Spina Bifida AWAREness Month


This month I’m sharing weekly facts about Spina Bifida and asking for your support and donations for #TeamTwila Did you know? Team TWILAOctober 4 at 7:22 AM · #DidYouKnow … During my elementary days, I was just one of the THREE BLACK PEOPLE born with #SpinaBifida. When I got to middle and high schools…. I…

Sewing Tip – 6 Steps to Sew Minky Fabric Like a Pro!


We all love the feel of fabric because it’s so silky soft and cozy! Sewing with the Minky fabric for some of my friends has been more of a horror story instead of the warm and fuzzy feeling you get from the Minky fabric. Have you heard some Minky horror stories too? Well, I figured…

Spina Bifida AWAREness Month


We are supporting Team Twila with the Bowties & Bracelets Spina Bifida AWAREness Month Campaign! This event is HAPPENING all October Long! Twila selected the XOXO pattern in teal for the bowties and we are donating 50% of the proceeds raised to support Team Twila and the Adults with Spina Bifida Meet-Up group in Washington,…

Sewing Tip ~ Recycling Old Placemats.


Myra at So Sew Easy shares tips on how to Recycle Old Placemats ~ Doing Your Part To Reduce Waste! I know the holidays are quickly approaching and this would be a great idea to decorate your tables using your favorite fabric designs. I think making a super easy slip cover for your old vinyl…

Spooktacular Handmade Bow Event


We’ve been anticipating this SPOOKTACULAR Handmade Halloween Bow Sale Event! Lisa has been creating and designing the spooky Halloween bows and now we are excited that they are in the Etsy shop! If you haven’t decided on your little one’s halloween costume or if you are creating a look we have a bow for you!…

What do You Think? Is the Odyssey a Hit or Miss?


Hello, Handmade Handbag Junkies! So glad you can take a moment to preview one of the latest handmade handbags in my Fall Collection. I want to Introduce “Odyssey” and she’s ready for you to decide whether she’s a Hit or Miss? Fab or Drab? In keeping with the structured bag theme, I wanted to create…

Sewing Tip ~ Sewing Soft Toys for Kids and Relatives.


Myra at So Sew Easy shares tips on how to select the fabric, what stitches to use and stuffing. Who can resist an adorable bear?     Pin this for later! Do you have a helpful sewing tip that saved you time, money & frustration? Share your tip or product review for a featured spot!…

The Latest Thread ~ Spooky Hair & XOXO Campaign


Welcome to the Latest Thread where we will share our latest crafts, and upcoming XOXO Campaign! Let’s also take a moment to remember the men and women who lost their lives during the September 11, 2001 attacks in the U.S. today! Pre-Spooktacular Event! We are so excited to share our upcoming Spooktacular event! First of…

Sewing Tip – How To Make An Adjustable Strap For Any Bag.


Myra at So Sew Easy shares a tutorial “How to Make adjustable straps for your bags.” I love adding hardware to any bag.    Pin this for later! Myra says ” This adjustable strap consists of two straps –one longer and one shorter– joined together by a buckle with lobster claws at both ends. The…

The Structured Bag -Hit or Miss? Fab or Drab?


Hello, handbag junkies! I hope all are safe from Hurrican Dorian and you follow the authorities instructions if you are in its projected path. I’ve been updating my favorite tote bags and found some inspiration from the minimalist trend. The sleek look with a bit of structure is the direction I’m heading. As most of…

6 Step Pillow Lounge Tutorial


You can make this “Pillow Lounge Cover” in 6 easy steps!  My grandchildren needed seating and I took on the challenge to find a chair or something that I could make that they would get good use of for several years to come.  I initially found the Pillow Lounge on Wayfair and Amazon and thought…