Chapter Events

Previous Greater Detroit Chapter events we hope you didn’t miss!

  • DanaMarie Design Co.
  • Carlos Correa, Designer at Vogue Patterns
  • Gertie Hirsch, an internationally recognized blogger, sewing expert, author, pattern and fabric designer and, ultimately, the creator of her own independent pattern line.
    Stefani Lincecum, a designer, patternmaker, sewing instructor and author presented a program on how to draft patterns from our most beloved, great fitting garments, without taking them apart!
  • Rami Kim, an 18-time Best of Show winner, presented a program on contemporary art-to-wear, quilts, cloth dolls and bags with a special interest in 3-dimensional textures.
  • Linda Lee of the Sewing Workshop, Linda provided instructions on how to “Fine Tune Your Sewing Skills.” A Trunk Show and Presentation, “Underneath It All”
  • Debra Beadles artUwear, Clothing Trunk show and classes featuring hand bag construction, designing a jacket and combining sewing and knitting techniques in your sewing projects.
  • Peggy Sagers of Silhouette Patterns, Fitting lecture for B, C & D Cup sizes. Members learned how to fit their shape and easily create well-fitting garments.
  • Dee Atkinson, Vintage Millinery Lecture & Trunk Show on gloves, hats and accessories, as well as a glove making class!
  • Lorraine Torrence Designs, creating wearable and wall textile art through the use of color, composition, line and space using techniques of piecing, applique and quilting.
  • Nancy Nix-Rice, Sew Stylish Event to teach the basics of creating our best look.  Click here to see event photos.

“Remember that always dressing in understated good taste is the same as playing dead.” ~ Susan Catherine