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| Posted by April Henry

Preparations for Sashing, Borders & More - Farm Girl Vintage Quilt & Featherweight Shop Sew Along

Farm Girl Vintage Sew Along 2020 This month took lots of turns.  And, when you're a slow sewist like me... well, that doesn't leave a lot of wiggle room for getting extra sewing finished.  Nevertheless, I was determined to accomplish as much as possible.  After much discussion and deliberation (and persuasion from Ruthie), I decided that my quilt will have 64 blocks rather than the original 48.  No worries... you can continue as planned, but there were just so many blocks I wanted to add, it was extremely difficult to pick and choose.  Thus, it was easier to make the quilt...


| Posted by Christian Henry

Featherweights Afloat Alaska Cruise 2021

Join Fellow Featherweight Enthusiasts May 7th - May 16th, 2021 along with The Featherweight Shop for a 9-night Alaska Cruise! REGISTRATION FORM BELOW We will have a one day class for Featherweight Maintenance, as well as several days and evenings for you to relax and sew with your Featherweight on board the Celebrity Eclipse.  You will see the towns of Sitka, Skagway, Juneau, and Ketchikan as well as the Hubbard Glacier and Icy Strait Point. This particular cruise line and the itinerary was chosen so that you would be pampered with luxury accommodations with the combination of two days "at sea" for memorable quilting and Featherweight experience! The ship...



| Posted by April Henry

New Tutorials: Thread Stand & Motor Lube Ports

Carmon has posted a couple new video tutorials on the Featherweight Schoolhouse as of late.  Some good Featherweight learning! Find out the importance of having a Thread Stand here...   Learn all about Singer Featherweight Motor Lubricant Ports here (as well as how to remedy a dry, hard wick on those harder to find UK motors).


| Posted by April Henry

Finally, Finally, Finally -- We Have the Oiling Video!

Just wanted to make a quick announcement that we finally have our video tutorial for how to oil the Singer Featherweight Sewing Machine.  Check it out and be sure to share with your Featherweight friends -- Carmon worked for days and days to try and make this very concise for everyone to reference.  We hope you enjoy it and we look forward to helping you preserve those beloved Singer Featherweight machines!