Archive For 19 October 2012

Hand stitching and Angela Walters

Hand stitching and Angela Walters

Quilt Market is coming next week and while I don’t get to go this time [insert tears here] I did get to do a little work on a piece that’s going. Melissa created a wall quilt based on Crissy’s I Love My Local Quilt Shop logo–both are super cute, of course. Melissa needed some help…

Product Review: Clover Clamshell

Product Review: Clover Clamshell

I got the Clover Clam Shell Accessories Case months ago and its just hung out in my sewing box, waiting for the perfect time. I’d thought the perfect time was a week or so ago when I started sewing together hexies in the new “Simply Color” fabric by Vanessa Christenson. Well, despite all that work,…

Thanks to Each and Every One

Thank you so much for each an every one of you that donated to the Sewing for Orphans drive. It was successful beyond my wildest dreams with more than 350 items donated. I’m thrilled to be able to help out with donations being sent to orphanages in Tam Ky, as well as to the orphanage…

Giving a Little Gift of Love {guest post}

Giving a Little Gift of Love {guest post}

I want to thank Teresa for the opportunity to sew for the orphans of Tam Ky, Vietnam. I’m Mary Striegel and when I’m not working as a chemist for the National Park Service, I’m teaching 4th, 5th and 6th grade girls to sew.  The girls are part of the Girls in Action mission group of…

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