Category Archives: inspiration

Pantone 2016 Spring Color Palette!!

Ok, I know….Winter has barely just begun.  BUT here in the south eastern portion of Florida, Winter hasn’t arrived. AT ALL. Sorry, but we can’t count that 18 hour, 10 degree drop in the temperature last month.  The humidity is still going … Continue reading

Posted in fabric, inspiration, pantone 2016, Pantone Spring Colors, Rose Quartz, Serenity, sewing, Singer 9960, soft color palette, Strikes My Fancy | Leave a comment


Hi Everyone!  Some of my recent posts have prompted messages from you about how I come up with some of the ideas for things I’ve shared here on my blog.  For example, the Cut, Twist, Sew, Repeat….Maxi!! skirt and most recently, My Version of the “Marin” … Continue reading

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Picture Tutorial: Flower Power Purse!!

I was so excited about how great the Flower Stitching Foot  worked for me that I wanted to do a project using it as a design detail.  I made an upcycled denim purse and embellished the purse with fabric flowers I made!!  I got … Continue reading

Posted in denim, embellish, embroidery, fabric flowers, flower stitching foot, inspiration, Pinterest, purse, Strikes My Fancy, Upcycled | 18 Comments