Korea Quilting Tour Scheduled In October

Sew Many Places has announced a tour of Korea Quilting and Textiles from October 10-19, 2017. Leaving from the United States, this trip will feature tours of Seoul, the Five Palaces, the Museum of Korean Embroidery and the Chojun Textile and Quilt Art Museum. Quilting instructor Alice Ridge will be teaching and leading a workshop project.

For more information, visit http://sewmanyplaces.com/trips/?page=korea_1017

So Sheer Fusible Lightweight Interfacing Offers Stability

So Sheer Fusible, offered by HTC Retail, is designed for use as an interfacing or an underlining to give your garment stability and shape without stiffness.

So Sheer (#1350) is an excellent choice for lightweight and sheer fabrics including knits.

It is pliable enough to drape and roll while durable enough for buttonholes. It is especially suitable for use with jerseys and other stretch fabrics as it will float with the fabric without hindering movement.

It is a sheer fusible knit made of 100% polyester and is dry cleanable or washable. It comes in 20-inch x 30-yard bolts in black and white.

For more information or find the dealer nearest you, visit http://www.htc-retail.com/product-info.php?pid10.html or call (800) 275-4275; fax: (212) 545-0603: e-mail: info@htc-retail.com.

Riley Blake Designs Provides Summertime Fun Quilting Project

Riley Blake Designs has provided a PDF of the Summertime Fun quilt project. Fabric and cutting requirements are provided, along with block assembly, center assembly, and border instructions.

For more information, visit https://www.rileyblakedesigns.com/media/uploads/Free_Quilting_Projects/2015/SummerCelebrationFreeQuiltProject.pdf

Bernina Provides eBook ‘All About Stabilizers’

Bernina has provided a Just Embroider It ebook – “All About Stabilizers.” This ebook covers choosing a stabilizer, the three main types of stabilizers, specialty stabilizers and toppings.  Information is provided on which type of stabilizer is best for particular applications and the best ways to use the different types of stabilizers.

For more information, visit https://www.bernina.com/en-US/Experience-en-US/Embroidery/Embroidery-ebooks/JEIAllAboutStabilizers/BERNINA-JustEmbroiderIt-eBook-Stabilizers.pdf

Advanced Embroidery Designs Offers Purse With Flower Embroidery Project

Advanced Embroidery Design has provided a project to make a cosmetic or jewelry purse with flower embroidery. A list of supplies and illustrated instructions show all that is needed to complete your own 8” x 10” purse.

HTC Sheer D’Light Light Weight 2102-7, http://www.htc-retail.com/product-info.php?pid17.html , is a lightweight fusible stabilizer that is made of polyester, which is ideal for light fabrics and can be machine washed and dried, making it perfect for a project like this.

For more information, visit https://www.advanced-embroidery-designs.com/projects2016/JewelryPurse.html

Sewing Stitching & Handcraft Show Announced In Australia

The Sewing Stitching and Handcraft Show is being held in Adelaide, Australia July 14-16, 2017. With workshops and seminars, and many exhibitor displays, this show also features the Festival of Quilts and the Scrapbooking and Papercraft show.

For more information, visit http://www.kjex.com.au/Sewing%20Show.html

Workroom Social Offers Weekend Swimwear Sewing Class

Workroom Social in Brooklyn, New York is offering a Weekend Swimwear Sewing Intensive class. Designed for advanced-beginners to intermediate-level sewers, this class will teach the skills needed to sew a professionally finished swimsuit. In 16 hours over two days, students will cover prep, specialty stitches, edge finishes and handling stretchy fabrics. The next class is offered in June 2017.

For more information, visit http://workroomsocial.com/shop/classes/swimwear-sewing-class/