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Sewing using an embroidery hoop

When the children have moved through threading, sewing cards and other sewing preparation activities I will ask them if they would like to sew on material. 408 more words

Stitch Club - teaching children to sew

After teaching Stitch Club for over a year, I thought it might be nice to have a little ‘show and tell’ here on the blog. It’s been such a rewarding experience for me, and hopefully for the children too! 1,897 more words

Buttoning activity with a sewing extension

After children have worked through the button dressing frame I invite them to try this activity.

We will be making paper chains for christmas soon so this will link in with that activity (pardon the pun!). 58 more words

Angel Sleeve Bishop

One of the fabrics used for my first sew-together bag really intrigued me.  I wondered how it would look like pleated for a bishop and what thread color would be best.  156 more words


UFOs on retreat

In August, my sewing group went on a three-day retreat, and I finished three UFOs. Hurrah!

The rainbow rose baby quilt was backed with blue, quilted with random wavy lines and bound with purple. 344 more words


Baby bibs

I do not know much about babies, but I do know that stuff comes out of both ends. Parents need stuff to soak up that stuff. 275 more words


Flamingo Friends

Two of my co-workers and I went to Orlando in July for a conference.  The three of us work with two ladies who live there and both have adorable little girls, one almost a year and one 2 years old.  204 more words