Sewing Swaps!

Now that @jaceynotjc has gotten her package,  I can share what I made for her as part of the #pssummerlovinswap . :) it's a knitting bag and tucked inside was yarn, some @sewcaroline patterns and @molliejohanson 's book. :) I'm happy to report she loves it. :)

Have you had a chance to participate in a sewing swap? A couple of weeks ago a friend asked me to join in the #pssummerlovinswap she was hosting. I’ve found that the best swaps happen when partners have similar tastes and styles and when you’re given lots of info about the person you are paired […]

Be A Sew South Sponsor!

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Sew South Retreats (The Girls’ Weekend editions!) are coming up in a couple of months, and I’m so excited! I’ve got so many fun projects planned for us and some special treats too. You see, Sew South is all about choosing joy. It’s about the people and the experience. It’s a weekend for sewing, crafting, connecting […]

Sew South Retreat News!

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Hey friends! Are you as ready for summer as I am? I’m so excited about the upcoming change of pace, freedom from our really early morning routine and for the sweet joys of summertime. I’ve got some fun things in the works for summer sewing, and I look forward to sharing that with you soon. […]

Patchwork Zippy: Busy Girl Sews!


In my heart of hearts I will always love a good zippy pouch and you can never have enough. Patchwork Zippy Pouch Today’s my stop on the Sew Organized for the Busy Girl Book Tour, and I’m delighted to tell you about this super cute new book by my friend Heidi Staples of Fabric Mutt. […]

Easy Journal Covers

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Today is my daughter’s birthday and she is growing up so fast. This is a pic of her when she was 2. Today she is 7! Time flies! On her wish list was a journal to do math problems in. (Love that!) So I decided it was time to cut into the Anne Kelle mermaid […]

Sew South Retreat Recap & Giveaway!

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What an amazing weekend! Sew South was two weeks ago, and I’m still smiling about the whole event. When I plan Sew South, organize all the details, put together the swag, plan the schedule, I’m always thinking of ways to make it special. I want everyone that comes to feel included, excited and relaxed. I want […]