It is a shame that the word sewer is the same for the word about the pipes full of shit that run under the ground, but embroiderer is too specific and, crafter too broad and so often not appropriate. seamstress, no. People of thread. Sounds like a cult, I like it.
So for the people of thread, this article made me laugh, since I have sewn through my own finger twice and am developing a hunchback, I know how easy it is too mame oneself while in the mode.