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Sew Much More

Welcome to the Sew Much More Podcast!  The interviews here are with creative business owners, mostly in the Custom Window Treatment, Soft Home Furnishings, and Upholstery industry, but also with others that are sewing related or business related.

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Apr 21, 2019

Nicole Nomer is the owner of Fabrication Studio, a drapery

workroom that has been servicing the interior design industry

since 1985. She is a self-taught fabricator starting her sewing

journey at the age of 7. She graduated from Dean College with a

degree in Art Therapy. Although she never entered that field she

feels...


Apr 14, 2019

Cleo Marthel owns and is the sole operator of Complimentary Designs, a custom soft furnishings workroom located in Murfreesboro, TN. She has been in business for 15 years working with both wholesale and retail clients.

Cleo is a member of a local trade group, Professional Drapery Workrooms of Middle TN. She is also a...


Apr 7, 2019

Marge Jones is the owner of Marge's Custom Slipcovers.  Her mom taught her to sew at 5 and by high school, she was making tailored suits.  Marge taught herself to reupholster in the 70's and two years later to make slipcovers.  She has been in business for 44 years and at 74 doesn't seem to be slowing down much!!

Marge...


Mar 31, 2019

Freddie Graves is the owner of The Recovery Room in Vermont.  She started the business in 1989 in her basement and has moved into a barn on her rural property.  I love Freddie's sense of humor and her outlook.

 

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Mar 24, 2019

Continuing our series of products brought to the market in our industry, Ann k. Johnson and Susan Woodcock share the stories of how they wrote and published their books.  

Ann K. Johnson owns Sew Easy Windows LLC, a wholesale workroom in Ohio, established in 1992. She is the author of The Professional Workroom Handbook...