Zero Waste

Google Zero Waste clothing. There’s a ton of stuff out there, right? “Zero waste clothing” is a subset of the sustainable clothing movement referring specifically to clothing manufactured with no waste. How nice of Joost de Cock, pattern maker and philanthropist, to make this simple version…

5 Sewing Time Management Strategies

A time management strategy makes sense for a sewist because it makes more time for sewing. And who doesn’t want that? Finding time to sew means you are wearing or using what you produce when you want it. It means you might have a few gifts ready for…

Ooooh, Lookie! My Site Crashed

Anyone who’s worked in print journalism knows on some level her life’s work will end up lining the bottom of somebody’s bird cage. I accepted that as part of the ephemeral nature of daily news reporting. You could even think of it as a…

Sew True

A day hemmed in prayer seldom unravels. Anonymous…

Hollyburn Sew Along

I’m so proud to post this badge: I participated in my first sew-along. As the (charmingly yellow!)  badge reveals, the sew-along was hosted at www.mymessings.blogspot.com.  (Which is in Melbourne, Australia, so I’ve been virtually travelling!) You can visit over there to…