Category Archives: Holidays

Happy New Year from the Squirrel Twins

Started in August, these sat for the longest time just waiting to be finished.  I gifted them to the children on Solstice and the children insisted that they be lifted up to hang their squirrels at the very top of the tree. … Continue reading

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And Partridge Makes Three

  A partridge in a pear tree

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Snowflake Tree

Finished Snowflake Tree

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Pure Jealousy

Robert Kaufmann Shetland Flannel in red with its subtle texturing really shows off in this simple dress.  A simple warm dress in flannel, that is what it was supposed to be.  My first Geranium Dress.  Only I found ways to complicate … Continue reading

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Give and Give Again Gifts: Deluxe Addition

Everyone who loves to sew loves to get sewing gifts.  At least I’ve never heard otherwise.  If you found my posts from the last two years  (Give and Give Again Stocking Stuffers for the Sewing Enthusiast and Give and Give … Continue reading

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Snowy Day Stitches

Good intentions regarding my WIP list have been nothing but that, until now.  The very first item from the UFO corner, Snowflake Tree by Cathy Bussi, is my current project again.  It’s the perfect project for our first snowy day of … Continue reading

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Happy Pumpkin Season 

During the fabric inventory some lovely rust colored quilting cotton turned up.   It reminded me of one of several stitching projects that have been sitting in a drawer for a few years now.  Each fall/winter I think I’ll get … Continue reading

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