Silver Spring Sewing makes Tote Bags

On Sunday afternoon Silver Spring Sewing had our first class of 2012. We made reversible tote bags. This reversible tote bag is the second in a series of 7 tote bags that we will be making over the next 3 months. Each class is designed to help further develop a particular sewing skill. This toteContinue reading “Silver Spring Sewing makes Tote Bags”

Bragging about Silver Spring Sewing Sisters

I’m so proud of the ladies in our sewing group. They are super dedicated to learning to sew and the proof is in the pudding. Look at these ladies finished products and how hard they worked to get them done. Silver Spring Sewing Sisters Rock!!! You go girls!!! We just launched our Facebook Group todayContinue reading “Bragging about Silver Spring Sewing Sisters”

Sharing My Designs

When I began teaching sewing classes earlier this year it was because I realized my life had become void of my passion. I was truly missing doing something that I love which is fun, enjoyable and rewarding.  I have been so inspired since teaching these past few sewing classes.  I’m thankful to the enthusiasm of the studentsContinue reading “Sharing My Designs”

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”

Silver Spring Sewing Sisters, Burda Style Sewing Club

Today Silver Spring Sewing Sisters – Burda Style Sewing Club  (BSSCSS) held the second beginning sewing class at the Wheaton Library in Wheaton, MD. We had a great class with great participation. Students practiced straight stitching, top stitching, learned to take their measurements and read a guide sheet. We are looking forward to our nextContinue reading “Silver Spring Sewing Sisters, Burda Style Sewing Club”

5 Thrifty Things to do this weekend

Looking for some events to attend this weekend? Sew Frugal has 5 things you can add to your agenda Friday, March 25th CLOSET RUNWAY ABOUT CLOSET RUNWAY WHAT IS CLOSET RUNWAY? Closet Runway brings you an exciting real runway experience with cutting-edge, unique fashions and trends from boutiques, designers, and retail stores. We will presentContinue reading “5 Thrifty Things to do this weekend”