What's New...



Mar 25: Sew Chic - Community Service backpacks


Apr 6: Pins & Needles - library unavaible


April 13Creative Sassy Sewers Shop Hop


April 20:  Anything Sews - UFOs


April 22: Sew Chic - Upcycling


May 4: Pins & Needles - Quilt as you go T Shirt


May 11Creative Sassy Sewers Quilt Technique


May 18:  Anything Sews - UFOs



May 27: Sew Chic - No Meeting (library closed for holiday)


Chapter Educational Programs

$10 at the door

MAR 20th- Two Scarves with Evelyn 

APR 17th - Fabric Stenciling with Evelyn

 Bring a brown bag lunch



We donate thousands of hours each year to community service sewing to meet the local needs of people. 


Our Feb-Mar-Apr issue is online! Download our current and past issues of Needle News. 

Next issue deadline is April 1, 2019


It’s Time!!!

 “Florida’s American Sewing Guild Sew Together” 

6th Annual Retreat

April 27- 29, 2019

Cocoa, Florida 

Registration Deadline April 12th

Florida Sews Registration
PDF format
2019 FST Registration2.pdf
Adobe Acrobat Document 290.9 KB


MAY 12 to May 17th

Sebring, Florida

Registration Deadline is May 1st!

Only a few rooms left!!

2019 SGCASG Retreat registration.pdf
Adobe Acrobat Document 3.0 MB

Notions Email March 9

When you do your regular Amazon shopping at smile.amazon.com/ch/65-0891250, AmazonSmile donates to our Sarasota/Gulf Coast Chapter of the American Sewing Guild.

THANKS for letting us sew...

Opening your doors to our Neighborhood Group meetings means A LOT to us!


Central Manatee Library, Bradenton   Frances T Bourne (Jacaranda) Library, Venice 

 Sew Worth It, Sarasota   South Manatee Library, Bradenton   

 Sarasota County Fire Department Fire Station#2

Goodwill Conference Room in Sarasota

* "The fact that a group is permitted to meet at SCFD meeting rooms does not in any way constitute an endorsement of the group’s policies or beliefs by SCFD or Sarasota County Government."

What is an NG? Its a Neighborhood Group!  

We are real people meeting in real buildings to sew real things. And we have a blast. So take a moment to step away from the world of virtual reality and mosey on down to your nearest NG. Better yet, bring a friend with you!