tag archives: pin cushions

Work Space Essentials: Tips to Organize your Sewing Space

If you’ve resolved to start sewing, creating an organized space is key.

This time of year really is ideal for assessing goals and priorities, and determining how to get started. If beginning to sew is on your list, we’ve got some tips to set you up for success. You don’t have to have a dedicated room or tons of space, but you do need some work space essentials that will make your sewing more efficient, and more enjoyable. Speaking of which, sewing should be fun! It’s a hobby after all, so get started with a well situated sewing space. 

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New Dritz Labels for DIY Jewelry, Accessories & More

Give your original creations the credit they deserve. 

How will you use our new Dritz® labels for handmade items? The ideas really are endless. Our design team has had a blast applying them to new sewing and DIY projects. They’ve also gone back and added them to favorite handmade items that they want to claim as “original.” Take a look and get inspired.

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Halloween Crafts: Easy-Sew Ghoul Dolls

Sew, stuff and dress to impress!

What a fantastic beginner Halloween project! Our easy-sew ghouls come together quickly – our simple sewing pattern is easy to cut and assemble. And you’ll have lots of fun embellishing these guys with acrylic paint and a variety of Dritz® sewing supplies. And the costumes! We’ve included ideas for a tutu, Frankenstein shirt, super hero cape and mummy. Display your ghouls on the mantle, alongside decorative pillows, or next to a pumpkin. Too cute!!

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New Dritz Sewing Supplies: Fasteners, Tools & More!

Have you visited the sewing notions department lately?

Every spring, we launch a collection of new Dritz sewing supplies. How do we come up with these new items, you might wonder? Well, sometimes the new items are a result of trends we see in fashion (new buckles and swivel hooks for bracelets). Sometimes we revive vintage Dritz notions (love that bound buttonhole tool!). And most often, we’re bringing to market sewing tools to make your hobby easier and more enjoyable. Ready to learn more?

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30 Days, 30 Notions: Tomato Pin Cushion

Celebrate National Sewing Month.

I know you know me! I’m a tomato pin cushion and I’m pretty synonymous with sewing! I provide a safe place to store pins and needles. Wondering what that strawberry is for? It’s an emery; use it to sharpen pins and needles. Pretty clever!

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