Teach Kids How To Sew – Here’s Why You Should

Teach Kids How To Sew

Nowadays, kids seem to be so caught up with advanced technology and social media.  And those who young ones who are interested in really productive hobbies like sewing seem to be diminishing.  Some might think that it’s ok, I mean some video games are educational after all and many games can stimulate … Continue reading

Pinch Grip Oven Mitt Pattern or Puppet Show?

oven mitt pattern

When my son was a baby, he loved to watch “Walking with Dinosaurs,” that great BBC documentary series.  When I say “loved” I mean he watched it every day at the same time, 11:30 am, for half an hour –he was 11 months old.  This routine lasted for a year.  … Continue reading

Huge New Juki Giveaway (RRP $989.00): Just in time for Christmas

We’re so delighted to announce to you our latest “Juki Bundle Giveaway” just in time for Christmas.  Our sponsors have really gotten into the holiday spirit with a tremendous prize this year of a sewing/quilting machine, a serger and a gift certificate! Our sponsors are offering the complete Christmas package for … Continue reading

Fur Boots! For the Glamourous Christmas Morning Look.

fur boots

These fur boots are not meant for walking, but rather for sitting pretty by the window while you watch the snow fall — or at least, this is how I picture it.  I imagine you sitting by the window with your favorite book or your new iPad (hopefully reading this … Continue reading

Do You Know Your Notions? Time-Saving Sewing Notions

time saving sewing notions

The notions department of a sewing and crafts store holds a wide variety of items that can enable anyone to sew faster and/or better. Here are some of the best tools and gadgets. Measuring and Cutting Accurate measuring and cutting prevent time-consuming errors. Retractable tape measures are inexpensive, so keep … Continue reading