It’s #MeMadeMay time and this year on the blog we’re highlighting some of our favorite indie sewing patterns. Not just the patterns themselves, but lots of variations! Sometimes it can be hard to envision just how something will fit, what it would be like in a certain kind of fabric, or how you might alter it to better fit your...

JP Knit & Stitch staff and instructors at our 2016 Me Made May Party   Each May brings us more sunny days, a refreshed look at the world, and Me Made May--a month-long celebration of handmade!   It's not a competition, nor is it a photo challenge. Me Made May (now in its eighth year!) is a chance to consider our relationship to our wardrobes and...

If you've been in the shop, taken a sewing crash course, joined a KAL here, or our Friday StitchNight crew, you've most definitely met our beloved Lexy Agbay, Manager Extraordinaire. But do you know her story? Her joyous and genuine laughter knits us together each day (bad pun absolutely intended) and her fierce dedication to making each day better than the...