Dressing Things Up

  Well after two years and hundreds of orders from both craft shows and Etsy, I am dressing things up. I guess all those happy, shiny Vistaprint commercials finally got to me.   First up, labels for my tea towels. Unfortunately they are too big for the front unless I get bigger bags which isn’t going to…

Sewing Studio Redo

i mentioned a few weeks ago that we moved the sewing room from the loft on the top floor of our townhouse to the lower level. It was a ton of work but Rob and Shane were good sports, and my father-in-law helped move the long arm. So now we are back in action in…

New Toy

When I first decided to add machine embroidery to my sewing repertoire a year and a half ago, I really wanted one of the larger machines with a larger sewing bed. But I just couldn’t reconcile the price tag so I got a middle-of-the-road Bernina. So imagine my surprise when a local shop was closing…