Category Archives: Embroidery

Trick or Treat Door Hangers

I spent Thursday ninth tracing out all the pattern pieces needed for the girls’ costumes. That’s right, I’m not done yet and Halloween is a week away. I’ll get it done. On Friday I didn’t feel like cutting fabric. The … Continue reading

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Too Many Layers

Yeah. So. Last night’s sewing room exploits were basically just one aggravation after another. “Bobbin thread nearly empty.” “Check upper thread.” “Oh look. You broke a needle. In three. Good luck finding all the pieces.” “You blinked while the design … Continue reading

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In The Hoop Halloween

The girls finally decided on Halloween costumes. Danica wants to be a water fairy, River wants to be Tinkerbell, Elle wants to be a light fairy, and Jackson will be Peter Pan. So far I have all the masks done. … Continue reading

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Bandanas for Philly

My sister asked me to make her pit bull, Philly, some bandanas. I used red quilter’s cotton for the exterior and a red flannel for the interior. I know bandanas aren’t normally lined, but it’s getting chilly here now. I … Continue reading

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Frozen Finger Puppets

Guys. Guys! Seriously!! My kids are Frozen obsessed. So when I saw Embroidery Super Deal was offering a FREE (not anymore, sorry) machine embroidery file for Ice Princess In The Hoop Finger Puppets on Craftsy, I knew the girls would … Continue reading

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Baby Sewing

Before Jackson was born, I decided to make a few little items for him. The moose embroidery design is part of Bunnycup Embroidery’s Forest Animal colection, which also comes in applique format. I put the design on a Carter’s brand … Continue reading

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Bebelambs – Labri Maxi (and a sneak peek)

My husband went to work out of town, unfortunately. But, that gives me a chance to catch up around here a little bit. I’m part of Bebelamb’s core tester group, and as mentioned in this post, I had the chance … Continue reading

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Harry Potter Embroidery

I’m making my oldest two girls (ages 4.5 and 3 years) new hoodies. I’m using design 24 from the latest Ottobre: Spring 1/2014. I’ve had this fabric laying around for a while now. It screams Gryffindor (Harry Potter) to me. … Continue reading

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