Q & A: What’s in your sewing box?

Q & A: What’s in your sewing box?

To enjoy your sewing, mending and needle arts projects it helps to have the right tools or notions. Here is a list of basics found in or with my portable sewing case and in a sewing box. Yes, I use two or more containers with basics; works well to take items on the go...
Inspiring Resources

Inspiring Resources

Ribbonerie at 3695 Sacramento St. in San Francisco is one of my favorite places for a varied selection of beautiful ribbon. Paulette, the owner, has ribbon of all types and colors displayed in vintage ribbon display cabinets, shelves and baskets. Amongst these...
Reorganizing Needle Arts/Sewing Space

Reorganizing Needle Arts/Sewing Space

If you have read my books or taken my classes, you will know that I stress the importance of organization and things having a home. Check out the Getting Started or Appendix sections on organization in my books for more details. Recently, I rethought my Needle...

“Insight Radio” Interview

A few weeks ago I had an interview with Sandra Gayer in London via Skype for Insight Radio in Europe. It will broadcast between 7:00 AM and 8:00 AM Wednesday, 26th, morning London time which is between 11:00 PM and 12:00 PM Tuesday, 25th, night California time. Here...