Jan 31 2018

    I felt like spring was in the air when the newest copy of Classic Sewing Magazine arrived in the mail.  Ever wondered how I started the business?  As the “Creative Visionary” for this issue, I got to tell the story of how I turned my hobby […]

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Jan 9 2018

This photo popped up on Martha Pullen’s newsletter last week.  My heart skip a beat at the cuteness! I’m happy that I can share the link to my article for adapting a collar for bridging. ∼ Michie’ Click here for the article.

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Oct 23 2017

  I’m so excited to give you a peek inside Classic Sewing magazine’s Holiday Issue.  For my article, I chose tea dyed tatting and a simple embroidery design using pattern #119.  Wanting less holiday and more of a winter look, a color pallet of white, ecru and pale […]

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Oct 7 2017

This is the photo that popped up in Martha Pullen’s newsletter this morning.  The photo brought back some really fun memories of Anna and I taking the little guy for his first photo shoot.  Six years ago he was learning to sit up, this week he is touring […]

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Jul 19 2017

My copy of Classic Sewing Magazine arrived in the mail yesterday after much waiting and anticipation.  The magazine is full of wonderful ideas for your Fall sewing along with great articles filled with new techniques.  I always look forward to seeing how my garments have been photographed and how the article has […]

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May 2 2017

Cool and breezy daygowns for Summer?  That’s what I featured in the Summer issue of Classic Sewing Magazine!  Little embroidered frogs on daygown pattern #128 with entredeux trimmed collars makes a simple outfit special.  The collar treatment is a simple technique for the beginner and complete instructions can be […]

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Jan 22 2017

Spring arrived yesterday afternoon in the form of the new Classic Sewing Magazine.  The poor mailman waded through a torrential downpour to place it on the front porch which I immediately snatched up and rush back in to show Tiffany.  It’s always much more fun when someone is […]

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Oct 8 2016

The new Holiday Issue of Classic Sewing Magazine arrived in the mailbox and we just had to take a break from work and go through every page!  We were thrilled to see our Jon-Jon with our smocked “Christmas Truck” and even more excited by the other articles where […]

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Jul 13 2016

Do you remember our hint for the Back to School Issue of Classic Sewing Magazine?  Well, here it is and we are thrilled! Pattern #134 was used for the outfit and features a sweet baby skunk.  The skunk is hand embroidered using a Chain Stitch which is a […]

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Apr 11 2016

My copy of the latest ‘Classic Sewing Magazine’ arrived in the mail this week and it is wonderful!  The magazine is full of projects and inspiration for Summer sewing and once again we are honored to be included.  The “Bridging Bubble” article recommends pattern #145 and we were […]

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