Buttonhole Elastic

| June 30, 2014

Buttonhole elastic is a wonderful product. I don’t think I could do without it. Buttonhole elastic can be used in waistbands of maternity clothing – is easy to expand the waistline as needed. For me, I use a LOT of it for my grandchildren’s clothing.  We have quadruplet grandchildren- 8 years old.  The little boys are […]

Jiffy Grip Fabric

| November 16, 2013

Jiffy Grip non slip slipper sole fabric         Jiffy grip fabric has non slip rubber raised dot grippers on one side that makes it a perfect fabric for bottoms of childrens footed pajamas, house slippers and children’s soft sole leather shoes.  Other uses for this fabric includes gluing it to lamp bases to protect furniture, put […]

Get Your Garden Ready for Fall

| September 15, 2012

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Scotts Miracle-Gro for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Last year we had lots of weather issues, too much rain followed by drought conditions, and our garden just never really took off. This year we opted instead to do some container gardening so we […]

Coupon Clutch Clearance Sale!

| September 13, 2012

The coupon clutch company is holding a HUGE clearance sale on a wide variety of coupon clutch prints and designs.  While normally selling for $29.95, there is now a whopping 33% discount on all CLEARANCE clutches, dropping the price to $19.95!  Here is the direct link to the clearance section:  http://couponclutch.com/clearance/.  No promo code is […]

How to Get Sales Leads and Mailing Lists for Your Business

| April 17, 2012

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of InfoFree for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Whether you're just getting started in business and don't have much of a customer list yet, or you've got an existing customer list that you'd like to beef up, there's a quick and easy way to […]

AccuQuilt GO! Fabric Cutter

| October 30, 2009

For those quilters, crafters and sewers who generally need to do a lot of fabric cutting, I’d recommend the AccuQuilt GO! Fabric Cutter.  For those of us who have some arthritis in the hands / fingers, this machine is really a Godsend!      Not only is this fabric cutter 90% faster than rotary cutting and […]

Handiest Product You Could Have In Your Sewing Room

| May 16, 2009

We have done product reviews on a wide variety of items, from button hole elastic to the Twelve In One Magic Ruler and a ton of other items that make the sewers and crafters work a little easier.We’ve been getting quite a few requests to do an informational post on the Sewing Machine Repair For […]

Children’s Sewing Cards

| May 9, 2009

Children’s sewing cards have two distinct functions at our house!  First and foremost, they are laying the groundwork for teaching children to sew, which will result in a lifetime of pleasure and/or income for the children.  Secondly, they are wonderful for letting kids think they are “helping” me sew while I’m trying to do a […]

Gypsy Gripper Sewing Tool

| January 3, 2009

Many times it becomes a major challenge trying to hold plastic rulers in place while cutting fabric.  The fabric slips or the plastic ruler slips a little.  Even when sewing with our 12 in 1 Magic Ruler, it can become a little difficult to hold in place while cutting, either with scissors or on a cutting mat […]

Sidewinder Bobbin Winder

| November 26, 2008

I have mixed feelings about the Sidewinder bobbin winder.The cost is about $35.00 and can be purchased from many brick & mortar stores, as well as online mail order catalog companies.On the positive side, the unit is small, lightweight and compact, making it easy to move around.  The other good thing about it is that […]