As I left off last week. I was searching for affordable dream fabric! I couldn’t believe it. I thought there was no way that I could do it. I will have to give up doing this challenge. My budget wouldn’t allow it. Beautiful crushed velvet! I started off the day going to a fun knitting… Continue reading Sew Fancy Pants part 2 fabric choice
I have really been working on #levelingup my #sewinggame . I have been sewing since I was a child and as with many things it comes and goes and ebbs like the tides! Well it has been getting back to the level where it was and now has surpassed that, I am pleased to say!! … Continue reading Fancy pants Challenge January 2019
I received this red robe and knew that the size,style and color really weren’t me. But the idea hit me that maybe I can #upcycle this and make it into a new creation; a cape. After I washed the robe I tried it on to see what I was working with. At first I didn’t… Continue reading Red Robe reconstruction and upcycling Part 1
Sunday I woke up and really felt like sugar cookies! So I decided that I would make some sugar cookies. This is my recipe for some quick sugar cookies. I hope you enjoy them as much as my family, friends and students have in the past! Monica’s Sunday sugar cookies Ingredients ◦ Half a cup… Continue reading Monica’s Sunday Sugar cookies
A couple of months ago I wrote about a new needle punching tool that I purchased from Hobby Lobby. It happened to be a third needle punch and this one was supposedly adjustable. It had needle sizes from embroidery to rug punching size and everything in between. I realized that this was the second needle… Continue reading Feeling punchy part 2
Recently I was at Hobby Lobby just browsing. While there I came along some new items. One such item is a new punch needle tool. It’s a adjustable needle by Boye. This makes the third punch that I’ve purchased. I’m thrilled that Hobby Lobby is carrying more punching supplies. I will be testing out this… Continue reading Feeling punchy? Part 1!
I decided that I wanted to make something special for my mother for Mother’s Day. Knowing that her favorite flower is a sunflower and how much she’s been admiring the needle punching that I’ve been doing lately; I decided to put both of those two things together and make a special project for her! I… Continue reading Sunflower purse