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Inside a Splendid Embroidered Vest

Inside a Splendid Embroidered Vest

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Eye Candy Supreme! Every now and then, I come across a piece at a flea market that I have no hope of wearing, but it's so splendid that I can't leave it behind. This is one such piece.

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A Vintage Blouse Embellished with Soutache Braid

A Vintage Blouse Embellished with Soutache Braid

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Looking at vintage garments can inspire your sewing and can be a great teaching tool.

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Snowflakes are no longer needed! The Winter Wonderland is complete!

Snowflakes are no longer needed! The Winter Wonderland is complete!

Thanks to all who assisted The Connecticut PTSA's snowflake efforts.

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The Winner of All Sewn Up is...

The Winner of "All Sewn Up" is...

Check to see if you've won!

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Using Buttons as Embellishment

Using Buttons as Embellishment

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Find out what Kenneth D. King created when he inherited 75 pounds of antique uniform buttons.

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A Beautiful Embroidered Beaded Bodice

A Beautiful Embroidered Beaded Bodice

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Check out the complex combination of embroidery found on this beaded bodice.

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An Exquisite Beaded Embroidery Sleeve

An Exquisite Beaded Embroidery Sleeve

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This is an eye-candy post, where you get to see some stellar embroidery examples.

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How to Make Ribbon Trim

How to Make Ribbon Trim

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Learn how to sew an easy but beautiful manipulated-ribbon trim that can be used in a variety of applications!

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BOOK GIVEAWAY: Sweet Stitches from the Heart

BOOK GIVEAWAY: "Sweet Stitches from the Heart"

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More than 70 project ideas and 900 stitch motifs are included in this book and will provide you with an embroidery bonanza!

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How to Create Free-Motion Embroidery Buttons

How to Create Free-Motion Embroidery Buttons

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Covered buttons offer an easy introduction to machine-embroidered embellishment.

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Embroiderers, or those who love it--some good news!

Embroiderers, or those who love it--some good news!

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There is going to be a conference on embroidery in November 2011, sponsored by two of the premiere embroidery houses in the world--Penn and Fletcher in New York, and Hand and Lock, London!

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MAGAZINE GIVEAWAY: Designer Techniques

MAGAZINE GIVEAWAY: "Designer Techniques"

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Our readers asked for a special issue about designer techniques. Now you can win this issue!

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What are Your Favorite Embroidery Software Features?

What are Your Favorite Embroidery Software Features?

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New embroidery software creates precision cuts as well as stitched designs.

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Museum Exhibit: Fashioning Fashion: European Dress in Detail

Museum Exhibit: Fashioning Fashion: European Dress in Detail

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This extensive collection of European garments from the period 1700-1915 will amaze you.

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The Bullfighters Jacket

The Bullfighter's Jacket

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Pure eye candy--a magnificent example of gold bullion work for you to savor!

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More Vintage Inspiration

More Vintage Inspiration

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Take a look at this sampling of exquisite vintage garments; This time from the collection of a murder-mystery writer, who uses them for inspiration.

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And the Winners of Bags in Bloom are...

And the Winners of Bags in Bloom are...

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Find out if you are a lucky winner in our book giveaway.

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Book Giveaway: Bags in Bloom

Book Giveaway: Bags in Bloom

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Enter to win a copy of Susan Cariello's exciting new book, Bags in Bloom

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Book Giveaway: Stitch-Opedia

Book Giveaway: Stitch-Opedia

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Find out how to win one of two copies of Stitch-Opedia!

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Working with Embellished Fabrics, Part I

Working with Embellished Fabrics, Part I

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Embellished fabrics can be intimidating to work with. Care and effort, however, could yield beautiful results.

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