Making the Character Appliques

quirky character applique

These small character appliques can be done in a 4″ x 4″ hoop so anybody with an embroidery machine can try this easy project. They can be hooped or framed as art.  Or you can turn them into any flat project like coasters, pot holders, journals or dish towels using any sewing pattern of your […]

2019 Craft Trends


What crafts are trending in 2019? Here’s what I saw at the latest Craft Industry Trade Show.

New Dolls coming soon

Here’s a sneak peek at the newbies … There has been a lot of behind-the-scenes work in the past two weeks – including the design of this website.  But I’ve still found time to make a few new dolls.  They will be available in the shop before Thanksgiving – only a few days away.