Tag Archives: sewing

It’s official, I’m a quilter.

Just recently, I made my first two quilts for my niece and nephew’s birthdays. (So hard to believe they’re 1 and 6 already, where does the time go?) I found the pattern on Two Little Banshees a few months ago … Continue reading

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Don’t call it a comeback

Starting in October I’ll be revamping, renewing and actually *POSTING* again! I’ve been so busy busy busy with the farmer’s market and my darling niece and nephew this summer that I’ve really let the posting slip. But no more excuses! … Continue reading

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Make-it Monday: Plush Baby Toy

I recently had this idea after seeing these at baby stores. Babies love the crinkle sound and the ribbon tags keep them interested. If you want to, you can design your very own baby toy to help improve your baby’s … Continue reading

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Tip of the Week: Magnetic Stud Finder Sewing guide

My sewing machine, Betsy, is a great machine. I love her to death, but there is no kind of measurements or anything so help me make sure that my lines are straight. While I was staring at the wall above … Continue reading

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This Week’s Tip: Secondhand Bed Sheets as Fabric

This past weekend was filled with sewing, and I loved every minute of it, despite hitting a pin while sewing causing the needle to break and go flying at me. I still haven’t found it.. Anywho! Friday, my friend Eileen … Continue reading

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Make-it Monday: Sewing with Bias Tape

Based on my first attempt with bias tape, I shouldn’t be showing you how to sew bias tape, mostly because I didn’t follow the instructions, but based on my second attempt, which turned out way better, because I followed the … Continue reading

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This week’s tip: Pressing Straight Seams

This tip comes from something I saw on Martha Stewart, but there is SO much information on Martha’s website, I cannot for the life of me find it. How to press straight seams every time. It’s so simple and easy! … Continue reading

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