About: elaine

When I learned to sew, I was totally hooked! My mission is to provide sewing projects that are easy enough for anyone to learn or to practice sewing... Let us know if its working!

Recent Posts by elaine


With the holidays winding down and 2014 rolling in, wishing you all a Happy and Creative year up ahead! If any of your New Year’s resolutions have to do with sewing or crafting, please let us know. We would like to post blogs and how too’s that help you achieve...
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Fluff the halls

Wow, the holidays are zooming in, so I wanted to send some greetings your way with a little seasonal show and tell. The cutter stocking is done. Loaded on some dangly ornamentation, maybe a bit much, but just couldn’t stop! Since cutters have such a worn texture, I used torn...
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Drop cloth holiday table

When someone first told me that event planners were using drop cloths for tables, I thought “brilliant!” So the pivotal inspiration for this year’s holiday table started with using a drop cloth as the base tablecloth. For a theme, woodland plus texture were kept in mind when building this holiday...
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Let the holidays begin!

Greetings and Happy Thanksgiving! Thanksgiving marks the beginning of  holidays loaded with memories and memories in the making. Wherever you are and whoever you are with, it’s time to give thanks for all good things! Sending best holiday wishes your way!...
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Styling with Burlap

Styling with simply off white, tan, and brown coordinates is sometimes the easiest way to go when planing a burlap project. When planning a color scheme, tracing paper or  a light print out (about 40% transparency) can be helpful. Then you can experiment with color pencils, working with the color scheme...
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