• Great Gifts for Quilters & Sewists

    Can we be honest about something? Why is it so hard to buy gifts for fellow quilters and sewists? You don’t know what they already have or want, and for some reason we don’t usually think to make them something even though they would appreciate and understand the time and effort it took to make something rather than just go out and buy it. I don’t know about you, but I often find my best sewing friends are the hardest to find the right gifts for. So I have asked my friends, done research, and I came up with a list of things that I think would make great gifts. The holidays…

  • Christmas Gifts You Can Make Quickly

    In a perfect world, I would take 2 weeks at the beginning of November and do nothing but sew all day long, everyday, so I could make everyone I know the perfect Christmas gift. I would already have everything prepared, precut and planned. I wouldn’t have to cook or clean or pick kids up from school. I would come down to my sewing studio with my coffee in hand and just sew gift after gift. Not a single thread would break and I wouldn’t make a single mistake. Once all the gifts were done, I would have plenty of time to write a thoughtful and loving card to each and…