The now famous “infinity” style dress was the style my daughter selected for her wedding. Â I flew back to Memphis where we made 4 in one day. Â There are few (2 seams) and a little elastic attached, and that is all one uses a sewing machine to accomplish. Â No hems or handwork needed! Â My […]
Holidays always remind me I really should clean up my sewing room.Â Here is a cute story about sewing ADD so many sewers develop! Spring Cleaning http://popser.com/Cleaning.html P.S.Â I know I’m not alone since I just Googled Images ofÂ “sewing room disasters”.
I grew up in the shadow (within a few miles, that is) of the famous costume/fashion designer Edith Head. I only wish I could have worked under her, if only for free during the summer months. I did have a chance once, and visited her studio. I remember her being interviewed onÂ TV and how […]
how to read the most basic portion of a non metric measurement device.
I found this cute little toy tea set at our local dollar store, and though it would be perfect for “the girls” to use when they have tea parties.
I discovered this seems to come to us from Amish craft women, and was a pincushion which was pretty, so typical of Amish home arts.
I will never forget the feel of a smooth running mechanical sewing machine….
For several years I have sewn with my oldest granddaughter by my side. She was always egging me on to sew doll clothes and other critters.
I have always been a big fan of covered snaps to give a garment a classy finish!
My daughter-in-law loves the styles in Mad Men.