Tag Archives: sewing

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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When you make something, please take a picture

I wish I had done this when I started sewing and crafting. That was so long ago I would have had to use one of those cameras on the tri-pod where you look into it and cover you head with … Continue reading

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Baby Bibs

This was a fun project. And what a great gift for a baby shower. Fingertip towels are very hard to find these days. I looked all over town and finally bought a dozen on ebay. They were very good quailty … Continue reading

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Owls and more

Babies are so much fun to sew for!! Here’s another rag quilt. The green looks a little faded but the nursery colors are green and brown owls. I used minky and fleece and put flannel on the back. And, of … Continue reading

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Meet Kermit

No, he’s not a monkey. But just as cute! I found him in the Simplicity pattern book but you don’t need a pattern. Just use any size pillow form and cut your fabric to fit. Maybe I can find a … Continue reading

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