In my fervor to make the 10 straps for the Casual Blogger Conference, I ended up making 11! So, I’ll be giving away the extra one on Friday, April 30. To enter to win this lovely handmade dslr/slr camera strap, made with my current favorite KEI Honeycomb fabric, you have to do three things: *… Read More
I got a message from LeeLou requesting camera straps for the Casual Bloggers Conference, and although I’m only donating 10, I feel like the conference peeps will be stoked to get them in their goodie bag – unless they don’t have a DSLR camera. What do you think of my packaging? My days as a… Read More
First I started out touting the miracle of paper piecing hexagons. Then I quickly figured out that basting in the little papers was double the work – for me, anyway. Many people swear by it. So I made this handy tutorial for hand-piecing with no paper. I still think this method is the best for… Read More
Heather over at alamodefabric.blogspot.com is having a 1 yr. anniversary giveaway. An AWESOME giveaway. Be sure to check it out. She’s also got a list of the groups she admins over on Flickr and I was already a member of some, but I discovered a few new ones! Hooray! She’s accepting entries until 2.28.10.
In conjunction with the release of the book One Yard Wonders, you could win fabric for a year! Ends Feb 28, 2010. http://www.storey.com/oneyardwonders.php/#entry And on Sew Mama Sew, they’re hosting a giveaway event. There’s a long list of bloggers giving away cool stuff…most are accepting comments until Dec. 6, so hurry! http://sewmamasew.com/blog2/?p=3717 I’m always up… Read More
I’ve been on a roaming kick lately. Roaming the web. I can’t help myself! There is so much crafty/foodie blog goodness out there! A couple new favorite blogs: http://jchandmade.typepad.com Lovely pictures, recipes, sewing and knitting ideas and patterns – for sale and for free :) http://lloydandlauren.com/ A fun mix of everything – well written, witty… Read More
Oh, there are so many! First of all, it’s nice to know I’m not alone. Second, I was over at Heather Bailey’s lovely blog, and I found this super cute free pattern for a bat named Betty Boo. While there, taking in the sites, I noticed a link for Trick-Or-Eat. Feast your eyes on this… Read More
This is post 499! Eek! Kind of exciting :) Anyway, some gems on the web: I’m dying to make this quilt. I think I’ve said this before…because someone else had a lovely cross quilt in red and white. But I just love Betty’s in pink and off white. Awesome. I’ve been asked to make a… Read More
Two days before we left for our road trip to Montana, I accidentally deleted my blog. That’s right, all 488 posts. Deleted. Years of blabbery and nonsense, gone. So I inconveniently send my webhost a 911 white flag for support, and of course, it’s July 4th and no one is around. 12 hours later, someone… Read More
Baby Ian on his owl quilt :) How cute is that plaid jumper?! I love baby clothes. And shoes!