Category Archives: Pinterest

Picture Tutorial: Decorative Stitching Holiday Project!!

Hi Everyone!!  In my New Video Series on Learning to Sew featuring the Singer Quantum Stylist 9960, I showed how to use your machines Decorative Stitches:  Making the Most of Decorative Stitches Video Part 4 and how to use your machines … Continue reading

Posted in Decorative stitches, DIY Christmas Stocking, Letter stitching, Pattern Review, personalized, picture tutorial, Pinterest, Singer 9970, Singer Quantum Stylist 9960, Strikes My Fancy, Youtube video | 6 Comments

Picture Tutorial: Drafting a Flared Skirt!!

Hi Everyone!!  It’s been a while since I’ve shared a Picture Tutorial.  I’ve been very busy with the pattern fitting series but I thought I would show you how to draft a simple skirt using your own body measurements.  Now I know what … Continue reading

Posted in body measurements, easy DIY skirt, elastic, flared skirt, metallic knit, Pattern Review, picture tutorial, Pinterest, Skirt tutorial | 8 Comments

Exciting News to Share!!

Hi Everyone!!  I have some wonderful news to share!!  As some of you know I recently started my own pattern fitting series, “My Approach to Successful Pattern Fitting”.  I’ve been writing and  producing this project on my own for the past … Continue reading

Posted in American Sewing Guild, Everything Sewing, exciting news, free pattern fitting series, measuring, My approach to successful pattern fitting, Pattern Fitting Series, Pattern Review, Pinterest, Strikes My Fancy | 4 Comments

Pattern Fitting Series: Q & A’s

Hi Everyone!!  I’ve received many emails with great questions about Parts 1 and 2 in my Pattern Fitting Series.  I thought I would take the time to answer them all here in a post before Part 3 next week.  It makes … Continue reading

Posted in body measurements, ease, fitting, measurements, Pattern Fitting Series, Pinterest, questions and answers, Strikes My Fancy, tape measures | 4 Comments

Inspired by Nature on Earth Day!!

Hi Everyone!  Thanks for all the nice messages wondering where I’ve been!!  It’s really touching that I was missed!!  I was out of town for a bit in our nations capital soaking up all the culture and history.  If you’ve … Continue reading

Posted in allover print, Bernina. WeAllSew, border print, Earth Day, Fabric Contest, fabric design, Nature, palm beach, pink and green, Pinterest, print design, printed fabric, quilting fabric, Strikes My Fancy | Leave a comment

Update to Flower Power Blog Post!!

Hi Everyone!  I had a request for more information about the Flower Stitching Foot so I updated my Flower Power blog post and included the actual directions I received with the foot.  I hope this solves any confusion you may … Continue reading

Posted in denim, embellishing foot, flower power purse, flower stitching foot, foot, Pinterest, Singer 9960, Singer L-500, Strikes My Fancy, Upcycled | Leave a comment