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'Tis the Season for Sewing Party Dresses

Over here at Needle Sharp, I'm living a retail schedule. For those of you who have not had the pleasure of working in a retail store, let me explain: Everything you do is roughly two to three months ahead of schedule. Back to School starts in June (a thought that makes the kid in me cry just a little bit). Valentine's Day kicks off on January 2. And, I guarantee you that at Walmarts, Targets, Best Buys and Barnes and Nobles across the country, they are frantically preparing to switch over to Christmas right now.  I know, I know, that's crazy! It's not even Halloween yet!! But, then again, the Halloween candy went out in grocery stores in mid-August, so that...

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We ❤️ Layers: Three-Season Sewing with Lovely Blazers

I don't know about you, but the weather around me has taken a turn towards the cooler side of things. To some of you, that may be sad news, but I truly enjoy the fall weather: leaves changing, cooler but not cold days, warm apple cider... Okay, that last one isn't weather related, but still worth mentioning. The problem with autumn days is that it can be quite cool in the morning then, when the sun comes out, almost summer like by mid-afternooon. I've been caught quite a few times wearing a nice, cozy sweater to work only to be sweating through it by lunch. So what to do? Dress in layers!! That's why this month we've chosen blazers and...

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SewFabFriday - Sunburst Dot Twill

This week, we're feeling a little patriotic with this red, white, and blue sunburst dot twill. A little bit of novelty turns this white twill into a great option for the Grainline Studio's Archer Shirt in a our Medium Weight Box for this month. To get yours and to check out the other fabric options, head to the shop today!

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SewFabFriday - Rayon Striped Woven

This week, we switched over from our sweatshirt boxes to the new button-up boxes. With that in mind, we're featuring one of the fabrics from our Heavyweight Box: the charcoal rayon striped woven. Check it out here, then head to shop to lock in your fabric choices! Plus, if you're interested in our swatch kits, you can find them here.   

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