One year Anniversary of Silver Spring Sewing Society

I can honestly say that I owe a huge debt of gratitude to the members of Silver Spring Sewing Society (SSSS) for my current opinion of the DMV. You see after relocating to this area just three years ago I wanted nothing more than to return home to Chicago. I was the official “Debbie Downer”Continue reading “One year Anniversary of Silver Spring Sewing Society”

No Project Runway, However we Sewists enjoyed ourselves anyway

Sometimes you have to take the good with the bad. Last night Silver Spring Sewing Sisters met for our Final Refashioning & Restyling Meetup at Eggspectation in Silver Spring. After sharing a few ideas on refashioning and discussing our upcoming meetups we ordered dinner and began anxiously awaiting the start of Project Runway. Heather showed us aContinue reading “No Project Runway, However we Sewists enjoyed ourselves anyway”

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”