Small Business Saturday


We’re so excited to be apart of Small Business Saturday again this year! We love the appreciation American Express has for small businesses like us. Shop with us on Saturday, November 29th, using your American Express card and you’ll get $10 back.

It’s easy peasy! All you have to do is register your American Express card, then spend $10 or more at our little shop on Saturday, and BAM! You get $10 back from American Express! Yay, free fabric money!!!

Hope to see you all Saturday!

Winner of the Kiss Dot bundle!

The winner of our newsletter giveaway is Karen Ivie!  Congratulations Karen, you won the beautiful bundle of Kiss Dot fabric by Michael Miller!


Thanks to all who entered.  If you’d like to get this bundle yourself, just hop on over here.  Thank you for supporting Sew Modern!

Gifts We Love, Part 1

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The winter holidays are officially upon us, so it’s time to set aside those WIPs and start sewing some holiday gifts! But what to get those special people in your life that have sewn it all themselves? Your quilt guild friends? Your mom? Your sister? Or maybe your significant other is flummoxed by what to get YOU […]

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A Peek at Quilt Market


On Friday, there were Schoolhouses all day.  What’s a Schoolhouse? It’s 1/4  to  1/2 hour sessions that introduce you to new books, products, fabric lines, etc. It’s kind of like Speed Dating. Elizabeth Hartman showing off her beauties from Patchwork City.  Look how she matches her quilt!  She’s adorbs. Melissa Lunden, whose patterns we’ve loved for […]

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Fabric Designers…they’re not just for fabric!


  I know that a lot of people think that if you are a successful fabric designer, you must be raking in the dough.  In reality, most make very little…like pennies per yard!  So it makes sense that they design other things as well. Leah Duncan is one of my favorite fabric designers.  Recently, while shopping […]

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Geometric Bliss Giveaway


Today were giving away an adorable bundle of Geometric Bliss by Jeni Baker for Art Gallery Fabrics  and the winner is…. Pam Truesdell Congratulations! Thanks everyone for entering! Snag your own bundle (or yardage) of Geometric Bliss here

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GIVEAWAY on Kids Clothes Week!


 Meg and Dori run this fun event called Kids Clothes Week and we are so proud to be sponsors! They have written up a lovely post on our shop today and there are instructions for entering the giveaway. Today you can enter to win this: What are you waiting for?! Go NOW!

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The Scout Tee is a pattern by Grainline Studio that we’ve been in love with ever since it came out in PDF form.  But now, there is a printed version and we predict even more Scout Tee love around here! We’re even teaching it as a class! This pattern is so flattering, and because it’s […]

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Winner of the Good Natured Bundle…

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is Leah Newman!  Woo hoo! Thanks to everyone who entered!  You can still get your own cutie bundle by purchasing it HERE. If you wondering how to enter our giveaways, sign up for our newsletter on the bottom right corner of our main page on our website.

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Make or Buy?


  Sometimes you want to make it, and sometimes you just want to buy it. Here we give you some fun suggestions for both!   What a cute vintage dress! Buy it here, or make a similar one with this and this.   Awesome wallet!  Buy it here or make one like it with this and […]

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