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eShakti

 I’m thrilled today to tell you about one of my favorite places to shop! If you’ve never heard of this amazing online store, you need to put this on your bookmarks bar!  I have several dresses from eShakti, (I might have a slight addiction) and every time I wear one of them, I get tons of(…)

Terra’s Treasures

Terra’s Treasures

Lately I  have been having fun reviewing more independent patterns.  As a sewing blogger who makes her own patterns most of the time, there is something so nice about just printing out the patterns and following directions!  😉  Plus it is so great to support these pattern shops.  Making a pattern is hard work so(…)

BInding a Quilt

BInding a Quilt

  Today I’m just re-posting this binding tutorial  that I did about a year ago.  I got a lot emails from readers saying that it was helpful, and I’ve helped a couple of friends bind their first quilts lately, so I thought it was appropriate to re-post! enjoy! My mother-in-law taught me how to quilt,(…)

Piper Pattern Review

I’m thrilled to have the chance to share with you a new pattern on the block! One of our fabulous sponsors, Violette Field Threads, the home for zillions of darling patterns for both girls and…older girls…:), has recently turned one of their most popular girls patterns into a pattern in adult sizes! The Piper dress(…)

The Fabric Fairy

The Fabric Fairy

We love fabric just as much as you do, and we have some amazing sponsors that carry some even more amazing fabrics and trims.  The Fabric Fairy has great deals on fabrics, and offer free domestic shipping on orders over $125, and otherwise offer 24-48 hour flat rate shipping!  They also offer swatches of their(…)

Peek-A-Boo Pattern Shop

Peek-A-Boo Pattern Shop

I was browsing through Peek-A-Boo Pattern Shop today and found some really cute patterns I just had to share! Since summer is pretty much here in SoCal, I might just be brave and try my hand at sewing up this adorable girls bathing suit: The front is just as adorable as the back! VERY tempting. Here(…)

Lets Go Fly a Kite

This is the first year that I have had 2 kids in 2 or more sports at once. It’s been really busy!  I realize as  a mom of three little kids that this is just the beginning of why moms joke about being a taxi driver.  With my son in baseball with about 4 events(…)