Stash Enhancement Saturday – on a Sunday: Cosmo by Lecien Floss Bobbins

I have been in a very cross stitch mood as of late and my supplies are kind of strewn all over the table.  I knew I needed to buy some bobbins and wind the floss, but it kind of annoys me that the only real option to organize floss is the bobbin/plastic box option. I […]

Stash Enhancement Saturday: Erin Lane Project Bags

Every fiber artist needs a project bag or ten.  I probably have more than ten.  Okay, I actually probably have around 50, but I have a lot of WIPs!  I said that a little defensively,  I guess – can you feel personally attacked by your own words?  I also like how I used “a lot […]

Happy New Year! Let’s Set Some 2017 Goals

I spent New Year’s Eve the same way I do every year lately – celebrating when the east cost ball drops and then going to bed at a reasonable west coast hour like most boring, old ladies.  😀  I know how to party. Leading up to the change on the calendar, discussion often turns to […]

Stash Enhancement Saturday: Crafty Christmas Gifts

As usual, my friends rocked the mic when it came to super thoughtful gifts for me.  They seemed to cover all the things I love – food (restaurant gift certificates, chocolate), relaxation (spa gift certificates), and crafty goodies like these below.  If I don’t mention it often enough, I love my friends! First up, this […]

Tip Tuesday: Let Etsy Coordinate Fabrics For You

Now that I am obsessed with learning to sew, I’ve been shopping for fabric.  I tried to wander the aisles of Jo-Ann over the weekend to pick up some fabric I needed for one of my first projects, but there are so many aisles of fabric it quickly became overwhelming for me.  I just don’t […]