This is a post that I have had in the works for a WHILE now. For the last few months, I have been emailing those of you who have purchased any of my quilted ornament tutorials, and asking you to please send me feedback letting me know what you thought of the tutorials, as well…

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It looks like I will be taking a few days off from ornament making, due to a washing machine mishap. Due to a sprained wrist, due to a washing machine mishap. Last week, my dinosaur of a washing machine stopped working. I was pretty positive that it was a goner, until I looked it up…

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I have finally reached a point where I feel like my craft room revamp is done. Well, maybe not done…there will probably always be something else I want to do in here…but I DO feel as though it’s looking pretty good. When I first started to fix things up in here, it was mainly from a feeling of necessity.…

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Wine is a great love of mine. Especially red wine (although I do love some Riesling every now and then). The thing is, I live in Florida, and when the thermometer outside is reading 3937 degrees, sometimes red wine just doesn’t get it. In fact, when you’re sitting outside under the blazing sun, taking a…

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I don’t know about anyone else, but storing my fabric has always been a problem. I want it to be kept nice and neat, but I also want it to be easily accessible. Even more than that, I want to be able to SEE all of it… like, all at once…. during those times I’m brainstorming…

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I’ve just added a new Christmas ornament to my collection today…and I just love it…but it is funny, because it is not at ALL how I originally intended it to turn out. My original idea popped into my head as I was thinking about something that might make a good idea for a wedding ornament…and…

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I have been meaning to make some NFL themed ornaments for probably 3 years now. Not even kidding…I bought a huge stash of NFL fabric in every team forever ago, and it has just been sitting there looking at me ever since. Though I have really WANTED to…I could possibly have a couple of new…

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Every once in a while I get overwhelmed with my orders and waiting list, and a little bit stressed when I think of all of the people who are patiently waiting for a couple of months or more to receive their ornaments. With that being said, sometimes I need to give myself a little reality…

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I can hardly believe it, but October 18th will be the 5 year anniversary of my very first ornament sale. When I decided to try and sell a few ornaments on eBay to earn a little extra Christmas money in 2005, I had no idea that it would turn into what it has…here it is,…

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