Quilting · Sewing

5 Quilting Tools Under $20

Quilting can be spendy. I learned how to sew in middle school back when my income consisted of money I earned babysitting for neighborhood families. All the way through the early years of my career, I carefully weighed each dollar I spent on sewing supplies because, like most of us, it was a tradeoff between… Continue reading 5 Quilting Tools Under $20

Quilting · Sewing

Divide and Conquer ByAnnie Bag

My most recent adventure in sewing and quilting has been this wonderfully useful--and colorful--Divide and Conquer travel bag from ByAnnie.com. I used Tula Pink's Homemade fabrics and ByAnnie zippers, mesh, vinyl, and soft and stable. I made the larger sized bag, which is about 10x15 and 8" deep. The left and right sides are vinyl… Continue reading Divide and Conquer ByAnnie Bag

Sewing · Videos

DIY Men’s/Boys Underwear for Fecal Incontinence

I have a young man in my life who has several medical challenges. Among them is a problem with fecal incontinence. Poop smears. I know, this isn't anyone's favorite subject, but let's be honest: everyone poops, and not everyone enjoys perfect health. While this little guy works with his team of doctors and specialists to… Continue reading DIY Men’s/Boys Underwear for Fecal Incontinence