Martha's Sewing Room
This series features a wide variety of sewing, craft, and decorating activities that are easy and fun to do.
Martha's Sewing Room Previous Broadcasts
Whimsical Trims from a Stick (Episode #3403)
KQED Life: Fri, Nov 30, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
Using Whimsy Sticks for creating trims and flowers; Sew Quick, Sew Easy roses for headbands, shoe clips; Heirloom Quilting segment on crazy quilting with the embroidery machine; Hand embroidered ribbon stitch. Guests: Kari Mecca, Nina McVeigh, Gloria McKinnon.
Basic Heirloom (Episode #3402)
KQED Life: Fri, Nov 23, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
Serger to machine technique comparisons for basic heirloom sewing; Sew Quick, Sew Easy linen tea towel with spaghetti bias shaping; Two-piece tab button bodice Designer Technique; Sew Easy Stabilizing segment on precision embroidery placement. Guests: Missy Billingsley, Kathy Barnard, Kay Brooks.
Continuous Border Embroidery (Episode #3401)
KQED Life: Fri, Nov 16, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
Christening gown with continuous border embroidery; Sew Quick, Sew Easy travel bag with serger quilting; And Sew On segment on creating flounce ruffles; Hand embroidered fishbone stitch. Guests: Pam Mahshie, Kari Mecca, Wendy Schoen.
Shaping Trims (Episode #3313)
KQED Life: Fri, Nov 9, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
Lace tape shaping on a girl's dress; Sew Quick, Sew Easy hanky; Antique Technique on creating a mitered fancy band; And Sew On segment on trims gone loopy. Guests: Connie Palmer, Kari Mecca.
Embellisher Magic (Episode #3312)
KQED Life: Fri, Nov 2, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
Dress embellished with needle felted fabric; Sew Quick, Sew Easy quilting in the hoop; Heirloom Quilting segment on traditional techniques joining fabric, laces and entredeux; I Love My Serger segment on using a gathering foot to construct a tiered skirt. Guests: Evy Hawkins, Nina McVeigh, Alicia Welcher.