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Key Necklace

  Making a Key Necklace

My daughter wanted me to make her a key necklace that she saw on instagram.  So I got out my supplies…. 198 more words

Easy Necklace

It is a pressing matter.....

On the Craftsy.com bra making course I gifted to my daughters, the lovely tutor Beverly Johnson suggested a very clever  little pressing helper for small curves, and as we are now careening headlong into bra-making mode, hubby was ‘encouraged’ to nip into the timber merchant after church this afternoon to pick up a staircase finial.   87 more words


Marlborough and me......

I bought my beautiful daughters each a bra making class on Craftsy.com for Christmas.  I wanted to also get them a pattern and after reading some wonderful reviews decided on the Marlborough from… 367 more words


Fleece Neck Warmer

This was a quick and dirty project, made with a remnant of stretchy lightweight Malden Mills fleece. I’d gotten it years ago from their factory outlet in Massachusetts, used some of it for baby things, and then set it aside indefinitely. 204 more words


100 Days of Happy-Day 27 ~ A Sewist’s Multi-tool

It’s been a while since I’ve posted my  100 Days of Happy, but that doesn’t mean  I’m not happy!  I’ve been using my tablet a lot and I don’t like to post directly from that….and I haven’t taken many pictures.  339 more words


Dress Shirt Quilt in Progress

Here’s just a little peek at the quilt I’ve been working on for lo these many months. The quilt top is basically finished now, so I’m working on the back and making plans for quilting it. 78 more words


100 Days of Happy-Day 16

Again with the sewing. I sewed dog booties (and a few other things) all day long. When I started sewing parts together backward I was told to walk away from the sewing machine. 30 more words