Re-fashioning, Re-styling and Re-freshing your Wardrobe Part ll

Hi everyone, If you live in the Silver Spring, Wheaton, MD area please join us for Part ll of this series with Silver Spring Sewing Sisters. All sewing levels are welcomed to attend. Our students have made such great progress in one month with the items they brought in to the previous class. Now isContinue reading “Re-fashioning, Re-styling and Re-freshing your Wardrobe Part ll”

Another student making great strides Re-styling and Re-fashioning

Sew Frugal just loves to tout the successes of our Silver Spring Sewing Sisters. About a month ago we had our first in a series of Refashioning/Restyling classes where we discussed creative ideas for reinvigorating the wardrobe. All participants in the class brought in clothing that needed some sort of alteration or restyling.  Today we’re happyContinue reading “Another student making great strides Re-styling and Re-fashioning”

Silver Spring Sewing Sisters Beginning Sewing Class (3rd Session)

I’m so proud of the ladies who are part of this group. They are truly inspiring and they work so hard to get it right and get it done. Great job ladies. Today was our Basic Sewing Class for beginner Sewists.  And what did we make?? Sewing Aprons!! We used Muslin fabric, flat quarters and grosgrain ribbon. Sew muchContinue reading “Silver Spring Sewing Sisters Beginning Sewing Class (3rd Session)”

Silver Spring Sewing Sisters Sewing Class 6/5/11

Hi Ladies!! Let’s “Jump Start Your Sewing Machines” Session III June 5, 2011 from 2-4pm This is a basic group sewing class and you will be sewing in this class. You will leave with a completed sewing project. We will work quickly and you will learn a lot in two hours. Please come on timeContinue reading “Silver Spring Sewing Sisters Sewing Class 6/5/11”

Refashioning and Restyling Class Recap

Creativity –noun 1. the state or quality of being creative. 2. the ability to transcend traditional ideas, rules, patterns, relationships, or the like, and to create meaningful new ideas, forms, methods, interpretations, etc.; originality, progressiveness, or imagination: Creativity is what Silver Spring Sewing Sisters  Refashioning/Restyling Class is all about. Participants in the class brought inContinue reading “Refashioning and Restyling Class Recap”

Re-Styling your Wardrobe with Silver Spring Sewing Sisters

On May 15th from 2-4pm Silver Spring Sewing Sisters a Burda Style Sewing Club will have our 4th Sewing Meetup at Wheaton Public Library. What does it mean to restyle clothing? It means taking something from your closet and breathing new life into it by taking it apart, adding something to it or making alterationsContinue reading “Re-Styling your Wardrobe with Silver Spring Sewing Sisters”

Designer Showcase, Social and Fabric Swap

This evening Silver Spring Sewing Sisters met for dinner, socializing and a little fabric swapping. We had such a great time-sharing sewing stories, creative ideas and projects. We had members present from every sewing level. Projects from Halloween costumes, corsets, dresses to shirts and scarves. Our class is growing and is well on its way to beingContinue reading “Designer Showcase, Social and Fabric Swap”