Plano Chapter of ASG

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.

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Holiday crafts
Meet Ginny Stein, Embroidery Neighborhood Group Leader

Meet Ginny Stein, Embroidery Neighborhood Group Leader

  Hi, my name is Ginny Stein and I am the NG leader of Hoopla Sisters, a machine embroidery group. As a young girl I had a grandmother, aunt and Mom who were sewists, knitters and crocheters. During the summers, my Mom taught me how to hand embroider and do crewel needlework. My high school...
Show Us Your Holiday Crafts

Show Us Your Holiday Crafts

We’re very interested to see everyone’s Holiday crafts, hand-made gifts, projects etc.! We don’t get to see each other often enough to catch a glimpse of it all! Send in pictures and a short description of your Holiday projects and I’ll post them here! An email can be send to the website manager address listed...
Etsy Dallas Jingle Bash

Etsy Dallas Jingle Bash

Show some love for handmade this weekend: Etsy Dallas is organizing its yearly Jingle Bash. Etsy Dallas Jingle Bash The Shops at Park Lane 8060 Park Lane. (East side of North Park & Central, take the Park Lane exit. Map here) Please note that 8080 isn’t the right number, the location of the Jingle Bash...
Luke Haynes Sew-Along

Luke Haynes Sew-Along

I just read that Luke Haynes, the quilter artist I blogged about a few weeks ago, joined the Bernina Sewing Expert team: “Over the next few months I am going to share with you a few of my methods and some tricks I use in my studio. Then create a sew-a-long hosted by WeAllSew so...
Through the Needle

Through the Needle

Are you familiar with Through the Needle magazine? Each issue of this magazine by Bernina features articles about our favorite creative past-time – sewing! With projects, tips & tricks, and feature articles from National and International BERNINA Educators and Artisans, there is something for everyone, Bernina owner or not. The magazine can be downloaded in...
Monthly Chapter Meeting March 23rd

Monthly Chapter Meeting March 23rd

Come play like you were a kid. Saturday the 23rd of March we will be making Easter egg treat bags. Raid your stash for bits of trim, lace, ribbons, buttons and felt to decorate these small bags. The decorations can be glued or sewn, your choice. Please bring: Trims/ribbon/ric rack- as little as 5″ will...
New Quiltin’ B's photos

New Quiltin’ B’s photos

There are new photos in the gallery! The Quiltin’ B’s made a simple Sampler Quilt as their first project. Check them out below or in the gallery. Please follow and like us:
Happy Trees mini quilt

Happy Trees mini quilt

Hop over to Jaceycraft’s blog for a cute Happy Trees Mini Quilt Tutorial! You’ll need the following materials: fabric scraps, cut into triangle shapes Fusible interfacing (for example Pellon SF 101) Batting (approx. FQ size) Fat quarter of background fabric fat quarter of backing fabric 1/4″ yard of binding fabric small scraps for tree trunks...