STITCH “Fresh from Market” Report
Ann Regal, an award winning sewing industry professional was a sewing enthusiast and consumer first. Turning her passion into income, Ann worked as an independent agent producing craft patterns and traveling the country demonstrating the how-to’s of sewing and serging. Her freelance work lead to full time positions working with educators, retailers and manufacturers to bring the best sewing products and programs to sewing enthusiasts over the world. Companies she’s worked for and with include Baby Lock, Pfaff, Viking, and Janome sewing machines, Americana Applique and Simplicity Patterns, Sulky Threads, JoAnn Fabrics & Crafts, Hancock Fabrics, WalMart, QVC,HSN, and independent sewing/quilting retailers across the US. Today her mission to share the valuable lessons learned are fueled by passion, directed by experience and put together with love.