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New Toy

I’ve been serging since the early 80’s when I got an Elna basic 4 thread. Didn’t really understand them other than they gave a neat, professional looking finish to seams. 795 more words

30 Days of Sewing with AGF

This lady has no shortage of self esteem.  I’m assuming that here she’s practicing how to best address her royal subjects.  And with an outfit like that, those curls and that sass…yea, I’d follow her… 317 more words


Did you know Art Gallery Fabrics makes canvas now? Well they do. And it’s awesome.  When I saw this print from Katarina Roccella I knew it needed to come home with me and be turned into a tote. 346 more words

A quick project with my little lady 

I haven’t had time to sew in two weeks. Two weeks! So this morning I had about an hour and a half before work to put something together really quick. 291 more words

Handbag Menagerie

I have two girls. The big one loves pandas. The little one loves flamingos. These handbags were inspired by their obsessions. Both feature a front pocket and a zippered closure to keep everything inside (it would be a catastrophe to lose one’s favorite flavor of Lip Smackers!) 303 more words

One Pattern, Two Dresses

I love to sew for my kids.  And, if I’m being honest, I especially like to sew for my girls.  They are more excited about my handmade items, and for some reason the girly things are just more fun and diverse than the boyish ones.  549 more words

A Cake and an Outfit for a Baby Shower

Creating is what feeds my soul, whether my medium is fabric, yarn, paper, or a combination of butter and sugar. Cake decorating is a hobby of mine. 336 more words