Month: May 2010

Sewing for Sweet Sixteen

sewing a dress-embellishment

My lovely little sister just turned sixteen. And folks, of all the sixteenagers out there, she’s got to be the sweetest. For her birthday I wanted her to have a dress that she felt pretty and special in.  I gotta say in all seriousness, I myself was a pretty miserable sixteen-year-old.  I suffered from a… Read more »

Reduction and Project Finish-it

My fabric collection

My life has been somewhat consumed these past few weeks with De-cluttering. De-cluttering, De-junking, not so much re-organizing as re-DUCING. For one of my church activities, I was asked to teach a small class on the subject, and was given a handful of books to draw from. After reading this book, I’ll never be the… Read more »