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The fabric of a family: Fargo mother and daughter help family member create modern bunad to wear in Rose Parade

December 27, 2013 in Uncategorized

FARGO — With careful stitches, Mary Hoffmann pieces together the white linen blouse. Her daughter, Emily Brooks, adorns its front and back with elaborate, white-on-white embroidery.
A Nordic horse. A rose. A Celtic symbol.
It’s the story of Bro…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

The fabric of a family: Fargo mother and daughter help family member create modern bunad to wear in Rose Parade

December 27, 2013 in Uncategorized

FARGO — With careful stitches, Mary Hoffmann pieces together the white linen blouse. Her daughter, Emily Brooks, adorns its front and back with elaborate, white-on-white embroidery.
A Nordic horse. A rose. A Celtic symbol.
It’s the story of Bro…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

The fabric of a family: Fargo mother and daughter help family member create modern bunad to wear in Rose Parade

December 27, 2013 in Uncategorized

FARGO — With careful stitches, Mary Hoffmann pieces together the white linen blouse. Her daughter, Emily Brooks, adorns its front and back with elaborate, white-on-white embroidery.
A Nordic horse. A rose. A Celtic symbol.
It’s the story of Bro…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

The fabric of a family: Fargo mother and daughter help family member create modern bunad to wear in Rose Parade

December 27, 2013 in Uncategorized

FARGO — With careful stitches, Mary Hoffmann pieces together the white linen blouse. Her daughter, Emily Brooks, adorns its front and back with elaborate, white-on-white embroidery.
A Nordic horse. A rose. A Celtic symbol.
It’s the story of Bro…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Stitching up happiness

December 4, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

Kathryn Erickson’s fingers rarely have a moment’s peace. They’re always too busy sewing.
“My fingers have to keep busy,” said the avid seamstress. “Most of my life is spent sewing.” Continue Reading

Quilters teach students their craft

January 18, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise

Beyond the school day eight girls are learning the art of quilting at Century school. Continue Reading

Sewing event to be Saturday in Mitchell

September 27, 2011 in The Daily Republic

Fabric and Textile Warehouse will host the sixth annual SEW-A-THON from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1, at James Valley Community Center, Mitchell. Continue Reading

Lend your sewing skills to wrap babies in comfort

January 11, 2011 in The Osakis Review

Students in the creative sewing class at Osakis High School are asking community members with sewing skills to help them with a project that will deliver comfort to children in Jamaica. On Saturday, the students are hosting an open house with the goal of creating 15 baby blankets to send with OHS senior Mercedes Klimek on her upcoming mission trip to Jamaica. Continue Reading

Sew-at-thon to assist vets

September 19, 2010 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Hands of residents in veterans homes in the state will soon be freed up with the aid of wheelchair or walker bags, assembled and sewn together by volunteers at Saturday’s fifth annual Fabric and Textile Warehouse Sew-a-thon.
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