(Not Just ) Plano Chapter

Love to sew? Want techniques and inspiration? Meet others at the Plano Chapter of the American Sewing Guild and be inspired, informed, and entertained! Our members hail from all over North TX and Southern OKLA. Check out the Dallas chapter at www.sewdallas.org GUESTS WELCOME!
Spring Stash Sale time !!!

Spring Stash Sale time !!!

This is just a small, small sample of the goodies we will have for sale on our next date of May 27th from 9:00 AM – 2 PM (weather permitting) at Four Season Market  677 W Campbell Rd, Richardson, TX...continue reading
Dallas Fort Worth Area Fabric and Fiber Shopping Map

Dallas Fort Worth Area Fabric and Fiber Shopping Map

    We are excited to announce the first ever Dallas/Fort Worth Fabric and Fiber Shopping Map!!! Susan Annand from www.DesignSynse.com  in conjunction with the Plano TX Chapter of the American Sewing Guild invites you to enjoy all of the...continue reading
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Fashion exhibits now in Dallas

Fashion exhibits now in Dallas

Two beautiful, interesting and inspiring exhibits to view in Dallas. The exhibition “Reimagining the Kimono,” presented by the Texas Fashion Collection of the University of North Texas is at North Park between Neimans Marcus and Dillards.   It runs now through June 27th.   It features not only traditional Japanese kimonos like the uchikake see in...
Who is going to be traveling this summer?

Who is going to be traveling this summer?

Me !   Yes, I love my life of world wide travel.   I also love the community of PatternReview.com.   I volunteered to be a first time Pattern Review contest manager.  And the contest is “Travel Wardrobe”. For those of you not familiar with this site, it functions on a Freemium structure.  You can...
Dates for 2018 Retreat announced !

Dates for 2018 Retreat announced !

Mark your calendars February 1st – 4th 2018 Plano ASG Sewing Retreat! Pack your bags & ride out to Sunset, Texas with us for 4 days/ 3 nights and enjoy prepared meals, lots of uninterrupted sewing time while having fun and learning with people that share your passion.  For information on the facility check out...
Fabric knowledge : Twills

Fabric knowledge : Twills

What I learned today – contributed by Sheryl Belson  There are many things I love about being a part of the American Sewing Guild.  I was reminded of one of them just today.  In the Sewing With a Plan meeting we focused on incorporating more denim into our wardrobe.  When it was my turn to...
Plano ASG Derby High Tea

Plano ASG Derby High Tea

Let’s Celebrate the Kentucky Derby Plano ASG Style.  It’s the Social Event of the Season!  May 6th 2:00 – 4:30 PM Bring out your fancy hats, breathtaking fascinators and horse track attire to celebrate Derby Day!  While everyone in Kentucky is at the track, we’ll be celebrating High Tea at Lavendou’s.  It will be a...
Saturday Techniques New Format

Saturday Techniques New Format

Techniques on Saturday will be trying a new format for the next few months.   Instead of a program on a specific technique, we will offer sewing mentor advise on YOUR project.   What project are you working on, or wanting to start ?   Members will pick a pattern and fabric of their choice...
New format and topics for Project SEW !

New format and topics for Project SEW !

This special neighborhood group is a joint project of the City of Dallas Parks and Rec and Plano ASG.  It is free and open to the public with a Dallas Recreation Pass.   project sew 2017
It is almost a New Year - Set reasonable goals

It is almost a New Year – Set reasonable goals

Time for reflection, for planning and goal setting. I am going to encourage you to set reasonable goals for 2017.  I would characterize myself as someone who attempts to over achieve.  I have lots of plans for lots of great designs, projects, paintings and more.   In my mind, I think, I can lose ##...