Sewing Tip – Why you Need a Punch Plier in Your Sewing Kit!


Have you struggled with punching holes in your sewing or craft project? If SEW the Strengthened Punch Plier is just what you need in your sewing kit! If you apply rivets, snaps, studs, or need to start holes in thick layers of fabric or other craft projects you may want to look at this a little closer.   With this revolving…

Enter the Roostery Home Décor Shop Giveaway! – (Closed)…


The 4th Blogiversary Celebration and Textile Giveaway continues… The Roostery Giveaway is Ending Soon…. I’m offering your choice of colors and designs from my textile designs from my Roostery Home Décor Shop to one lucky follower! You select the fabric design and color for the pillows, tea towels, cocktail or dinner napkins from my Roostery shop and I will have it shipped to you.  More options available!…

Blogiversary – Roostery Home Décor Shop Giveaway! (Closed)


The 4th Blogiversary Celebration and Textile Giveaway continues… Last week’s giveaway was from my Spoonflower shop and this week I’m offering a selection of my textile designs from my Roostery Home Décor Shop to one lucky follower! You select the fabric design for the pillows, tea towels, cocktail or dinner napkins from my Roostery shop and I will have it shipped to you. International and U.S. participants…

Blogiversary Textile Giveaway! (Closed) Winner Announced on January 16th!


I’m celebrating my 4 year Blogiversary and I wouldn’t have anything to celebrate if it wasn’t for YOU! So I decided to share my love of textiles with one lucky follower! You decide which fabrics, Wallpaper or gift wrap designs you want from my Spoonflower shop and I will have it shipped to you. International and U.S. participants…

Top 16 Viewed Sewing Tips in 2016


The sewing tips shared this year really made our sewing lives easier from organizing to helpful tools and tricks to use that really saves time. I haven’t used a sewing pattern in years with the exception of last year when I downloaded a PDF pattern of a cute skirt. Most of the time I create my own patterns…

Sewing Tips – My Favorite Video Clips of the Week


If you want to learn how to sew and clip curves Wendi Gratz from Shine Happy Sewing will give you a quick tutorial and practice tips in this video. It’s the season for wearing ponchos and Charlotte shares her knowledge of making ponchos in this “Poncho Power” video. I enjoyed chatting with Charlotte and she made…

Sewing Tip: What’s a Straight Stitch Foot?


Do you find that you can’t keep your stitches straight? Do find that the regular sewing machine foot is a little to wide to maneuver in-between or around sewing obstacles spaces? Well I found that these problems disappear when I use the straight stitch foot! So what is a Straight Stitch Foot? It provides a guide for you and…

Sewing Tip – Things you Should Know About Silk Satin


Myra from Sew So Easy  says that sewing with silk satin one of  the most expensive types of cloth is the perfect choice when you want to create something very grand and luxurious! Classy and comfortable, it is no wonder that after all these years, silk satin is still considered as one of the best…

Sewing Tutorial – Applique Pumpkin Coasters


Petro of Creative Homemaking shares a great tutorial for those scrap fabrics you have hanging around! These cute coasters would make a lovely addition to a fall party!  Read more here… Do you have a helpful sewing tip that has saved you time, money & frustration ? Share your tip or product review for a featured spot here…  All…

Do you Love Sewing?


I love sharing sewing tips from those who love to sew! I’ve learned about new techniques, products, and, simple sewing applications that help me polish my sewing projects too. I also hope the tips have been helpful those who need a little advice about sewing!  Do you have a helpful sewing tip that has saved you time, money & frustration…

Sewing Tip – How to sew the Perfect Curved hem!


Petro of Creative Homemaking shares how to hem a curve when making dresses or circle skirts. Here is an easy method that will give you a smooth, neat finish. Read tutorial  here… Is there a sewing product, or a sewing technique that you want to share?  Submit your sewing tip here for a free featured spot! Stay tuned…

Sewing Tip – How to Install an Invisible Zipper


Ali from Thimberlina says that not all invisible zippers are invisible!  She shares how to ensure your invisible zipper installation is perfect every time using a normal zipper foot and a pencil. Read tutorial here… Do you have a helpful sewing tip that has saved you time, money & frustration ? Share your tip or…