June 2015

2015 Row By Row Experience

Are you participating in Row by Row? This is our first year, and it's been a blast for far. It's such a fun event to do with friends, and it's interesting to see all the variety of patterns from different shops. Here's our row: Our pattern is free to all, and we have pre-made kits [...]

Tutorial: Ribbon Bookmarks

“Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.” ― Charles William Eliot We can't get enough books on textiles, sewing techniques, quilting, needlework...in our libraries. Our newest beloved is Fabrics A to Z: The Essential Guide to Choosing and [...]

Tutorial: DIY Pacifier Clips

Here's a quick DIY for the new moms in your life. Make a pacifier clip for under $3! Supplies: Ribbon- about 12 inches Shock cord- about 4 inches Needle and matching thread Awl Clip 1) Tie your piece of shock cord into a loop knot. 2) Using  an awl, poke a hole through one end of [...]