Happy New Year!

Happy New Year to all of you who follow the Gregorian calendar! Happy 2018 to all! May you learn from the past, live in the present and plan for the future. And may your dreams begin or continue to come true.  Raise a glass of cheer to your health, wealth, peace, love and kindness! Don’t […]

Global Tour with ChrisW Designs — Winners

Mind Blown! Wow, WOw, WOW!! When I asked my dear readers to nominate a friend to win a pattern, I had no idea you guys would make it so <bleep>ing hard for me to choose. I had to take an extra day to deliberate. There were at least 10 of you I wanted to give […]

Global Tour with ChrisW Designs — Docked

Good News! The big giveaway of exciting sponsored prizes is now open! Skip to the entry below right away, or you could keep reading for another chance to win a pattern for you and a friend. Bad News This world cruise is over. Please make sure you have all your personal belongings, and disembark in […]

DIY-Crush Link Party, Week 42

You know, I had no idea how fast a week can go by until I started co-hosting this DIY party every Thursday. Before I can take a sip of my chilled Pinot Grigio, it’s time to choose my favourite DIY and start a new link party. Hmmm… Now that I’m thinking about it, I guess […]

Feature: Fairy Bra Mother

Canada Rocks! Right? Right! And this July 1, we’re celebrating our 149th birthday. (We’re still looking pretty good for our advanced age.) What better way to show off our remarkable country and the impressive talent we have than to showcase a few of our sewing designers, teachers and suppliers in a Canada Day 2016 Blog […]

Try Something New for May

Is it nearly the end of May already? Where does the time go?? If it weren’t for the smell of lilacs and fresh green grass, I’d swear it were still February. And you don’t want me to start swearing. Anyway, the Try Something New Every Month (TSNEM) theme for May was hand sewing. It’s a […]