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Home…whether it is a studio apartment or a large sprawling ranch, it is where we build our lives. A person’s house truly is their castle.  The wonderful sisters at The Common Creative, I’m sure feel the same way and …

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I love lacing cards. I think it is a great way to introduce kids and adults into the needlework world. Why not get the kids even more involved and excited about …

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Only 19 more days until my birthday! YAHOO! I guess you guys better get started on stitching up this cake. The best thing about this pattern from Hudson’s Holidays is that it …

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Some days life is just spot on. It is pretty amazing and you are just happy to be alive. Life is beautiful! From the birds chirping away to the snuggle of a warm puppy…bad thoughts just melt away when …

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Summer has finally arrived, and what better way to welcome the warm weather than with some whimsical embroidered art?  We’ve got some of the best parts of summer represented here, from camping to the beach to happy kids playing …

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I would personally like to thank the men, women and animals who have served in our military. Thank you for your service. This great pattern entitled “I Love a Man in

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Sashiko is a traditional style of Japanese embroidery. First used as a form of repair, it evolved into a decorative style. The biggest idea in Sashiko stitching is a repetitive pattern,

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I love when something is created with what we have around us. This amazing hoop was made by ChameleonHound on Craftster.org. She was in a swap that required that you use what you have and with her imagination …

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I can’t believe I am only now discovering Lauren DiCioccio. Her embroidered slides are just amazing! The detail in such a small amount of space is absolutely mind blowing. I love her take on simple everything things that …

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Yes, I know Cinco de Mayo is long gone, but Fiesta Gato doesn’t need a holiday to get his maracas shaking. He loves celebrating birthdays, anniversaries and even Mondays. He just likes to dance! Mollie at Wild Olive is …

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I love learning a new stitch or technique.  So many times I stitch the same style over and over again…that’s why I am glad that Bee’s Knees Industries created this Long and Short Stitch tutorial for me to try …

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How many times have you needed a few minutes to yourself?  If you are like me you know the following to be true: If you have small children or pets, you will never pee alone again and you will …

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Our moms-they are the reason we are here. They are our biggest supporter, our loudest cheerleader. Why not show your mom that she is in your heart with Sew Useful‘s pattern and tutorial on Craftsy.com. The embroidered

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Every time I see some form of stumpwork I am blown away. I just can not wrap my head around how it works.  Elizabeth at Sew in Love must have heard my cries for help because she created an easy …

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I have been a longtime fan of The Bee’s Knees and when I found out that she had started stitching again, I squealed with delight! I absolutely love her style! There is something so calming in her quirky little …

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