Archives for 2012

Closing Out 2012

I've been working on little things here and there around the sewing room so I haven't had a whole lot to post. I did start a new project a few days ago and I thought I'd share some photos of … [Read more...]

58 – A Christmas Mom Interview

Here are the links and photos about some of the things we talk about in the interview. Barb Smith this is the song you were looking for: Way Over Yonder in the Minor Key - Little Blue Egg … [Read more...]

Snowflakes for Sandy Hook School

Embroidery Library notified the machine embroidery community of a way to show support for the students of Sandy Hook Elementary in Connecticut.  The PTA will be creating a winter wonderland … [Read more...]

Mail Call! Owl Sewing Kit and Corgi Earrings

On Friday I got two adorable gifts in the mail and I just have to share them. The first is from Marisa of Simply One By One Etsy Shop. She's been selling these adorable owl sewing kits and I … [Read more...]

Color Run, Keyfobs and Ornaments

My weekend was rather busy! On Saturday I woke up super early to do the Color Run down in St. Petersburg. Basically you walk, jog or run a 5k and while you're doing it at certain places they … [Read more...]

Free Pattern Friday – Quilted Christmas Ornaments (no sew)

I admired these ornaments whenever I saw someone else doing them and finally tried them myself! They aren't very difficult to do just really time consuming. I think getting two sides … [Read more...]

Personalized Quilted Keyfob Giveaway

I wanted to do a personal giveaway on my blog sponsored by *me* and thought now is a good time as any! Did you see these keyfobs I did recently on my machine? Aren't they cute? Would you … [Read more...]

Free Kindle Book! Wool by Hugh Howey

The first book in my favorite new series is free on Amazon today!  If you need something different to read and you like sci-fi-ish novels I highly recommend this book and the subsequent … [Read more...]

WIP Wednesday – Mostly Easy Street!

I'm still getting to know Kismet with lots of piecing and last night was no exception. I unhooked the embroidery unit and got her setup to do some more piecing so we could knock out Part 3 … [Read more...]

Keeping Kismet Busy and Sundry Other Things

Last night a friend came over to sew with me and I pulled out an old Christmas panel that's been sitting in my fabric closet for a while. It is a Michael Miller fairy panel and I also had … [Read more...]