SF Chronicle article the great sewing revival

mielemaidNovember 12, 2010

Sewing picks up with 'Project Runway,' economy

Today, sewing is "the latest lost art, or grandmother's art, that's being revived," says "Sew Retro" author Ketteler.

She's seeing an uptick in registration for classes from " 'Project Runway' and the economic fallout, two different types of students: people who want to cut costs and do things for themselves, and people who want to make something fabulous."

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Don't it make you feel validated, almost smug, when something you've been doing all along becomes "cool" again. l.marie

    Bookmark   November 25, 2010 at 10:00PM
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