Martha’s Sewing Room Series 2200

Martha's Sewing Room


Video 2200-A
2201 – Weddings on a Budget
A wedding dress, veil and garter for less than $100; “Madeira Magic” ring bearer’s pillow; blanket stitch appliqué on “Bonnet Kids” quilt; shadow stitch by hand; Sewing from the Heart. Guest: Wendy Schoen2202 – Circular Stitching
Sewing machine attachments make sewing circles easy; embellishing with bias; quilted greeting card; “hot pads” for your fingers; antique baby gown technique “double pleats; fabric yo-yos for kid’s. Guests: Chris Tryon, Claudia Newton

2203 – Piecing and Binding
Mitered sashings for a child’s quilt; using a mechanical binder for the sewing machine; quick terry baby bib; ribbon and lace fancy band doll dress; silk ribbon frogs; Sewing from the Heart. Guests: Marlis Bennet, Beverley Sheldrick

2204 – Raw Edge Appliqué
Child’s quilt with raw edge appliqué; stipple quilting with blendable threads; colonial knot to attach a ribbon bow; painted flowerpot with paint pens for kids; Sewing from the Heart. Guests: Ann Regal, Wendy Schoen, Joanna Pullen

2205 – Serged Edges
“Dad’s Barbeque Apron” with serged edges; “Seams Sew Easy” pillow with exposed seams; reverse appliqué on “The Old Woman and the Shoe” quilt; antique baby gown tatting and rickrack insertion; zippered bag for kids. Guests: Steve Jeffery, Louise Baird, Claudia Newton

Video 2200-B
2206 – Fitting Men’s Patterns
Fitting patterns for men’s shirts; “Lacy Photo Mat” craft; rickrack with lace insertion fancy band for a doll’s dress; silk ribbon embroidered bees; Sewing from the Heart. Guests: Lisa Shanley, Ph.D., Paul Shanley, Beverley Sheldrick

2207 – Heirloom Sewing by Serger
Serger techniques: attaching bridging and lace to fabric, creating tucks, quilting, quick baby bonnet; “Chenille Patchwork” pillow; Sewing from the Heart. Guest: Kathy McMakin

2208 – Faux Suede Appliqué
“Bunny Love” changing pad with faux suede appliqué; tips on closing a turn-through opening; squeaker bib with outline embroidery; “Doorknob Hanger” for kids to make; Madeira appliqué heart by hand, Madeira style. Guests: Darlene Guillory, Joanna Pullen, Wendy Schoen.

2209 – Cathedral Windows
Cathedral windows with decorative stitch machine embroidery and colored pencils; machine-embroidered fabric baskets; yarn hair and flowers for “The Old Woman and the Shoe” quilt; antique baby gown technique “cascading ruffles;” kid’s tote bag. Guests: Pam Mahshie, Louise Baird, Claudia Newton

Video 2200-C
2210 – Stippling Made Easy
Tips and tricks for stippling; making and attaching baby piping; placemat purses; doll dressing with entredeux and gathered lace; cats and dragonflies in silk ribbon embroidery. Guests: Connie Palmer, Beverley Sheldrick

2211 – Crazy Patch
Crazy patch technique for a purse embellished with bobbin work and couching; purse construction; crazy patch eyeglass case; antique baby gown technique bias neck binding; Madeira appliqué and quilting with invisible thread and wash-away basting thread.  Guests: Barbara Randle, Louise Baird

2212 – Quilting from the Heart
Quilting for a cure; “sit-on-it” notions organizer; book cover; lace scallops doll dressing; sheep and daisies silk ribbon embroidery; Sewing from the Heart. Guests: Melody Good, Beverley Sheldrick

2213 – Chenille Shapes
Teddy bears and bindings from chenille; ribbon watchband; antique baby gown technique “entredeux to fabric;” point de Paris hand embroidery stitch. Guests: Charlotte Gallaher, Wendy Schoen