Crafts in the Park

Crafts in the Park Article on NorthJersey.com Looking forward to Westwood’s Crafts in the Park show tomorrow, promoted by PJ’s Promotions. The park was being renovated last year so the fall show was cancelled. Hoping for nice weather, nice people, and steady traffic. 🙂 I have to say though, I was more surprised to come across…

Throwback Thursday

You know how you put a piece of yourself in every quilt you make? And then, when you visit the person who received the quilt, it is like seeing a long lost friend when you see the quilt? I was looking for some pictures to send one of the folks who organizes craft shows I do…

Worth a Chuckle

I was scrolling Facebook yesterday and came across this image that someone had posted on the Blogging Project Runway page: This really made me laugh. I can honestly say I never put on a clean dress to sew, although I did stitch out an embroidery design at 9pm last night in a dress that I…

Booth at Nyack Street Fair

We did our first street fair yesterday as opposed to a craft fair. The difference? The street fair allows commercially manufactured items. We had visited one of the three annual street fairs in Nyack last summer and didn’t think it was for us as we saw vendors pulling merchandise right out if “made in China”…

Getting a jump on graduation!

My stepdaughter is graduating from high school in June and her Dad and I have been thinking about how to commemorate such a special occasion. She is off to college next year and only wants things for her dorm. There is a quilt in her future and tonight I made her this pillow to commemorate…

Shop Hop in Sydney

I took a bit of time off yesterday and had a great time. I met up with the fabulous Jane of Pillow Parlance fame and we did a little shop hopping in Sydney.   Our adventure started at a at a fabric shop aptly called, “the fabric shop.” I got a great black and white…