Martha’s Sewing Room Series 2900

Martha's Sewing Room


2901 – Cover Stitch Pintucks By Serger
Creating cover stitch pintucks on a serger; Sew Quick, Sew Easy baby booties and “baby bootie” pincushion; hand embroidered field roses and cross on a Christening gown; Circus Babies pillow home dec project.  Guests: Missy Billingsley, Beverley Sheldrick

2902 – Blanket Stitch by Serger
Techniques on blanket stitching by serger; Sew Quick, Sew Easy serged blanket edging; candlewicking machine embroidery technique; Rickrack and Lacy Fancy band on a quilting project. Guests: Sue Hausmann, Denise Applegate-Schober

2903 — Madeira Applique
Madeira appliqué technique on a daygown; Sew Quick, Sew Easy monogrammed sachet; tip on attaching the hoop for hand embroidery; creating a pintucked bodice on a doll dress. Guests: Nina McVeigh, Wendy Schoen

2904 — Serger Pleating and Smocking
“Pleating and smocking” on a serger; Sew Quick, Sew Easy credit card/business card case; hand embroidered rosebud with flystitch tendrils on a Christening gown and blanket; creating a linen apron from ready-to-embroider linens. Guests: Margaret Tully, Beverley Sheldrick

2905 – Easy Ruffles
Creating ruffles using a machine ruffler attachment; Sew Quick, Sew Easy notions box; designer techniques demonstration of perfect piping; techniques for using the extra large hoop for machine embroidery. Guests: Shirley Schooley, Kathy Barnard, Denise Applegate-Schober

2906 – Embellishing with Fonts
Using built-in machine letters to create decorative stitching embellishments; Sew Quick, Sew Easy “embellished with fonts” birth announcement card; hand embroidered colonial knot flowers on a baby daygown and christening gown; pintuck and lace fancy band on a doll dress. Guests: June Mellinger, Wendy Schoen

2907 –Sewing Machine Needles-Needle Specifics
Needle selection for various fabrics and threads; designer technique demonstration on slotted seams; hand embroidered fluffy rose on a christening gown and booties; flower embellishment on a child’s purse. Guests: Steve Butler, Kathy Barnard, Beverley Sheldrick, Erin Hardin

2908 – Serger Shadow Work
Serger shadow work on a baby bubble yoke; Sew Quick, Sew Easy baby bib with quick serger binding; hand embroidered woven spider; needle tips for machine embroidery. Guests: Peggy Dilbone, Sandy Jenkins, Denise Applegate-Schober

2909 – Collar Adaptations
Collar Adaptation techniques; hand embroidered granito stitch; Madeira window on the Puffing Madeira Quilt. Guests: Louise Cutting, Wendy Schoen

2910 – Belt Loops by Serger
Techniques on creating belt loops by serger; Sew Quick, Sew Easy appliqué greeting card; hand embroidered lilies on a christening gown; creating a sewing wallet. Guests: Steve Jeffery, Beverley Sheldrick

2911 – Embellished Piping
Embellishing piping on a baby daygown; Sew Quick, Sew Easy baby hanger cover; designer technique segment on bias shell trim; machine embroidery with free motion. Guests: Deb Yedziniak, Amelia Johanson, Denise Applegate-Schober

2912 – Satin Stitch Applique with Quilting
Techniques for satin stitch appliqué with quilting; tucks and lace pillow home dec project; mitered fancy band on a doll dress; hand embroidered lazy daisy flowers on a baby daygown and christening gown. Guests: Patrick Lose, Wendy Schoen

2913 – Stabilizing Everyday Fabrics
Techniques for stabilizing everyday fabrics for sewing; mitered band with puffing on the Puffing Madeira Quilt; Sew Quick, Sew Easy textured pillow; hand embroidered picot lace. Guests: Kay Brooks, Sandy Jenkins