American Sewing Guild Convention, New York City

American Sewing Guild in NYC July 27 - 31st, 2023 At the end of July, Cochenille will be in New York City at the American Sewing Guild conference (July 27th – 31st). Susan is teaching and both she and Dottie...Read More

Ruffles and Bands Challenge Due Date

Cochenille continues our series of challenges, whereby we pick a theme, and challenge our users to make a garment, knit or sewn. We don’t know about you, but we make things a priority when we have a deadline. Make something with...Read More

Holiday Sewing Time

It’s that time of year! [caption id="attachment_4099" align="alignright" width="300"] Make your family stockings using Garment Designer's Holiday Collection Add-on, or the Stand-alone version of the software.[/caption] Time to think about making some new holiday decorations. Did you know that we...Read More

Garment Designer Software February Challenge: Hearts

[caption id="attachment_3169" align="alignleft" width="181"] Almost finished piece![/caption] Susan, owner of Cochenille is sharing her heart-based design challenge. This is a Garment Designer software project. The inspiration for Susan's project came from a store window in Italy. As you can see...Read More