Anything Sews NG Page

Anything Sews is led by Lou Burns and Barb Van Buren. For more information or to be added to the AS NG Member email list please contact them. 

Meetings are on the 3rd Saturday of every month from 09:30 until 3:30 (or until the last person leaves!). Bring your machine and project supplies and join us in the back classroom of Sew Worth It located at 5507 Palmer Crossing Circle (Corner of Clark & Honore) in Sarasota.


Bring a bag lunch and beverage to all meetings!

2018 Charity Project is: Children of Migrant Workers in Arcadia, Sarasota Memorial Hospital NICU & Cancer Unit and Care Bears for Children


Feb 17th and March 17th project is the Log Cabin Southern Cross with Lou Burns. 

Hi Ladies, If you are making our project for our February 17th meeting here is some more information. 

To make the wall hanging 32” x 44” you will need:

Center Cross focus fabric- ¼ yd

Next to cross focus fabric strips shown as cinnamon on pattern ½ yd  includes 1 inch outer border (red on mine)

Next border shown as dark green- 1/8 yd

Next border shown as light green- 1/8 yd


Light strips for the blocks shown as linen, cream, and light brown- one color- 1 yard

Depending on the number of outer borders you choose…

I did  one red 1 inch border for inner border-


The last outer border I used 2 ½ inch border – 1/3 yard

Binding 4 strips WOF at 2 ½ inch  - 1/3 yard

Backing- 1 yard

Batting 34x46 inch

A couple of notes:

Mark each of your pieces with size of piece and blocks piece goes into.

Bring a small iron and pad if you have one.  

As always you may opt to come and sew on your own project and enjoy the company!

Happy Sewing,


April 21st project is a Toiletry Travel Bag with vinyl lining, with Crystal Allred. 

MAPS and Directions to Anything Sews Meetings

(We meet in the Sew Worth It Classroom)