I am going to whine a bit, so I'm sorry in advance. Since I've been retired to try to regain my health, I only manage to even turn my machine on about once every week or so. I've been diagnosed with chronic daily migraine, which worsens with movement
Just a quick FYI--Hancocks of Paducah has a special grab bag offer of 10 random spools of Sulky thread for $4.99 To find them, go to fabric sale by price, and then fabrics for $4.99. It is on about page 6 of the pages.
Is there a design or set of designs of doll clothes that would fit Barbie dolls? I've got the chance to meet an almost-7-year-old and her 8 year old sister, and thought that would be a good ice breaker gift. I've found one set on Designs by Sick, an
I know all the Disney designs are copyrighted, but what about the Wizard of Oz characters? I just landed on another site with blatant copyright designs, not even changing the names. So aggravating when you try to avoid all of these sites and find one an
As I was babysitting my machine today, I had the germ of an idea--almost every bit of advice about machine embroidery can be used for our spiritual life. So here's my bit of advice for myself--don't forget the fundamentals. For me, that means my quie
I would like to show you my two special blessings this year. These are two photos of my mother and my granddaughter. My mom is 85, and is cancer survivor of two years now. I am so thankful for her. And my granddaughter Riley is developing a special l
The festivities and preparations for them have begun all over the world. I hope all of you have a blessed Christmas and happy new year. This year has been full of trials and victories and losses, as every year is. But we endured and are stronger and wi
I just wanted to share the updated banner I was able to complete with Kim's (dragonflyer) rescue. The one I did is on the far left side of the photo. I'm so glad it fit in more with the others. Our program went very well, and one little boy professed
Finished my banner for church (made possible with dragonflyer's help). The original banner just said Emmanuel, and I was asked to add more to it. My applique didn't line up, but I think it still works. I don't know why my lettering puckered a bit; i
I'm trying to create an applique. I am basically clueless. I have the design as a line image, but I don't know how to complete the applique process. It's a silhouette of Mary and Joseph to go on a banner at our church. I have PE Design Next. Would i
Because tomorrow will be a hectic day, I wanted to take time today to say Happy Thanksgiving to all. One thing I'm thankful is this community. I've received so much from this community, both personal and embroidery-related. So thank you all.