Have you ever heard of Book Beaus? They're just padded book covers for paperbacks, but they are pricey. I used a pattern from MoosebStitchin, and sewed this up today. I used fold-over elastic instead of a velcro closure. I'm pretty sure Sue has a bo
I made this today out of two old placemats that my sister had given me. It's supposed to be made out of non-fraying fabric or vinyl, but I think I like the vintage, raggedy look of these. The design came from titania's creations.
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 haven't pressed or blocked or mounted this yet for framing, but I'm so happy with this design from Omas Place. My machine had been driving me crazy with shredding threads but this sewed out with no broken threads or with me wanting to either scream o
a while back, I had posted the idea that I was going to use a panel of a lace bowl for a "modesty panel" for a shirt. Well, here's the model! The colors somehow don't show up as well as in real life, but the panel is the perfect size. A huge thank
I can't believe I just embroidered on a cat bed! My thread broke 563 times... well, maybe I exaggerated just a bit. But it broke a lot, and I made a lot of mistakes. I would do it differently if I had to do it over.
my very first in the hoop project--a cosmetic case--design from moosebstitchin. The best part? The time it took from selecting the fabric, pressing it, cutting and then sewing--less than one hour! Supposed to have vinyl on front, but I like my stuff hi
Sweatshirt with snowman juggling cupcakes. For my 21-year-old daughter. Wanted to use the juggling snowman from gramsbear,with the snowman's nose pointing up, but I wasn't smart enough to figure out how to add the cupcakes and take off the snowballs.