Coal, steam, and human power helped bridge the gap between the machines that kicked off the industrial revolution and the advent of electricity and internal combustion engines, but in some places, man's best friend provided the power that kept machines moving.
In this slightly hipster-ish tale of a sewing machine and bike falling in love and making sweet harmonious love in the shape of bicycle caps, a shop window was turned into a mini-sweatshop for cap creation.
Are you still watching television in standard def? How humiliating. Because Brother has just announced the world's first sewing machine with a built-in camera to display your work on an "HD" screen.
In the hard-core world of professional seamstressing ('stressing), the first to the sewing machine ("s'mecka" is the street term, I hear) with the pattern is the first out the door with a hot new mumu. I've seen elbows thrown, jaws broken, and feet stamped on in some of these matches, with some of the best…