Baby#2 is here! Lia was born on July 4th, 2014 at 6:03 am. I had a wonderful midwife and the delivery was a great experience. I haven't been active here since I got pregnant with Lia. She is a wonderful baby and she slept through the night
Peppermint Swirl Dress, Finally! Took me over two years to finally start the project. Took about 9 hours to finish. My Babylock Evolution Serger was a life saver in piecing the flounces. The rolled wave hem looks perfect on it!
Another Peppermint Swirl Dress for Lia This one is in rainbow colors. She's been singing and twirling all morning. It took me 7 hours this time. Last time, I tried using a 28mm rotary cutter to cut out the 28 curvy pieces needed for the 14
I haven't been very productive for almost two months now. For the last week, I've been busy buying designs and downloading designs, and then organizing designs. Then I started looking for more. When am I ever going to stitch them out? I have so
I haven't been sewing or coming here for a couple of weeks. Miss you cuties. I was surprised to see the DBC gone and it's such a shame that someone would ignore the rules and put the whole site at jeopardy. Good to be back!
Update: I found the website Maybe someone can help me find a site. I came across it last year reading an E-magazine about some best embroidery designs of the year. One of the categories was in-the-hoop projects. So I tracked it down and found the s
Mother's Day Screen Divider Card I got the idea from the youtube video I watched. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w... I made a few changes. I used Vellum for the panels to give a frosted glass look. I sandwiched the vellum b
I got my Husqvarna Viking Designer Diamond Deluxe today! It's my 5th wedding anniversary today. As you know, I've been trying to choose from Pfaff Creative Sensation and a Husqvarna Viking Designer Diamond Deluxe. They are both top of line, and b
I am in the market for an embroidery machine with a bigger stitch area. Right now mine is 5*7. I've looked at brother machines with 8 by 12 hoops. I am fascinated by their quarttro 3 and Dreamcreator (7 by 12). I've also looked at the 6 needle
Thinking of you Card for Nana from Lily My mother-in-law has been very lonely since my father-in-law passed away a year ago. We got a card addressed to Lily 2 weeks ago from her saying how much she missed Lily. I made this card and printed
Updating Husqvarna Viking Designer Diamond Deluxe I got a new metal magnetic frame so I had to update the machine in order for the machine to recognize the hoop. I spent hours last night, installing and uninstalling the 5D software, restarting my c