Make Lemonade!

Have you heard Alex Boyé's Lemonade song? ...more

Once Upon a Thread Five: You!

Sorry about my unintentional hiatus from Once Upon a Thread! You know, 6 kids, a household, and all that stuff. I'm still working on some projects, but it will be like an extended, drawn out birthday, the best kind, right? ...more

McCartney Jacket Giveaway!!

We interrupt Once Upon a Thread with a little bookmark pause. ...more

Once Upon a Thread: Chapter 5 {Little Red Hood with a Clever Charlotte Giveaway}

I am loving all the skirt name suggestions! ...more

Once Upon a Thread: Chapter 5 (and giveaway!)

Happy National Sewing Month and welcome to Once Upon a Thread, Chapter 5!! ...more

Once Upon a Thread, Chapter 5!

Start your sewing machines, wind your bobbins, and thread those needles!! Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus, Christie Hurst Are you ready?! ...more

A Few of My Favorite Things

When the dog bites...when the bees sting...actually, we don't have a dog, and the only time I've been stung by our bees is when I grabbed a towel outside where a bee was resting to wait out a thunderstorm, so it was very much deserved sting. ...more

Magnolia Manor Reveal: Kitchen & Book Nook

What does one do when one's husband is out of town? Cereal for breakfast, early bedtimes for those who have school the next day, and an evening to load photos from the fancy camera to see what has been in limbo in the world of captured and unreleased. ...more

Pleated Pencil Skirt: A Delia Pattern Review

Have you seen it, have you seen it?! ...more

Kaftan Coverup Critique

One of the best things about sewing is that nobody has the same article of clothing anywhere. ...more