Ok, so I haven’t really been sewing a ton lately, but I have some a few small projects… that aren’t clothes! You mean I put a universal needle on my machine?! Don’t worry, the stretch needle is going back on soon. It turns out that I had a bunch of quick projects come up, so… Continue reading What I have been sewing lately
Sorry about Friday’s pieces, ya’ll. After not posting it on Friday morning, I was going to make it Saturday’s pieces, and then it just didn’t get done. Zillow is pretty distracting, ya know? Don’t worry, you’ll get extra this Friday. So anyway, fear. And for the purpose of today’s discussion, I mean sewing fear. Of course there… Continue reading Let’s talk about fear
And I don’t mean just with the food I put on my plate. Though I live in Italy and that may often be the case. But I mean with the projects I start and the stuff on my to-do list and the things I save on Pinterest because I REALLY want to do them. And I’ve only… Continue reading Sometimes my eyes are bigger than my stomach
It’s no secret that I’m somewhat obsessed with Project Runway. Well, at least the three seasons that Netflix has deemed worthy of bestowing upon me. I may (or may not) check at the beginning of every month to see if the Netflix gods are smiling on me, giving me a new season to binge watch.… Continue reading Make it work!
One of my goals for 2018-2019 is to sew every day (or nearly every day, because life…). I’m two months in and have maybe only done any sewing half the days. But what fun are goals if you accomplish them immediately? I have been sewing quite a bit, though, and been rather productive. Honestly, I… Continue reading Sewing life lately
I’m just quickly stopping in today to show you the progress I have made on Nora’s baby quilt so far. I’m almost done quilting it! Here’s the front: And here’s the back: I still need to quilt inside the stars a bit more, trim ALL the threads, and then bind it. But the end is… Continue reading Progress…
I’ve been on a huge clothes-making kick for about a year now, but lately, I’ve been feeling the pull back to quilts. I can do both, right? Clothes are good because it’s a quick accomplishment, and a quilt is more of an extended project. It’s good to have both long and short-term goals, right? So… Continue reading I’m actually making some progress on a quilt