I wanted to make something other than ribbon bows for package toppers. I got this design from EL, but did not make it just like the directions. I made only 3 layers instead of 4, and used gold beads for the center. I glued it together instead of stitching
I euthanized my little corgi, Gummybear, this week. I'm still quite teary about it. She had a lot of health issues and was 13. She had become aggressive with the other dogs so I knew that she was in more pain. She had been getting monthly acupuncture tre
I got some designs from Embroidery Library today. When I downloaded them, the pdfs were just one file instead of a separate file. I like to store my designs with the pdf, jpg, thread list, design all in one folder. Did anyone else noticed this?
I'm having trouble hooping felt. The hoop I want to use is a 6x6 and the design is small enought to fit that hoop. I'm using felt that I got at Michaels. However, I can't hoop the felt as the hoop seems to be too small or the felt is too thick. The obv
What I didn't need right now is that my credit card number has been stolen. My credit union called me in the evening to tell me that my credit card was being "pinged." They explained that sometimes they use the card but not charge anything on it a few
I admit I am in the doldrums with staying home and social distancing. I haven't sewn anything since February! I just don't "feel like it." So, I decided that since quilting is my favorite sewing activiy, I'd buy fabric on line to start a quilt. Fabri
Actually, I'm a little embarrassed to be asking this, but I thought to look today at how many of the thousands of design files I have, and just how many I have actually stitched out. I only have stitched out about 350 design which is less tha 1% of the o
In case you haven't thought of it, now is a fantastic time to back up your computer to an external hard drive! I would have been hysterical if I had not just done that a few days before none of my computers worked. It sure saved me a ton of problems!
After a few weeks of living without my computer, the computer guy from the Geek Squad came yesterday and got all 4 computers working correctly again. I am astounded at the short time it took him to fix everything! He came covered from head to toe (includi