Adventures in Babysitting & Fabric Organization

Over the past several days I've been working on a label. I won't list the numerous things that went wrong with it while trying to get it done. I'm just glad it is finished finally and looks … [Read more...]

Baby Bibs and Scrap Bags

I made two reversible baby bibs for my friend that had a baby on Christmas. I can finally pack her blanket and bibs up to mail off tomorrow! Don't laugh at my poor gnome, he was the only … [Read more...]

New Crayon Coloring Applique Project & Baby Stuff

I've been savoring my last few days of vacation from work by doing some fun projects. Most importantly is the larger melted crayon applique sample I wanted to get done for class previews … [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...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

Keeping the Embroidery Machine Busy

I've been doing several projects on my embroidery machine and I've got a few left to do before the quilt show gets here on November 10th.  Here are a few of the things I've been working … [Read more...]

Gettin Stuff Done! Quilts, embroidery and a sewing machine rant.

I have a bunch of deadlines coming up so I've been working diligently on getting things completed. Friday night I attended a crafters night at Scrap and Sew. Anyone can come work on a sewing … [Read more...]

Free Design – Zip Case – In the Hoop!

I'm the first to admit, I'm not great with 3D objects that have to be sewn. Bags baffle me. I've done a few but I avoid them since I'm better with quilts and figuring those out. Fear no … [Read more...]