! Over the last year we have held hundreds of classes with students of all ages. The majority of our students, both young and old are beginners. When introducing students to sewing, I want it to be fun and not frustrating. My heart sinks when I hear that someone went to a big box store and bought a $99 machine. I know that they potentially have hours of jammed machines, threading issues, tension issues and frustration…

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Fabric Basket Sewing Pattern & Kit in Three Sizes


Luckily, I like to organize!  I say luckily because with a fabric shop and sewing classroom, there is a lot that needs to be kept tidy.  I wanted to make some fabric bins or baskets for a while.  I tried several different methods, interfacings and stabilizers and they just weren’t what I was going for.  I wanted a really sturdy basket with handles.  More like a box, really.  So, I decided to try using a cardboard box.  Voila, just what I wanted.  It took a…

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We Are Open! Visit Our Open House on Saturday 11/12/16


The shop is open!  After months of building shelves and opening boxes and moving things all around, we are open!  I have been blow away by the support from the local community.  Thank you all for stopping by and for spreading the word.  I would like to extend a special thanks to Craig, Steve, Laura, Sue and Liz for their help getting everything ready.   If you stop in you are bound to meet them at some point!

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