My DIL bought a McCalls christening gown pattern and the linen and eylet overlay fabric for me to make a gown for my 4 month old GS. I am a little intimidated as I have never made anything so important. Does anyone have any tips before I begin. I have
How long can you keep cotton/poly thread? I have 100s of spools some over 40 years old. They are kept out of sunlight in plastic storage boxes made for thread. I have heard of the tug test where you take a strand and see if it will break easily but that d
Hey ladies I need a little help. An elderly lady asked me to make her a shoe holder that looks like bloomers. said her Mom made one for her back in the 60's, anyone have a clue how to find such a pattern?
View of the Past - Does anyone remember? Before home embroidery machines, before fusible web, before some of you were born, we used thin drycleaner bags cut to the shape of an applique and put it between the applique and base fabric and then ironed to set
Shabby Fabrics has a free 2013 Mystery Block of the Month quilt...January thru April blocks are up and all still available...also the Country Cottages quilt blocks are all still up for free download...They have some nice things...worth the look if you are