We know Dorcas used her sewing skills to serve others and show God’s love. Here is a simple sewing project you can make for others. Rice pillows are perfect for those who may be sick, have sore muscles or maybe just need some warm comfort after a hard day at work.  Let’s be like Dorcas and use sewing to bless someone.  Be sure to print out the card below to attach to the pillow. Right click and select save. The card will… Read more »

A few years ago, I decided to make some fabric gift bags to use for our family gift-giving. This is a very simple project, which is perfect for beginner sewers. In fact, it look just about as much time to SEW the gift bag as it would to wrap up a box in wrapping paper.  I used some old Christmas PJ pants (just cut off the legs and then seamed the bottom) and some Christmas-print fabric that I’d been waiting to use on… Read more »

Hey mamas and daughters (ages 9-18)! This summer, I am hosting a beginning sewing class for mothers and daughters. Well, I actually call it a retreat because along with the sewing class, there are sumptuous snacks and meals, vintage sewing decor, party favors, fellowship and more. I am offering two seasons, one in June and one in July. Now moms, you do not need to know how to sew to come to this class. You don’t even have to pretend… Read more »