2022 Sewing Top 5

I do really enjoy doing a sewing wrap-up post each year. I think there has been a lot of “we overestimate what we can do in a day but underestimate what we can do in a year” going around, and for me that it totally true. I am addicted to my Todoist app, but I’m … More 2022 Sewing Top 5

RIP Fabric.com

So, apparently with little warning, the once ubiquitous Fabric.com is no more. Visitors to the homepage are now greeted with the following: It’s a bit crazy because I just placed an order on a bit of a whim at the start of the month to get a few things to pair with the fabrics I … More RIP Fabric.com

The Gatorade Effect

So back when I was still skating, our club decided to do a fundraiser where we worked to sell drinks at a major sporting event. We were outdoors in 110 degree heat, selling soft drinks and other beverages to the parched sports fans entering the arena, and we worked for a good 14 hours that … More The Gatorade Effect

Tales from the Road: Nebraska Quilt Study Center and Textile Gallery

It has been a few months since I was at the Roller Skating National Championships this past summer, but there were a few awesome places I got to visit that were too good to not post about.  This was my first year in Lincoln as a non-competitor, so I had more time than normal to … More Tales from the Road: Nebraska Quilt Study Center and Textile Gallery

Holiday Gift Sewing

I’ve started making it something of a tradition to create hand-crafted gifts for my friends during the holidays.  Last year I made some awesome scarves, and this year I wanted to keep the hand-made tradition going.  I knew I wasn’t going to have a ton of time to make things, and I wanted to do … More Holiday Gift Sewing