The last few weeks have been filled with excitement and frustration. I finally, after almost three years of ownership, started using my Viking Husqvarna 600e machine to make embroidery projects. I only bought this particular brand of machine because it came with free classes at the local Jo-Ann’s store. Unfortunately I moved the next month […]
In order to get my store coupons out my grocery coupon pouch(I have to keep my 10 Bed, Bath and Beyond coupons somewhere, right?), I decide to quickly whip up this little pouch. I still had a large enough scrap from my cylinder bag leftover, so I decided to use that fabric. I cut a […]
For whatever reason my youngest son always gets a hole in the left leg of his jeans. I decided to take him with me to Jo-Ann’s to look at fabric to over the hole. My son is six years old and has read all the Diary of a Wimpy Kid books and watched all the […]
One of the items that I sell in my Etsy store are lavender pouches. I love the way my whole sewing room smells of lavender after opening the sealable bag for a few minutes. Organic truly makes a difference. These bags are made using muslin, Sulky embroidery thread, stabilizer, and French organic lavender. If you […]
I was at Bed, Bath and Beyond a few months ago and saw this magnet that said “Clean….Dirty”. I asked the cashier what it was for and she explained the dishwasher. Fast forward to this week and my son loading dirty dishes on top of the clean ones in the dishwasher. I did not feel […]
Tutorial will be posted soon!
I love taking Craftsy classes for sewing. My husband takes the art classes. The interaction that you can have with the teachers is amazing. Being able to watch the videos over and over again, take notes, and everything be saved no matter whether you login on your phone, tablet or computer is unbelievable. I’m looking […]
It is Dr. Seuss Week at my children’s elementary school. Today they came home and reminded me that tomorrow was hat day. I asked it they would like a Dr. Seuss hat and they became excited. After googling different sites, I found a site called Mama Lusco Handmade. I only had two hours to make […]
In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, I made these Angry Bird Theme bags. It seems that Angry Birds are everywhere now! I decided to use the scraps left over from boxing the edges to add a bit of color to the ends of the drawstrings.
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