Steve Sews Stuff! Bowl cozies, zipper pouches, wrist key fob keychain lanyard, Scrunchies, pocket tissue holders, decorative pillows, quilting and other sewing projects that Steve Sews. Plus Steve blogs about sewing and quilting and other things.
National Sewing Machine Day – a day to honor that machine that is used to attach things to together like fabric. #SewingMachineDay
National Sewing Machine Day
I did not come up with holiday! This holiday honors that invention that we use to sew things, like I use to make face masks and other products here at Steve Sews Stuff
Skilled cabinet-maker and English inventor, Thomas Saint, received the first patent for a design of a sewing machine in 1790. His design was intended for leather and canvas. However, he never advertised it and no evidence of the design, other than his drawings, could be found. In 1874, William Newton Wilson found Saint’s drawings in the London Patent Office. With some minor adjustments, Wilson built a working model. The London Science Museum currently owns Wilson’s model.
The Beautiful Colors of Easter, one of the most cherished holidays in the Christian calendar, is a time of renewal, hope, and celebration. It’s a season that brings with it a burst of vibrant colors, each carrying its own symbolic meaning and significance. Let’s explore the rich tapestry of colors that define this joyous occasion. #Easter
Stitching Easter Delight with Sewing – As the vibrant hues of spring begin to blossom, the air is filled with the sweet anticipation of Easter. This year, why not infuse your celebration with a touch of handmade charm? Embrace the art of sewing to create delightful Easter crafts that will not only adorn your home but also warm your heart.
Leap into Sewing on Leap Day: A Stitch in Time Every Four Years – Leap Day, that elusive 29th of February that graces our calendars once every four years, offers a unique opportunity to embark on new adventures. This Leap Day, consider delving into the world of sewing – a timeless craft that allows you to express your creativity and create functional, beautiful pieces. In this blog post, we’ll explore why Leap Day is an ideal occasion to learn to sew or refine your existing skills.
Porcupine quills used in Embroidery and Sewing — Creativity knows no bounds, from delicate lacework to intricate embroidery, artisans have always sought out unique materials to bring their creations to life. However, one of the most unexpected sources of inspiration comes from an unlikely creature – the porcupine.
Steve Sews Stuff! zipper pouches, bowl cozies, Scrunchies, pocket tissue holders, rice hand warmers, aprons, decorative pillows, fidget marble mazes, Christmas Stockings, baked potato zappers, pot holders, face masks, quilting and other sewing projects that Steve Sews. Plus Steve blogs about sewing and quilting and other things. Plus blogs about sewing and quilting and other things.