• Tying the knot close to the fur of the animal

    How to Repair Stuffed Animals in an EMERGENCY

    Our children love their stuffed animals, stuffies, lovies, toys or whatever you call them where you live. Sometimes they love them so much, the critters start losing body parts! Or they were caught in…

    May 12, 2021
  • Interchangeable circular knitting needles

    5 Reasons Why YOU Should Use Circular Knitting Needles

    Circular knitting needles are relatively new to the knitting tool kit, I say relative since knitting has been around a while… Circular knitting needles started showing up after World War II. They are basically…

    March 9, 2021
  • Photo of a sewing machine

    How to Thread Almost ANY Sewing Machine

    If you are looking at your brand new sewing machine and wondering how to thread it, start with the manual. If you are looking at a machine you bought used, chances are pretty good…

    February 4, 2021
  • Fabric and Real Pumpkin sitting on a porch

    Easy Fall Decor with Fabric Stuffed Pumpkins

    It’s time to decorate for the fall! I love using ‘evergreen’ decor, most of my Halloween and fall decor is made up of these fabric stuffed pumpkins. What does ‘evergreen’ mean? It means you…

    October 14, 2020
  • Showing how to do a knit stitch

    How to Knit the Stockinette Stitch

    The Stockinette Stitch is the most popular knitting stitch. It is what you picture in your mind when you think about a warm, cozy knit sweater. It is smooth and luxurious. It is what…

    July 28, 2020