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Everyday is a Reason to Celebrate!

Have you ever heard the quote by Hester Browne, “Always keep a bottle of champagne in the fridge for special occasions. Sometimes the special occasion is that you’ve got a bottle of champagne in the fridge.”? I took this quote … Continue reading

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Write For Creative Machine Embroidery Magazine

WRITE FOR   What to Know Before Submitting Story Proposals Creative Machine Embroidery welcomes article and project ideas from you. Before you send a query, please read these guidelines to help ensure your success. Who We Are Creative Machine Embroidery … Continue reading

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Summer Sewing: 4 Totally Awesome Tote Bag Patterns

I like my bags big and with easy access to all my stuff, which these days includes diapers in two sizes, random toys, and (always) fruit snacks, so totes are my go-to. Casual, durable, and big, they’re good for so … Continue reading

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Join Mark Lipinski and the Slow Stitching Movement Web Seminar

This NEW and ILLUMINATING web seminar introduces a revolution within the yarn, textile and needlework industries: The Slow Stitching Movement, launched by international quilt and fiber art personality Mark Lipinski. With Mark as your inspiration and guide, The Slow Stitching … Continue reading

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Hurt Book Sale notice: Meet The Dressmaking Technique Bible

In the winter, you’ll find me knee-deep in quilting mode, but summer….summer is for easy, breezy garment sewing. And this summer, I’m hoping to beef up my garment-sewing know-how, with a little help from The Dressmaking Technique Bible. This book … Continue reading

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Need A New Sewing Machine? HUSQVARNA VIKING is having the Biggest Sale of the Year!

HUSQVARNA VIKING is having  the Biggest Sale of the Year! The biggest sale of the year is going on right now at HUSQVARNA VIKING retailers. Sewing, embroidery machines and embroidery software are up to 30% off MSRP June 1-14. Click … Continue reading

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Happy Summer! From Creative Machine Embroidery!

    We at Creative Machine Embroidery would like to extend our thanks to you with a 40% off discount at our Shop Sew it All website. All you have to do is enter the SSIA40 code and enjoy all … Continue reading

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TGIF and a Giveaway from CME

Did you see in the Creative Machine Embroidery magazine Mar/April 2015 issue that we have a giveaway of the wildly popular book Freehand Machine Embroidery by Poppy Treffry? Well, we do! And here it is. This book will get you … Continue reading

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Bead Embroidery Giveaway!

This is for all of you embroidery enthusiast out there! Have you been noticing all of the lovely beaded embellishments right now? Everywhere I look! Handbags, Peter Pan collars, shoulder embellishments, ballet flats, denim jeans and statement necklaces, oh my! … Continue reading

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Embroidery Design Inspiration

Spring Stitching The weather’s warming up and everything’s coming to life again! Including my inspiration. After the long, cold winter, the green of grass and new leaves and the chirping of birds has me thinking of a new grocery tote … Continue reading

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