Category Archives: Shop Talk

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Support the Little Guys

This post has been quite some time in coming. It’s something that I’ve been thinking about a lot andClick here to view the full post »

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Back to Business as Usual

Friends, thank you for your sweet sentiments in my last post. I needed a break. A good long break. It’s not beenClick here to view the full post »

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the Fashionable Stitch Classroom!

Oh my goodness – time flies! I can’t actually believe that January has come and gone. Wow! I have lots andClick here to view the full post »

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Behind the Scenes December Edition

I thought this might be fun to start and admittedly I love reading Tasia’s posts on her burgeoning business everyClick here to view the full post »

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Facts About Shop Stuff

Friends, thank you for your patience as I’ve been getting used to my new role as retail shop owner. I reallyClick here to view the full post »

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Owning a Brick & Mortar Shop is Hard Work!

I’d totally be lying if I didn’t tell you that I’m soooooooo tired right now. It’s been aClick here to view the full post »

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A Fashionable Stitch enters a new phase….

You guys, I’ve got some really really big news. My apologies for my absence here. I feel like I’ve beenClick here to view the full post »

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Shop Update!

Well, hello there! I’ve been MIA for a little bit now and believe me, I know that I owe y’all some posts onClick here to view the full post »

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Quick PSA

That’s Public Service Announcement, in case you didn’t know. I usually don’t know what those types ofClick here to view the full post »

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How to Trace Sewing Patterns

I distinctly recall my first purchase of a Burda World of Fashion magazine (which by the way, is now BurdaStyleClick here to view the full post »

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For the Love of Seam Binding

Rayon seam binding has been in the shop for a little while now (and I just updated some new colors too!) and since I&#Click here to view the full post »

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Loot

I recall typing earlier this year that I would be attending the American Sewing Expo in Novi, Michigan. Janet Pray (yesClick here to view the full post »

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Shop News!

Well, friends, its time to have a chat about the shop and where its headed. This is not a post about closing – soClick here to view the full post »

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Giveaway Winner!

Hey Everyone! Just popping in with last week’s giveaway winner of the Colette Patterns $25 shop credit. KatieClick here to view the full post »

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Shop Sale!

It’s been like, FOREVER since I had a shop sale! You might even ask what I’ve been up to and why I haven&#Click here to view the full post »

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On the Merits of Stay Tape

You know, I never used to believe in stay tape. I thought it was a bunch of malarkey. I was really into only doing stayClick here to view the full post »

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Shop Update ~ Silk Pins, Ribbons & Stay Tape!

A few more acquisitions made it into the shop this week! First off, there’s a couple of new petersham ribbonClick here to view the full post »

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Shop Talk ~ Chalk Pens & Rulers, Oh My!

Hey friends, its been awhile since I’ve done a proper shop update here and there are just a few new things I&#Click here to view the full post »

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Colette Patterns Spring/Summer Lineup!

Colette Patterns Spring/Summer patterns are now available – I die! Sarai asked me to give a mention when theClick here to view the full post »

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the Belts

Aren’t they fun? So, I decided this month that I was going to tackle making each and every belt and buckle kitClick here to view the full post »

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Happiness Comes Wrapped in a Package

I’ve been busily doing some inventory, purchasing and redoing some packaging for the shop. I thought I would dropClick here to view the full post »

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In the Shop: Gift Certificates, Minoru Jacket & Sale!

I hope you all had a great weekend! I did! Yay! Thanksgiving was wonderful – and I got to go through myClick here to view the full post »

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Petersham vs. Grosgrain

I remember the first time I handled petersham ribbon. It was on a skirt that I prize and still have and I went in searchClick here to view the full post »

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gratitude

Dear, dear Readers – Thank you so much for your heart felt sentiments concerning the passing of my grandma. I readClick here to view the full post »