Monthly Archives: August 2011

Yet Another…

…Simplicity 3835 shirt. This pattern has been a go to ever since Annie introduced me to it. I’ve made all three styles and about half a dozen tops in various materials and love them ALL. A definite staple.

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Nani Iro Sale

In case you haven’t already heard the news, nido is offering 15% off all in stock nani iro fabric! And for all of you out of towners, don’t forget that we also offer FREE shipping on your purchase of $50 … Continue reading

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Rooibosh Muslin

By Aubry At the beginning of the month I took on the Colette Rooibosh Sewalong and just last week I completed the Rooibos in muslin. Good thing too! Had I used good fabric it would have been ruined. While the … Continue reading

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Sunday Sewing Series

nido’s  Simple Sewing Series has sadly come to an end. It has been a wonderful experience getting to know Rosa, Sarah and Meg and I look forward to seeing more sewing projects from them in the future. For those of you … Continue reading

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Fall Favorite

nido has a new shop sample to check out! Sarah, our lovely resident knitter, has knit up Jane Richmond’s Raglan Pullover using Jamie Rainbow yarn in seaglass. The pattern is very simple and straightforward, perfect for a first time knit … Continue reading

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Bel Vestito!

I have made the McCalls 5857 dress a few times now and it always surprises me how such a simple dress can look so stunning. Made with Melody Miller’s Ruby Star Spring collection, my latest creation is just that.

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What I’m Loving Right Now

By Aubry Working at nido I pretty much stare at fabric all day long. Jealous? It has its downfalls; just ask my ever-growing fabric stash (organizational tips coming soon!). The nice part of this is that I get the opportunity … Continue reading

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Come STRUT With Us

Come join nido at the South End Art Hop this year! We will have a booth at STRUT, the South End fashion show event. Wear something you’ve made to show off, check out our class schedule, or just stop by to … Continue reading

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