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Where I Sew – Victoria Findlay Wolfe

Victoria Findlay Wolfe Studio

I live in NYC, and make one of a kind quilts based off just 15 minutes of improvisational play. I am an author, “15 Minutes of Play,” fabric designer for Newcastle fabrics, with my first line hitting stores in early fall called Sonnet, on the board of the Quilt Alliance and run a community project…

Where I Sew – Rae Hoekstra of Made by Rae

Rae Hoekstra Sewing Room

Rae Hoekstra is the designer and blogger behind Made by Rae. Her sewing pattern designs for women and children include the Washi Dress and Geranium Dress (which has just been released in sizes 6-12 in addition to the original newborn to 5T range), as well as a number of free tutorials and patterns on her blog. Look…

Where I Sew – Latifah Saafir of The Quilt Engineer

Latifah Saafir Sewing Room

I’m Latifah Saafir and I blog at The Quilt Engineer. I live with and help take care of my 92 year old grandfather and I use his dining room table to sew on. It doesn’t reflect my aesthetic but it is sort of fun to sew under the chandelier that he hung years ago and…

Where I Sew – Sarah of Cali Faye Collection

Cali Faye Sewing Room

My minimalistic approach in the children’s fashion world shows not only in the space in which I create but also in the sewing patterns I design. My intention behind every Cali Faye Collection design is clean and simple, yet so appropriate and fun. The space in which my creative energy is focused plays a huge…

Weeks Ringle and Bill Kerr of Modern Quilt Studio – Bainbridge Island Class + Lecture

Bill Kerr and Weeks Ringle

The Bainbridge Island Modern Quilt Guild welcomes Bill Kerr and Weeks Ringle to the island this Friday and Saturday, July 26 and 27 2013, for the following events: Lecture by Weeks Ringle – The Quiltmaker’s Journey: Ours + Yours This lecture will be held on Friday evening, July 26 in the auditorium at the Bainbridge…

Where I Sew – Kenna Ogg of Madison Cottage Design

Madison Cottage Design

I was working for an assortment of vendors at the quilts shows and eventually got my butt in gear and started designing patterns. Madison Cottage Design is on its second year. I wholesale only and still do shows with other vendors. I love my little sewing room, even though my table is always a mess,…

Where I Sew – Allison Harris of Cluck Cluck Sew

Allison Harris Sewing Studio

Allison Harris is a Mom to 3 busy kids and writes the blog Cluck Cluck Sew. She is also a pattern designer, author of Growing Up Modern, and fabric designer for Windham Fabrics. When she isn’t sewing, she can be found outside exploring the beautiful area around her hometown of Poulsbo, WA, where she lives…

Where I Sew – Sonja Gingerich of Ginger Makes

Ginger Makes Sewing Room

I’m Sonja Gingerich, and I blog at Ginger Makes and for the Mood Sewing Network.  I work in film/television production, and love to sew garments in every spare moment!  My sewing space is the dining area in my small NYC apartment, so my fabric and notion storage, mirror, and ironing supplies can all be quickly…

Where I Sew – Mo Bedell

Mo Bedell Sewing Studio

I’m Mo Bedell and I am an illustrator, sewer and crafter. I design fabrics through Andover Fabrics and am working on a line of patterns. This room is definitely my happy place where I can work and play as one wall is all set up for sewing and the opposite wall has my drawing tools…

Where I Sew – Jamie Wood

Jamie Wood Sewing Studio

Jamie Wood is a designer living in Central Texas with her husband and two young sons. She draws the inspiration for her designs from her boys, who are full of energy and imagination. Jamie’s fabric collections are all boy-friendly and boy approved. In addition to designing fabric and quilt patterns, Jamie is a full time…