My great niece is going to a Halloween Party and wanted to dress up as one of the characters from the new Disney movie "Descendants" which tells the story of the children of the best known Fairy Tale characters. …Continue
Added by Karen on October 30, 2015 at 4:30pm — No Comments
It's all in the color!! Once again Moda fabric by Sandy Gervais have come through with a beautiful line of fabric. I created this quilt with one charm pack and one jelly roll...plus a little yardage for the borders. Right now my hubby is upset because I took it to work to hang in my office!…
I own a Viking Designer SE. The computer went blank and I actually smelled smoke. I got 2 quotes of $800 to replace 2 computer 'boards' + labor.
Does anyone have any suggestions for me. That price is just way over the top, it seems.
Thank you for any input.
I miss my machine !
Help! My Ruby deluxe keeps jamming and I can't manually pull up my bobbin thread after threading my machine.
When I opened the thread plate to check for lint, the thread cutter is in the wrong place. The shuttle like unit that should tuck in on the left is on the center and the metal L-shaped arm arm in the back right in in a lowered position so it engaging with the bobbin case and the top thread is getting caught in the cutting groove on the arm so it can't pull back up to the…
While browsing my favourite Bag Maker Blogs I came across this free tutorial by Samantha Hussey (At home with Mrs H) for SewMamaSew. It's called the…Continue
Added by Karen on October 2, 2015 at 4:30pm — No Comments
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Added by Annette Danos on September 28, 2015 at 9:50am — No Comments
A friend of ours gave me this stack of suede scraps left over from his hobby. They are all different colours - blue, red, green, mauve, turquoise - and come in various sizes. It smells great and is very supple. I had been wondering what I could use them for, and came up with the idea of a…Continue
Added by Karen on September 14, 2015 at 5:30pm — No Comments
It's been a great summer! I know it's not what you want to hear, but it's August already. The kids will be back in school before you know it. My summer has been a whirlwind from softball games to basketball. Let's just say I'm beat and finally getting my summer sewing completed.…Continue
Nothing prettier than a tiered skirt for a lady ... or little girl! Here are my FREE directions - found at the FREE INFO page on my website. Just share - with my website as the source, and send me photos of what you create!
Pretty Quick & EZ IMHO. …
Added by Londa Rohlfing on August 4, 2015 at 12:16pm — No Comments
One of THE most fun things I do to embellish my clothing is to couch threads. Read on for some super hints to couch without tears!
The 3 brands of Monofilament Thread I like and recommend are :
Added by Londa Rohlfing on July 28, 2015 at 1:00pm — No Comments
When I made my City Slicker (Advanced) I noticed in the instructions this picture of one Christine had made in faux suede. I…Continue
Added by Karen on July 22, 2015 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Armed with some favorite summer colors, ready-made T'shirts in Lime and Aqua, I set out to 'play'..... But first, I cut the Lime T-shirt apart (I started with an XL), and RE-Cut it using my Londa's Terrific 'T Knit Top Pattern. This great top-seller is available both PDF for those of you who can't wait, AND …Continue
Added by Londa Rohlfing on July 11, 2015 at 3:58pm — No Comments
I’m always on the look-out for quick & EZ garments to sew, and this one is SIMPLE< SIMPE< SIMPLE!!!
Fabric: 2 yards of 45″ (could be wider if desire and fabric comes wider) soft fabric. The ‘Twist Wrap” I purchased ($10) was a poly sheer print.Continue
Added by Londa Rohlfing on June 23, 2015 at 12:00pm — No Comments
I was in the mood for some more embroidery, so I sorted through my pattern collection and came across this one for a fabric picture by Bustle & Sew. As I have a friend who bakes cakes for the local tea rooms and special occasions, this one struck a chord!…Continue
Added by Karen on June 14, 2015 at 8:30am — No Comments