Mastering the Narrow Hemmer, Part Two - Threads
Carol Laflin Ahles explains how to sew a narrow hem, how to guide the fabric, and how to overcome common left-handed feeding problems.
New in the shop!
I've been trying to get some new stuff in the shop. It has been hard getting my sewing mojo back with the kids home. But I made these... First 2 new cocktail clutches! this one: Made from grey wool pants, necktie, stripes shirt and bed sheet. And this one: Made from navy men's pant, stripes…
How to Quilt as you go
This quilt as you go method is really becoming popular and this video shows how you can get in on the action. It's a simple method and you'll see your craft coming together quickly before your eyes. You'll need some backing, many pieces of fabric - widths can be different, but they'll need to be the same length. Check out the quilt as you go method and show off your new found skill! Quilts are a lovely craft and make for an even better gift!
Japanese Knot Bag Upcycled From A Men’s Shirt
Check out my new little bag! Cute, huh? I love the Dickies pocket. It was a bit of a pain in the apple to construct though. More on that in a minute. So a little about the shirt. Last labor day weekend, the begets and I went to a street fair in the old town…
Quilt-as-you-go Log Cabin
On Saturday I went to a quilt-as-you-go class at Picture Patchwork in Latrobe. There were only 3 other ladies in the class so it was nice a...