Summer PussyHat

 Sew a Summer Pussyhat! This one is for my sisters of the Resistance! Because marching is a long, long way from being over! Like many of you, I knit a bazillion pink pussyhats for the Women’s March on Washington! This activity, started by the PussyHat...

Happy Valentines Day!

I wish you a very Happy Valentines Day! May it be filled with Love Laughter Joy Happiness & Chocolate I posted my very favorite recipe for chocolate cake a few years ago on my previous blog, and know what? I am STILL asked about that delicious treat! I thought it...

How To Choose Fabric For Sewing

A pattern is a critical element, your style adds the sparkle, your mad sewist skills put it together, but really? Fabric makes it happen. Great fabric elevates a garment from ho hum to zowie wowie! For example let’s think about a basic skirt. If sewn in a medium...

Invisible Zipper Hack

 As I settled in for a bit of sewing (ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh) after the Hurricane Matthew evacuation I knew one thing for sure. Two things if you counted how very, very much I NEEDED to sew for a bit! I knew that I was not leaving the house. For awhile...