Thursday, October 25, 2007

Episode 14 –Let’s Get Started Sewing for the Holidays

Want to now how many days until Christmas? This will tell you the days, hours and minutes:

Countdown to Christmas

Line drawing for Burda World of Fashion 8/2007 #107

Gift sewing idea links:

Embroidery Library -

Sewing About -purses


Whip Up

Crafster - check out their purse forum - many, many tutuorials. You do not have to be a registered user to read, just to post to the discussions

Craft Apple - tutorial links

Interview with Autum of Creative Little Daisy - check out her fabulous tutorials, tutorials by others and fun places to shop

Ebay Purse supply store - a place I found on ebay

You Tube - check out the how to and diy link

What about you - any favor gift idea sites, tutorials, etc? Please post a link in the shownotes if you would like to share.

Here are some more I have found since recording the podcast

More potholders
and yet more potholders
Many free patterns - nice variety
Purses, Ipod cases
Needle and scissor case
table runner
table runner, napkins and napkin rings
holiday coasters

Tuesday, October 16, 2007

The Winners are.....

Simplicity Pattern 3631
2 in size 8 to 14
2 in size 14 to 22

Let me know which size range you need:
Everyday sewist

If you already have this pattern let me know and I will draw for another winner.

Thanks for all the wonderful comments, they are so kind and so encouraging.

Sunday, October 7, 2007

Episode 13- Sew For Your Health

Sewing stress buster links:

Find Articles

UKY site

Robert Kaufmann fabric Hooty Owl fabric

What I am sewing:
Pattern List:
Onion 5038
Simplicity 3627
McCall's 5479
Vogue 8202
McCall's 5471

From the interview:

Sew Exciting Interfacing

Hemostat - Pam's favorite notion

Book mentioned in the interview