Whether you’re sewing, making jewelry, knitting, or crocheting your neck works hard while you create. You can release some of that tension by simply rolling your head from side to side. Even better: let your head hang to the left while you take ten slow breaths, then repeat on the right side. If you’re looking to go a bit further, grab your yoga mat or a big towel and give these poses a shot! As with any new exercise, please be cautious and consult your doctor before trying anything too terribly strenuous.
I’m sewing like crazy to get ready for the holidays, and sometimes a little inspiration is in order to keep things moving along.
I know, it’s still summer, but last fall I made myself a promise, and I’m determined to keep it! Every fall/holiday season, I feel like I’m drowning as I keep up [...]
The whip stitch is one of my favorite hand sewing stitches. It’s so useful and easy to do! In the video below, she’s using it to finish a hem, but you can also use a narrower whip stitch to close a busted seam or even reinforce a pocket that’s started to pull, like on [...]
You guys may have noticed the brand new link at the top of the site to a Kitchen and Sewing Essentials page. I get a lot of questions from folks about stocking the kitchen and the sewing room and thought it might be cool to have a place to share supplies that I either [...]