My Recycled Denim Vest was inspired by a pile of old jeans I discovered my husband was throwing out. Rae and I were well into developing Jean Jacket Variations for the Tabula Rasa Jacket, so I knew they’d come in handy for a jean jacket sample! Besides, I had been… Read More
Our friend Edye has been a Eureka! Pants Professional for over 5 years. She uses her Eureka! Pants knowledge, samples and patterns to work as a sewing professional week in and week out. So, when she had some major body weight shifts this last year, she decided to revisit her… Read More
Come early to our booth at the Fredericksburg Original Sewing & Quilt Expo this week (Oct. 3-5) for first choice among our fall rayon knit bundles! As always, we have a limited number of each fabric combination so you can be assured of a unique knit top. I wanted to… Read More
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Get a Better Fit - Sew Daily Interactive Class Join Rae for an interactive video class with SewDaily.com on redesigning and resizing your clothing to get a better fit. There are over 30 episodes for you to enjoy and question and answer opportunities every day. Use the code RAE10 to get 10% off the purchase price. Sign up before November 1 and receive my Pants Perfection - Fit to Flatter Pants Class as a bonus.
Paint on Knits See Rae's article in the latest issue of Threads Magazine, "Paint on Knits - How to apply designs that flex and stretch," page 18 of Threads Magazine issue 204, Sept. 2019. Includes tips on choosing materials, planning design, and paint knit fabric for a one-of-a-kind garment. Threads insiders can view the painted knit dress featured in the article on the 360 degree viewer!
Rae interviewed on Sewing with Threads Podcast In the Sewing with Threads Episode 14 video podcast, guest Rae Cumbie talks about how she went from hand sewing at her mother’s side to developing and running an independent pattern company. She also explains why she loves sewing today, discusses her favorite sewing term and fabric, and even offers technical advice for tapering a pair of pants.