Machine embroidery is magic.I think I have said that a time or two. I have had my Brother Quattro for many, many years. I just love making home decor and monogramming. I have made many gifts, personalized items for family and friends. Plus I have been hired to embroider items for co-workers. Who doesn’t love a […]
Chalkboard art is one of my favorite types of projects to create. Last year, Pottery Barn came out with some chalkboard pillow covers that were so cute. They came back with them again this year and I just had to recreate my own version. This was a fun and easy project.
Okay, okay, I just have to share with you my newest obsession crafting tool. I got a Cricut Explore. Playing with this machine has been so much fun. I still cannot believe I have one. I kept thinking my Cricut Mini was enough. But my Mr. decided I needed to upgrade. Lucky me. This machine glides […]
I have been in awe of machine embroidery since the first time I laid eyes on an embroidered apron. When I worked in retail many years ago, the store required us to wear aprons. It was a shoe store, I don’t know what the concept of the aprons were. Anyway, a co-worker came in one […]
Sewing a straight line can be a little intimidating. How do you keep the fabric straight while stitching? I can be sewing along, thinking about what to make for dinner and then notice that I am no longer sewing in straight line but the fabric has somehow scooted away from where I am supposed to be […]