Vote for Anne Cate for FedEx Small Business Grant

Many of my friends and customers have been supportive of my daughter’s business, Anne Cate. She is still a college student but has had an exciting stretch growing her business. She has won a number of pitch competitions and reinvested the money into her...
Linden Sweatshirt by Grainline Studio

Linden Sweatshirt by Grainline Studio

I am trying to set aside time to focus on personal sewing on the evenings and weekends instead of always working. (I have a new Gantt system which I’ll share soon!  For those of you who know me, you know I’m eternally searching for a better system to...
Sewing for Baby Shower Gift

Sewing for Baby Shower Gift

I have a baby shower for my cousin’s daughter and wanted to make her something special. She is having a little boy, so I scoured my stash and put together these gifts. I bought the two sizes of onesies she had on her registry and make a bowtie and tie applique...
Tuscan Dinner Party – 5th Annual!

Tuscan Dinner Party – 5th Annual!

I was surprised to find that this was our fifth annual Tuscan Dinner Party! What began as an inspired outdoor meal has continued into a format that we now enjoy – a gathering with the focus on friends and food! You can see photos from our first Tuscan Dinner...