Tag Archives: sewing

Father’s Day embroidery

Hello all! I’ve been trying to think of a fun, creative way to celebrate Father’s Day–for my dad and my husband (who will be a dad in about 4 weeks if I have this baby as scheduled!). Thankfully I can … Continue reading

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Operation Sewing up Afghanistan

Read this inspiring article about Operation Sewing Up Afghanistan: “Operation Sewing up Afghanistan completes first stitch” Story by Sgt. Katryn McCalment Combined Joint Special Operations Task Force – Afghanistan Media Operations Center KONAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan – The noise of 14 … Continue reading

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Simplicity Design Challenge

Simplicity Creative Group wants to work with you to invent a new & innovative machine or device that aids, simplifies and/or improves crafting, needlework, quilting & sewing activities. Simplicity has a line of machines which make a tedious or difficult … Continue reading

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FREE CME eBook!

Download the free e-Book “Cutwork Projects” brought to you by the editors of CME. This free e-Book contains instructions for making four cute cutwork projects, including a stylish floral blouse, fashionable asymmetrical top, adorable straw flower bag and  cheery bunny … Continue reading

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Dress for Success

Baby Lock recently stitched hundreds of scarves for Dress for Success, which is an organization that helps disadvantaged women transition back into the workforce by providing professional attire, confidence-building support and career development tools. Each participating woman receives one suit … Continue reading

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My Favorite Sewing Book Contest

Bernina of America Inc., is hosting the My Favorite Sewing Book Contest. Simply visit the Bernina Blog and leave a comment stating your favorite sewing book and why it’s important to you. The winner will receive  several sewing books and … Continue reading

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Queensland Flood Appeal

The flooding in northern Australia has devastated many towns and cities. Half a million people don’t have electricity, almost 12,000 homes are completely flooded while almost 15,000 homes are partially flooded and people have lost their lives in the flash … Continue reading

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Sew it All Volume 2

Check out Sew it All Volume 2. The follow-up to the widely popular volume I edition includes 50 fun and simple projects for every season, such as a stylish fleece scarf, flirty A-line skirt, cute light switch cover and a … Continue reading

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We want to hear from you!

Hello CME readers! As the end of the year approaches, we are embarking on our 10th anniversary! Can you believe that it’s been 10 years since the start of Creative Machine Embroidery magazine? We want to know: How many of … Continue reading

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Project Runway Episode 2

Episode two of Project Runway aired last Thursday, and this time the designers faced the challenge of making fashions that represented the Marie Claire woman–a sexy, confident, practical and fashion-forward woman. Some designers nailed the challenge, while others struggled, with … Continue reading

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