Category Archives: Sewing Projects

mendocino

Mendocino from Heather Ross has arrived! This collection was inspired by Heather’s life spent on the rugged, and remote coastline of Northern California. Swimming Mermaids, seahorses, octopi both large and small, kelp and schools of fish round out this whimsical … Continue reading

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announcing: carolyn friedlander workshops

nido is excited to announce our next artist collaboration with pattern and fabric designer, Carolyn Friedlander. Carolyn Friedlander is an incredible modern quilter and fabric designer, specializing in hand appliqué and modern machine quilting. Drawing inspiration from her architecture background, … Continue reading

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announcing: heather jones workshop at nido

nido is excited to announce our next artist collaboration, welcoming Heather Jones for a day of color theory and sewing! Improvisational Linework and Design $165 *includes catered lunch Saturday February 6th 10:00 am – 5:00pm In this workshop Heather will teach you how … Continue reading

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charm pack baby quilt

Thanks to Brita for sharing her Cotton + Steel charm pack baby quilt!  Brita paired One Cotton + Steel Mochi 5 X 5 charm pack designed by Rashida Coleman-Hale with Robert Kaufman Chambray Dots in Indigo to create this gender neutral baby quilt for her … Continue reading

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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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