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| Posted by Ashley Fritsche

Penny Postcard: My Dear Brother's Wedding!

We would like you to meet Penny Carter, a 12-year-old little girl living in the countryside of Idaho, who writes postcards to her dearest grandmother, Betty Richards, from Auburn, Washington. An old-fashioned girl at heart, Penny is learning to sew, crochet, knit, embroider, and many other needle crafts with her Mama. Her parents, Mr. & Mrs. Carter, own a small sewing machine shop, which allows Penny the privilege of playing with remnants and extra samples her Mama brings home. She also likes to bake and scrapbook and will write of these experiences to her grandma, who lives several hundred miles...


| Posted by Ashley Fritsche

Sew-In at Home: Thread Jams, Skipped Stitches, and Completed Blocks!

Welcome back to the Sew-In with Nathan and Sayley!  I believe that learning and family time keeps the children grounded. The "sewing" days are my favorite as we spend hours talking, laughing, learning, and sewing. So many memories are being made, as well as skills that will last a lifetime! Thanks for tuning in to the Sew-In with Nathan and Sayley.Sew-In Family: Nathan (11), Sayley (8), Mom (Ashley, The Featherweight Shop Marketing Director) ***** Supplies: Cinnaberry by 3 Sisters for Moda Fabric Pattern, Miss Rosies Quilt Co. Cake Mix Recipe #4 Aurfil Thread - Dove Grey Featherweight Thread Post Featherweight...


| Posted by Tammy Olson

Shop Talk: Sweet Tart Zippered Pouch

Welcome back to Shop Talk here at The Featherweight Shop! We love our local chit chat with staff, gathering around the dinette table so-to-speak (because that is what we have!) and sharing with one another. In these segments, we exchange patterns, recipes, organizational ideas, history quips, crafty projects, and smiles about learning an old-fashioned way of doing things. Shop Talk is the fun tidbits of news! ***** Tammy, our Shop Talk project maker, is recounting her process of creating this cheerful Sweet Tart Pouch! Sweet Tart Zippered Pouch Kit    Pattern, Sweet Tart Pouch Only The first step was to...


| Posted by Ashley Fritsche

Shop Talk: Our Favorite French Toast

Welcome back to Shop Talk here at The Featherweight Shop! We love our local chit chat with staff, gathering around the dinette table so-to-speak (because that is what we have!) and sharing with one another. In these segments, we exchange patterns, recipes, organizational ideas, history quips, crafty projects, and smiles about learning an old-fashioned way of doing things. Shop Talk is the fun tidbits of news! ***** Hello! Thank you for joining me, Ashley, in my kitchen today! I am the Marketing Director here at The Featherweight Shop, and LOVE spending time baking and cooking, especially with help of my...


| Posted by Ashley Fritsche

Coming Up Next at The Featherweight Shop!

January 2021 Shop Talk: Special Wednesdays. Highlights from The Featherweight Shop staff sharing Featherweight projects, family recipes, organizational tips, and more! This is our local "chit chat" from around the table. Read Shop Talk here! What's New in The Featherweight Shop Vintage Collection: Friday, January 8th Read up on our monthly vintage Singer product highlights of our favorite (and hard-to-find) items! Double Points Day: Tuesday, January 12th Stop by on the second Tuesday of the month to earn double rewards on your purchases at The Featherweight Shop! Learn more and enroll in our rewards program here Featherweight Friday: Friday, January 22ndThe first Friday...


| Posted by Ashley Fritsche

The Featherweight Shop's Company Retreat

Ashley, our Marketing Director, shares The Featherweight Shop Retreat Recap that took place at Pinelow Park near Loon Lake, Washington. We were all lucky enough to spend four beautiful days sewing and fellowshipping. Please join us in reminiscing about our time together. Ashley and her kids, Nathan and Sayley The Featherweight Shop's company retreat was one for the books. Time was spent with family, old friends, and new friends. All of this was made possible by the incredibly gracious Henry Family. For four beautiful days, our shop was able to rest, sew, and fellowship together, all while making memories that...


| Posted by Ashley Fritsche

SHOP TALK: Creative Bobbin Storage Ideas

Welcome back to Shop Talk here at The Featherweight Shop! We love our local chit chat with staff, gathering around the dinette table so-to-speak (because that is what we have!) and sharing with one another. In these segments, we exchange patterns, recipes, organizational ideas, history quips, gardening tips, crafty projects, and smiles about learning an old-fashioned way of doing things. Shop Talk is the fun tidbits of news! **** Bobbins, bobbins, bobbins, we all love bobbins! As we wind our bobbins, we need to store them and keep them organized. This makes finding our favorite threads much more simple for...


| Posted by April Henry

Featherweight Shop Schedule Update During Covid-19

Hours of Mail-Order Operation:  9am to 4pm Please Contact Us via Email with any questions.   Below you will find some recent photos of our staff as we worked behind the scenes.  We all look forward to serving you and preparing your Singer Featherweight orders. Shipping Department:  We are so grateful for our staff! They were able to take some preparation work home this week. And, as a small family business in the countryside of Idaho, our shop is right next door to our home.  This means we are fulfilling orders and wrapping ric rac packages just as we always have....