1000 Things to Do with a Sewing Machine, Coats, I made it!! 2014, Sewing

Hunkering down for the winter…

... not that it has even snowed yet.  Hopefully it will not be anything like the freaky Winter of '96 (photo below and see source post here). It doesn't snow much here ("knock on wood") but I intend on getting warm and cozy in December anyway.  So to start I have made a fuzzy fleece… Continue reading Hunkering down for the winter…

1000 Things to Do with a Sewing Machine, Bag Making, I made it!! 2014, Indie sewing patterns, Sewing

Whoot! Whoot! Whoot!

It's time to announce the winners of last week's giveaway!  I used a List Randomizer on Random.org to pick the winners.  I typed in all your names, pressed "go" and it randomly sorted your names, with the first two names being: 1. UtaC 2. Sewing with Scoobys I did the same for my two pattern names… Continue reading Whoot! Whoot! Whoot!

1000 Things to Do with a Sewing Machine, Denim, DESIGNIN' DENIM, I made it!! 2014, Indie sewing patterns, Sewing, Sewing Challenges, Skirts

The Button that took three days to sew on…

and I don't even have a good reason why it took so long!  Life just got in the way, I guess.  But this skirt sat for three days waiting for one button.  I suppose this is one reason why we have UFO's (un finished objects). I downloaded the PDF pattern from Dixie DIY - the… Continue reading The Button that took three days to sew on…