Sometimes I just want to sit down and sew. The hum of my sewing machine is meditative, and I enjoy the calm it can bring me. Maybe it’s been a long day after a busy week at work. Maybe I’ve got a special concern for a friend or a situation on my mind that I… Continue reading PreCuts and Me
Today is an exciting day for me! It is the publication date of Make Modern’s 26th issue and my newest pattern, “Chain Drive” is featured in this edition. “Chain Drive’ has the appearance of an intricate and difficult pattern, but in reality it's actually super easy to do! It uses a traditional motif that has been… Continue reading I’ve been published in Make Modern Magazine!
Today marks the end of a journey. I have successfully completed 31 days of the 31 Day Blog Challenge, which I boldly agreed to at the first of the month. Do you want to know what I’ve learned? Blogging is a bit like quilting. Funny that! Some days I am inspired. I can see the… Continue reading 31 Days!
We are almost to the end of the #31dayblogchallenge and I would like to celebrate! You have followed along with my meanderings, and hopefully, you’ve gotten to know me a little better through these personal stories and crafty posts. Your individual comments, emails, and participation here and beyond continue to be absolutely priceless. To thank… Continue reading Pattern Giveaway!
A fresh start for 2019 means going through my fabric stack. I purchased every piece with good intention. I either had an idea for the way I wanted to use it, or the fabric was simply too beautiful to leave at the store. Textile lovers know that our fabric stashes can grow to legendary proportions,… Continue reading Creativity and Kindness