I started the baby girls dress today. I have not sewn for an infant in a long time, the pieces are so small and take so little fabric. I wanted to do some machine embroidery on it, so I decided to sew her name on the bodice and added a cat outline on the pockets. … Continue reading April 26 – Brother LB6800PRW Embroidery and adding a design.
I have a TWO DAY WEEKEND coming up. I am excited. I usually work til 2 on Saturdays but not this weekend! And I am spending it at the sewing machine! I will not be doing laundry, I will not be cleaning toilets, and no.. no groceries will be bought. This weekend is all about … Continue reading April 24 – Machine Embroidery
Today while I was stalking blogs and I came across a great post by Carolyn over at Diary of a Sewing Fanatic. She was talking about sewing machine maintenance. What a great topic. One thing I learned was that when cleaning your machine you should not use 'Canned' Air. Hmm... I haven't used it but … Continue reading April 8 – Sewing Machines, Past and Present