Dear Hubby went through his old ties - there are many beautiful (very wide!!) ties he doesn't want anymore. Besides donating them - any ideas on how to re-purpose them? The fabrics are really pretty! I had even thought of doing something with them for
Question for everyone - when did you learn how to sew? I was 12 and made my first dress in Junior High (also known as Middle School). It was a revelation to me - I learned to follow a pattern and to put in a zipper, do arm and neck facings, and hem a ga
I can't quite figure out why I cannot download free items from CinDes Embroidery. I use FireFox - but even tried it in Chrome. Any suggestions? I try downloading and it simply "thinks and thinks". I always used this site a few years ago - but can'
Just to follow through, I met the with sweet lady selling the Brother Duetta 4500D - felt sorry, she has such health issues - the machine is wonderful (hardly used). She said, she was happy it was going to a good home!! Can you relate? I shall have bot
I have an opportunity to try out and buy a Brother Duetta 4500D, with 5 million stitches on it. The lady, who lives 2 hours away is asking $2,200.00 for it. My dealer said, if it stitches, I should grab it up. Are any of you familiar with the Duetta?
Each year at Thanksgiving, we, as a family go to a small German style community called Frankenmuth, Michigan. It is always festive with lights and music. I always have a surprise craft ready for us to use as a centerpiece for our table (even the guys mu
I thought I would send you heartwarming picture of the arrival, last week, of my son, Alex back to the states. Our sweet daughter-in-law is crying here and little 2 year old Henry is out of the picture, back with their friend who is taking the picture.
Does anyone know if there is a design for vertical and horizontal sashes that can be incorporated into an 8x8 applique block? Does that make sense? I would love to do some in-the-hoop quilting. I know so little about it but, I believe it can be done.
I have a grin on my face and happy tears in my eyes. Our son, Alex is home from deployment. He has been in a very dangerous area of the world since the beginning of the year. He and our sweet daughter-in-law just Facetimed with us from Jacksonville, Fl
Quick update from South Florida. We were lucky the eye didn't hit here as expected - but, I feel very bad for those it did impact. We lost power early yesterday (Sunday), winds started on Saturday and didn't stop until early this morning (Monday). Ne