Category Archives: GREAT IDEA

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What We Wear

Know you’ve seen these articles about what/what-not-to-wear after 40, 50, 60;.  Have even been told that leggings should not be worn by anyone over 30–Really????  Does anyone tell that to the Kardashians?  Yikes, what was I thinking; celebs are exempt … Continue reading

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Number One Tip to Save, Bookmark, Facebook and Web Pages

How-to Save/Bookmark Facebook and Web Pages As I’ve said, have never met a FB page or a blog I didn’t like.  The Inbox is overflowing every morning, but, that is how I like it! I’m retired now but even when … Continue reading

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Saving Money on Your Sewing Purchases

Saving on Shopping Dollars is Easier that Ever     Who doesn’t like saving money and with the advent of online coupons, Ebates, store discount, and cash-back credit cards it’s easier that ever. Here is how I save money through … Continue reading

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The Eurosteam Pressurized Iron; Ergonomic Rotary Cutter

Eurosteam Pressurized Iron Ergonomic Rotary Cutter   For the first time in many years, my sister and I attended the Original Sewing and Quilt Expo in Minneapolis.  It was essentially a social event to catch up with old sewing friends.  … Continue reading

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Children’s Christmas Fat Quarter Skirt Redux

Still time to stitch up some Christmas fashion for the little Girls on your list.  They’ll love you for it. All it requires is a package of Christmas print fat quarters.  It’s prepackaged so eliminates the fabric selection dilemma; how … Continue reading

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RTW Ideas for the Sewist

I went snoop shopping today…well, actually, I went shopping at the local department store’s season end sale to stock up on essentials and saw some great sewing ideas. Here’s what I found. T-shirts Stretch lace applied like ribbing on a … Continue reading

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Making Seed Tape

Remember seeing a Pinterest DIY on seed tape and having used the retail seed tape, know it is one of the myriad ‘greatest thing since sliced bread’!   Unfortunately, seed tape is not available in a lot of seed varieties … Continue reading

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