Zoe Zitzer, 15, wants to stand out as a unique individual while expressing her creativity.
Deanna Tenner, 49, hopes to save some money.
Their goals, as different as their ages, led them both to the same starting point: Cynthia's Sewing Center, 1550 W. Horizon Ridge Parkway.
Seeing a pattern yet? The thread that connects them? It's a couple of hundred yards of Egyptian cotton embroidery thread. Sometimes, it's a cotton polyester blend, depending on the project.
Zitzer and Tenner recently became sewing enthusiasts, joining a resurgence that started several years ago with the debut of the popular reality TV show "Project Runway" and continues now, thanks to a lousy economy... read on