Lovebirds Embroidery Design Just in Time for Valentine’s Day

Cathy Ellsaesser Crafts, embroidery, Embroidery Designs, Home decor', How to, pattern, ScanNCut, Thread Tags: , , ,

Ah, love is in the air, and, at Rocky Mountain Sewing and Vacuum, we sure love our customers! To celebrate Valentine’s day, we are pleased to provide you with a lovebirds embroidery design just right for Valentine’s Day. As with our Christmas collage, published in the blog on December 21, our graphic designer, Lani, provided […]

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What’s The Buzz: February Events at Rocky Mountain Sewing and Vacuum

Cathy Ellsaesser Applique, embroidery, Embroidery Designs, Monthly Events, OESD, quilting, sewing, sewing classes, sewing sales, Special Events Tags: , , , , , ,

February is a great month for those who love to sew. It’s cold and snowy out, so what better way to spend the day at one or more of our February events at RMSV . Super Sale Kicks Off February Events Ok, I’m from Louisiana and a New Orleans Saints fan, so you can probably […]

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Handi Quilter Event: The Basics, Tips and Tricks I Learned

Cathy Ellsaesser Handi Quilter, quilting, sewing classes, Special Events Tags: , , , , ,

I had a great time last weekend helping out at our Handi Quilter event at the Aurora store. Our students were able to work on the Handi Quilter Amara and were taught by Handi Quilter national educator,  Denise Best. I think all of our attendees had a good time and learned a lot from our instructor.  So, I […]

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Chenille Embellished Penguin

Cathy Ellsaesser Applique, embroidery, Embroidery Designs, Floriani, How to Tags: , , , , ,
Photo of completed chenille penguin

Back in November, we held an Embellish event at our Aurora store. The end product after three days of using ScanNCut DX1, Luminaires XP1 and various cutting tools, the students ended up with a cute little two -block wall hanging. One of the techniques, that I didn’t know about, was making “chenille” to use as […]

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What’s The Buzz: January Events at Rocky Mountain Sewing and Vacuum

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Happy New Year! We hope everyone had wonderful holidays, and made some special memories with family and friends.  As the New Year gets started, here’s some January events at Rocky Mountain Sewing and Vacuum that are on tap. January Classes As always, we have a full slate of classes scheduled at each store. Come in […]

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Christmas Word Collage to Embroider

Cathy Ellsaesser embroidery, Embroidery Designs, Home decor', pattern, Thread Tags: , , , , , ,

Word collages are all the rage. I’ve been etching wine bottles with different word collages I’ve found online, and love the look. I like the way the artist uses different fonts and phrases to create a word collage. So, I was thinking it would be fun to create a Christmas word collage for embroidery. Problem […]

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