16 02, 2012

Happenings –

By |2019-05-29T10:33:21-06:00February 16th, 2012|Blog Info, The Sewing Summit|3 Comments

I've been storing up some fun news that I need to share with all of you! Even though I'm not involved in the nitty gritty details of the Sewing Summit, I'm excited to be included in the teaching staff!  I was planning to be there already (of course!), and being able to teach new, or [...]

13 10, 2011

The Sewing Summit – My Recap

By |2018-12-02T16:19:33-06:00October 13th, 2011|The Sewing Summit|28 Comments

Where to begin?  The weekend was better than I could have imagined.  Many thanks go to our gracious sponsors, including Baby Lock, AdornIt, Moda Fabrics, Warm & Company, BurdaStyle, and Delish Mag to name a few!  Without the support of these companies and the staff within them we would not have had as successful a [...]

21 09, 2011


By |2017-02-06T09:18:31-06:00September 21st, 2011|finished project, Inspiration, The Sewing Summit|8 Comments

Owen was treated to a pile of Pirate fabrics, which clearly he loved, just not enough to smile for a stranger for - haha!  He spotted the pirate ships, and skulls in the bolts at Riley Blake, and claimed the floor space just in front of them while I chatted about Sewing Summit with Jina [...]

20 09, 2011

New Sewing Machine!

By |2018-02-04T16:00:54-06:00September 20th, 2011|sewing, The Sewing Summit|16 Comments

Hi there!  Yesterday I made a big loop around the mountains, collecting boxes of goodies from supporters of the Sewing Summit, and depositing most of those boxes with Erin, since she has a bit more space (or used to!) to store a *few* boxes.  This is one of the boxes, that stayed with me: From [...]

19 09, 2011

Mug Rug Madness

By |2017-02-06T09:18:31-06:00September 19th, 2011|Inspiration, The Sewing Summit|2 Comments

Have you been following along with Erin and her holiday edition of Mug Rug Madness?  If not you should go check it out!  There's tons of inspiration, and tutorials so you can make your very own mug rugs.  And maybe a few extra for gifts! Along with all the inspiration and instruction, there's also prizes [...]

7 09, 2011

Personal Market Research :: Irons

By |2017-02-06T09:18:31-06:00September 7th, 2011|sewing, The Sewing Summit|36 Comments

I know that irons can be a bit of a hot button topic among sewists.  Everyone seems to have their favorite - I don't. When Joe and I were first married, I had a Rowenta iron, which clunked out early on due to a power malfunction.  Joe fixed it, then it started leaving rust marks on [...]