Sew Many Ways

Hello, my name is Karen and I am a wife, mom, dental hygienist, blogger, crafter, organizer and lover of all things thrifty!! I've been married to a wonderful man for over 26 years and we have 2 beautiful daughters who are our pride and joy. I love to blog, sew, quilt, craft, rearrange furniture, shop in consignment stores and drink tea and coffee all day long! However, my favorite thing to do is organize and label everything...a place for everything and everything in it's place!!

Super Size Pound Cake Recipe...

Hi everyone! I've been wanting to share this recipe for pound cake with you for a long time. My mom made it for as long as I can remember for big family functions ....more

Sew Darn Crafty Link -Up Party...

Welcome to another Sew Darn Crafty Link-Up Party. June is almost over and July is just around the corner. Wow, these months are flying by!! ...more

How To Make Your Own Small Pillow Form...

Hi everyone! We've been busy moving our oldest daughter Courtney and her fiancé Courtland into their first home. We still have one more move of furniture this coming weekend (that dreaded heavy Ikea furniture that we're afraid to dis-assemble), but we're almost done!! ...more

Sew Darn Crafty Link-Up Party...

Welcome to another Sew Darn Crafty Link-Up Party. I hope you're all having great day and are ready to share your projects from last week. Sew Darn Crafty is a place where you can share anything that you've posted on your own blog and it's linked here, then linked back to your blog for all to see ....more

How To Make Prairie Points For Your Next Quilt Top...

Hi everyone! I've been in my sewing room, fabric flying, making quilt tops to hopefully sell online soon!!...more

Sew Darn Crafty Link-Up Party...

Welcome to another Sew Darn Crafty Link-Up Party. I hope you're all having great day and are ready to share your projects from last week. Sew Darn Crafty is a place where you can share anything that you've posted on your own blog and it's linked here, then linked back to your blog for all to see ....more

Make Your Own Desk or Sewing Table With Things You Might Already Have...

I changed a few things around in my sewing room and thought I would share some ideas I used for a "new" to me sewing table.I needed a shorter, not so wide desk. I scrounged around in the basement and found an old coffee table I wasn't using anymore. I unscrewed the legs and that wooden skirt box along the under edge and placed the coffee table top on storage boxes I already had in my sewing room ....more

Graduation Tassel Ornament...

Hi everyone! It's that time of year again...graduation time. Whether it's high school graduation, college graduation or even your little kindergartner's special moment, it's a memorable time for everyone! ...more

Crazy Big Iris From Our Garden...

I love all flowers, but iris are up there as one of my favorites...along with tulips. This is the week when the iris starting blooming in our back yard and they are just beautiful, so I wanted to share a few pictures I took this weekend!! We have 2 sizes of iris and, this year for some reason, the larger one must have eaten it's Wheaties, because they are giant.Here is the patch of smaller ones just starting to bloom.. ....more

Sew Darn Crafty Link-Up Party...

Welcome to another Sew Darn Crafty Link-Up Party. I hope you're all having great day and are ready to share your projects from last week. Sew Darn Crafty is a place where you can share anything that you've posted on your own blog and it's linked here, then linked back to your blog for all to see ....more