Quick Tip: Vacuum Bags for Fabric Storage

Quick Tip: Vacuum Bags for Fabric Storage

When I recently made my Squirrel Tail Chalk Bag, I was reminded of a quick organizational tip I implemented several weeks ago. The convenience of having all my fabric and scraps in one place and clean was so nice, I had to share. Store your fabric in vacuum spacesaver...
Quick Tip: Bins Are Your Friends

Quick Tip: Bins Are Your Friends

When started a new project, particularly one that you have to clean up frequently, use a plastic bin to collect all the parts you need. Clear plastic bins are great for this. For sewing projects, I like a bin that is approximately 16 x 11 inches and several inches...
30 Minutes a Day to Complete Your Projects

30 Minutes a Day to Complete Your Projects

Here’s an idea that helps get my brain into gear: Just 30 minutes. In 30 minutes you can: Take the next small step on your big projects. Write a short blog post. Take photos highlighting your newest project and post them online. Go for a brisk walk or do a short...
Giant Calenders for the New Year

Giant Calenders for the New Year

With the new year always comes a new calendar. But this year I’ve drifted away from digital or simple monthly calendar. No, instead I’m embracing the potentially impractical yet impressive Yearly Dry Erase Calendar to keep me on track and motivate in 2015....