Dust off the sewing machine

TECHNOLOGY has relieved people of many chores: scrubbing shirts on a washboard, making butter in a butter churn, sewing clothes by hand. But one Saturday morning in May, seven students gathered around a workbench at 3rd Ward, a craft…

Modified by a sewing machine

SOMETIMES when I sew on my new sewing machine, it looks beautiful and I think, Oh my God, look at all those perfect straight stitches. I'm like a seamstress in a fairy tale who can make anything - clothes for the king, a coat that kills…