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Crafty Monday Sewing

Time for a garment makeover. I read about talented gals like Adventures in Dressmaking, people who take bad things and make them fantastic. I want to try a makeover of a LONG sundress of my daughter’s, but I’m scared. I rarely make clothing because precision is not my thing. I want…

sewing party

We came, we sewed, we conquered, then I blogged it

I finally had the sewing house party. (What? You didn’t know about it? Follow me on Twitter and you’ll know about it next time.) Because my husband works at night from home (he runs telephone town halls; if you need to hold a telephone town hall, contact me), Cathy was kind enough…

Sewing party

Teaser! If you are local to me and want to learn to sew, send a message. I made a sample from my House Party pack for everyone to see. It’s an accessory roll for tools, art supplies, whatever you want. Very quick to cut and sew up. Everyone will use…

Sewing in my life

With all the Sewing Party talk, I thought I would examine home stitching in my every day life. Here is my outfit from Sunday — a yo-yo necklace and matching headband. My purse is also home stitched. If I were to make the yo-yo necklace again, I’d attach the chain…

Sewing Party Giveaway

I gave a preview here and at a recent home school mom meeting (Mother Culture!) for my upcoming House Party (Local mommy friends, the date will be announced Monday evening. If you’d like an invitation, send me a note). Since I received more stuff in my party pack than guests that…