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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

19 08, 2011

Travel Handmade : iPad/Laptop Cover Tutorial

By |2017-02-06T09:18:32-06:00August 19th, 2011|The Sewing Summit, Tutorial|39 Comments

Last month when I posted my iPad case, I offered and you requested a tutorial, and I'm so happy to make good on that promise today!  I have instruction to make this pouch in iPad size and laptop size, along with a little math to help make a perfectly sized pouch for your favorite electronics!Supplies:Variety [...]

19 01, 2011

The Sewing Summit

By |2018-05-15T22:14:55-06:00January 19th, 2011|The Sewing Summit|3 Comments

I have to share what is going on with The Sewing Summit!  Erin and I have spent many late nights chatting, to get decisions made and progress happening.   I love progress! If you don't know what The Sewing Summit is...It's a modern sewing and blogging conference.  We want to reach out into the blog community, [...]