Category Archives: Machine Embroidery

Scripture Pillow

I needed a quick gift for a church leader and thought this would be a good idea. In my personal devotions I’ve been studying the different names of God from the Bible. On Monday, I give praise to Elohim, the … Continue reading

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A couple of cuties

Oh. My. Word. I had a great time making these beauties. This little diva has a sequins  dress, pearl necklace, bracelet and earrings. But the fascinator is what makes her!! And have you ever seen a cuter monkey face? Add … Continue reading

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President’s Block

Every year the outgoing President of our local quilt guild receives a block of her choice from each guild member.  With these signed blocks she puts together a quilt to remember her time as our leader.This year our outgoing president … Continue reading

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The end of a great week

Today I did my first machine embroidery on the new Brother machine with great results. I started off slow and started a sampler of the available fonts on the machine. After getting bored with this I decided to try an … Continue reading

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Neat Pin Cushion/Thread Catcher

I made this little project for a gift exchange for our guild. It sewed together quickly and easily. It’s by Elizabeth Hartman for Sew, Mama, Sew. I found the pattern and tutorial here. I used uncooked rice and a couple … Continue reading

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You won’t believe this!

Or maybe you will. Maybe I’m the only one who didn’t know I could have a sewing machine that was smarter than me.  (okay, maybe it’s not that hard) But the point is,  check this out. Have you ever seen … Continue reading

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Christmas came early this year

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I am a proud new owner of a Brother Quattro 2.  Now we’ll see if I’m smart enough to operate it.  Stay tuned.

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