Blankets

Blankets

I’ve been buried under boxes of baby clothes! I recently read an article about the hospital blanket in this square. You can find the article here. I can’t remember if they were being used when my kids were born. I don’t think they were. The story is...
Classic Tailoring Course

Classic Tailoring Course

I recently completed a 12-week Classic Tailoring Course at Cuyahoga Community College in Cleveland. As my business has grown, so, too, have the local requests for alterations. I’ve hemmed pants, taken in prom dresses and hemmed dresses.  I never had the...
DIY NFL Clear Tote Bag

DIY NFL Clear Tote Bag

I am excited to participate in the 2014 Crafty Football Blog Hop!  I am the first stop on the hop, so be sure to check back for all kinds of football fun! Last month, I was attending a college football game so I checked out their bag policy online. It wasn’t as...
Archer Shirt Sew Along – The Fabric

Archer Shirt Sew Along – The Fabric

It’s Archer time!  I jumped at the opportunity to join Maris in the Archer Shirt Sew Along. The Archer pattern  intrigued me. I have sewn shirts in the past. I made a white, broadcloth blouse that I wore for years at the beach. I’ve made shirts for my...
Silky Kimono – Simplicity 1318

Silky Kimono – Simplicity 1318

This is how I roll. I have plans to go out on the town and decide, two days before the event, that I need something fun to wear.  I had seen the amazing Erica B.’s fringed chiffon kimono some time ago. And then, last week, Annie was home from college and wearing...