openwork embroidery

All You Need to Know About Embroidery

Embroidery is the art of creating designs on fabric using thread and needles. This technique was derived from one of our oldest skills—sewing. For centuries, trading textiles was a very lucrative business. The trade saw the exchange of ideas between people from many different countries. Therefore,…
Young Woman's Hands with Thimble and Sewing Needle Quilting

Why Learn to Quilt?

Have you ever thought about learning to quilt? Maybe you’re an aspiring quilter who’s just getting started sewing and would like to make a quilt for a friend or family member. Perhaps you already know how to sew or are learning, and you’d like to quilt but it seems like a daunting task to take…