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My May Giveaway Day Win

Look what came in the mail yesterday!

These lovely fabric note cards were made by Tara at the tiny hummingbird, and I was totally thrilled to win them in this month’s Sew, Mama, Sew giveaway day! They are pretty note cards (I hope Tara doesn’t mind if I use these as inspiration for some future note [...]

Three little pigs

Look what my friend Linzee brought me from Quilt Market!

I must have mentioned to her one day how much I adore Japanese fabrics. I love this. The full charm pack includes a couple more patterns, but this one was my favorite. So cute.
I know it’s been quiet around here. My sewing machine’s been busy though. [...]

Coming out of the (fabric) closet

It’s time to face the facts and stop denying the inevitable: I’m a sewist.
Why inevitable? Because just as I grew up watching and helping my parents cook delicious meals and baked goods, I also grew up watching (and sometimes helping… mostly by providing project inspiration) my mom sew. And while she tried to encourage me [...]

Gift guide

Cheap, Healthy, Good has a great post today for anyone who’s still doing holiday shopping: “The Practical Guide to Christmas Gifts for Foodies”  
Hint: That coffee mug above is a don’t.