Category Archives: Sewing Projects

thread theory

nido now carries Thread Theory menswear patterns including the Strathcona Henley. Watch out boys, we are sewing for you this fall!

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welcome, back-to-school!

Here at the shop we are gearing up for back-to-school with some fun sewing projects! button lunch bags | purl bee reusable sandwich bag | noodlehead pencil case | Ann Kelle superhero winged shoes! | my poppet makes origami bento … Continue reading

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flying kites

If you have been in the shop anytime in the past week than you already have seen, and heard, me gushing over our new fabric kite display. How could I not be proud of ALL the nido ladies for such … Continue reading

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fancy sailor top

We are thrilled to announce that not only has Amber Cocoran from Fancy Tiger Crafts come out with a sweet raglan sleeve top pattern, we are on it and have preordered the pattern to be delivered on it’s release date! … Continue reading

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staple dress

There have been a ton of deliveries at the shop the past couple of weeks. Yarn, fabric, patterns, books, you name it! So many wonderful and exciting things to share. I have to slow down though and tell you about … Continue reading

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sharing

I just had to share this adorable dress that Patrice, a nido friend and regular, sewed for her 6 month old grand daughter. Made out of Heather Ross Nursery Versery, this little dress and cap are the sweetest. Thanks for … Continue reading

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washi dress

I have been on a sewing super spree over here! Just today I whipped up 2 Made By Rae Washi dresses. Must be the weather because next up is 2 Honey Girls followed by at least 3 Miz Mozelles. What’s … Continue reading

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snack & sew tutu

Have you had a chance to join us for Snack & Sew yet? Here at nido we have been having a great time with this potluck craft-along, held the second Tuesday of each month from 6-8 p.m.  Participants bring a … Continue reading

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handmade ornaments

I am totally in awe of these fabric house ornaments that Kim from Retro Mama made. I just might have to squeeze a few onto my sewing list before we put up our tree. Just how cute are these! Love, love, LOVE … Continue reading

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too hot to handle oven mitt

One of my all time favorite inspiration go-to books is Denyse Schmidt Quilts. It has smaller patchwork projects that are very beginner friendly as well as full on quilt patterns. It’s one of those books that we always stock at … Continue reading

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