Author Archives: Natalie Nettles

How to Miter Lace Points

Today is the Last Day of our Back-to-School Sale! Editor’s Note: With the kids back-to-school, there’s more time to sew! From Sept. 6-15, we’ll be celebrating “back-to-school” season in a number of different ways — from ideas for sewing for children to inspiration for sewing for yourself! On the last day of...

Double Van Dyke Smocking Stitch Tutorial

Only 1 Day Left in our Back-to-School Sale! Editor’s Note: With the kids back-to-school, there’s more time to sew! From Sept. 6-15, we’ll be celebrating “back-to-school” season in a number of different ways — from ideas for sewing for children to inspiration for sewing for yourself! Any time is a good time...

Sewing for your home

Only 2 Days Left in Our Back-to-School Sale! Editor’s Note: With the kids back-to-school, there’s more time to sew! From Sept. 6-15, we’ll be celebrating “back-to-school” season in a number of different ways — from ideas for sewing for children to inspiration for sewing for yourself! A couple weeks ago, we asked...

How to Box Corners in a Tote

Only 3 Days Left in Our Back-to-School Sale! Editor’s Note: With the kids back-to-school, there’s more time to sew! From Sept. 6-15, we’ll be celebrating “back-to-school” season in a number of different ways — from ideas for sewing for children to inspiration for sewing for yourself! Looking for an excuse to root...

Vegetable Minestrone Soup Recipe

Only 4 Days Left in Our Back-to-School Sale! Editor’s Note: With the kids back-to-school, there’s more time to sew! From Sept. 6-15, we’ll be celebrating “back-to-school” season in a number of different ways — from ideas for sewing for children to inspiration for sewing for yourself! Back-to-school means fall is near, and...

Remembering the victims of 9/11

On this 13th anniversary of the attacks of 9/11, we remember those who lost their lives and pray for the families and friends of the victims.We also honor those men and women who so bravely rushed to help the victims in response to the attacks. ~The Martha Pullen Team

How to Monogram a Knit Daygown

Only 5 Days Left in Our Back-to-School Sale!  Editor’s Note: With the kids back-to-school, there’s more time to sew! From Sept. 6-15, we’ll be celebrating “back-to-school” season in a number of different ways — from ideas for sewing for children to inspiration for sewing for yourself! One of the wonderful things about...

Teaching Kids How to Sew

Only 6 days left in our Back-to-School Sale! Editor’s Note: With the kids back-to-school, there’s more time to sew! From Sept. 6-15, we’ll be celebrating “back-to-school” season in a number of different ways — from ideas for sewing for children to inspiration for sewing for yourself! As the kids discover all...

Back-to-school = Back to ‘me time’

Editor’s Note: With the kids back-to-school, there’s more time to sew! From Sept. 6-15, we’ll be celebrating “back-to-school” season in a number of different ways — from ideas for sewing for children to inspiration for sewing for yourself! Back-to-school isn’t just for kids! In fact, for those of you with empty nests, it’s...

Making and Applying Embroidery Patches

What’s cuter than an embroidered lunch box? What do you do when you want to add embroidery to something that cannot be sewn on or will not fit in a hoop? With this solution from Evy Hawkins, you can create a machine-embroidered patch and then apply it permanently and professionally to...