Holiday Home: Beginning Upholstery

Don’t wait too long to get into our Wednesday Night Upholstery Class. It’s time to get those grungy dining room chairs redone. Don’t wait another month. Read More

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Online Upholstery Classes Coming Your Way

Get you name on the VIP list to be updated when these two new HOT online classes are open for registration. Read More

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Upholstery Bootcamp: Hot Days, Cool Classes (Sold Out)

It’s hot, it’s the middle of summer, it’s the 4th of July weekend, we love America and we love to teach upholstery. Put all of those together and you get a whopping $40.00 price break on our July Bootcamp. Read more. Read More

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Handiwork as a Treatment for Depression?

Can something as simple as working with your hands help lift your spirits? Read More

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Sew Your Own Preppy Striped Drapery Fabric Panels

When you can create your own, handmade, show stopping home furnishings and decor, you are empowered!! Not only that, you save oodles of money and end up with a huge feeling of satisfaction from the inception to the implementation of your own ideas. The sense of accomplishment is quite fulfilling! Read More

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Pop Up Workshops: Learn to Sew at ModHomeEc

It was just a matter of time before Amy Dismore Mehall became an instructor at ModHomeEc. In April she’ll be teaching one of our Pop Up Workshops, Sewing 101. The one day class is perfect for any and all who are scared to admit they don’t know how to sew. Amy’s knows how to take the fear away. You’ll Learn how to operate your sewing machine AND walk out the door with your very own one of a kind throw pillow. WARNING: Sewing can be Addictive. Read More

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Upholstering in Wales!!!

When you see the ‘Gone Fishin’ sign up on my shop in July, you’ll know I’m really in Wales digging deeper into my craft. This is the business trip I’ve been waiting for. Read More

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Upholstered Pallet Ottoman Tutorial

Just for you–here’s the easiest and most inexpensive way to transform a junked wooden pallet into a cushy, oversized upholstered ottoman coffee table. Read More

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Upholstery Club: DC Upholstery Workshop

Today, Upholstery Club visits DC Upholstery Workshop in Denver, Colorado. The lovely Jamaica Jones gives us the lowdown on the hippest place to work in the Mile High City. Read More

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Turn a Cheap $5.00 Wreath Into a Custom Crafter’s Wreath

A wreath like this will delight all of your quilting, sewing or crafting friends. All you need is one of those really cheap $5.00 wreaths and some crafting paraphernalia and you’ve got yourself the makings for some super simple, personalized holiday gifts. Read More

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Upholstery Class House Tour: Ashley’s Gray Flannel Captain’s Chairs

Who said DIY-ers shouldn’t attempt upholstery. Look what SuperGirl Ashley did after just two upholstery classes. Read More

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