Monthly Archives: February 2015

Moto Me Jacket Sewing Challenge!

CHECK IT OUT!!!! This is such a cool jacket, and given the liberty to add your own design elements is even better! Read on for how you can make your own Moto Me Jacket and enter the challenge today! Moto Me Sewing Challenge! Channel your inner biker chick and sew up one of these bad […]

Jack Frost Scarf

Jack Frost Scarf
[columns] [span4] [/span4][span8] [/span8][/columns] With Carla’s request for a beaded scarf project, came the perfect opportunity for combining beads with knit lace using a technique that adds beads during the knitting process. No pre-stringing is required for this style of beaded knit. A fine crochet hook that fits into the hole in the bead is […]

You’ve Got to Move It, Move It Knitted Tie

You’ve Got to Move It, Move It Knitted Tie 2
[columns] [span4] [/span4][span8] [/span8][/columns] This knitted tie has both a certain charm and a sense of humour. Inspired by some left over variegated yarn, I thought a knitted tie would tie in perfectly in a winter issue. As I was knitting it up, it quickly occurred to me how it looked so much like the […]

The Dragon’s Tail Knitted Scarf

Dragon’s Tail Scarf
[columns] [span4] [/span4][span8] [/span8][/columns] Who doesn’t like a knitted scarf? When I knit something for someone, I want to make sure that the pattern I choose for them reflects their personality. I couldn’t imagine knitting the item without knowing what their favourite colour is either. In 2011 I decided to make a scarf for each […]

Quilting for Baby

Pre Printed Panel 1
[columns] [span4] [/span4][span4] [/span4][span4] [/span4][/columns] Elaine’s Tech Tips™ “I’m pregnant!” That is music to a quilter’s ears. The need to make something for the new baby is part of the quilter’s life. While we want to rush out and buy the cutest and newest pattern, there are a couple of things that you should consider […]

Oh-Bla-Di, Oh-Bla-Da Quilt

Oh-Bla-Di, Oh-Bla-Da Quilt
[columns] [span4] [/span4][span8] [/span8][/columns] My Sewing Room is Canada’s largest independently-owned quilting shop with a strong online presence. The helpful staff boasts over 14,000 different bolts of fabrics, from designers and manufacturers from around the world, carrying cotton as well as a large selection of denim, flannel, wool, cuddle and fashion fabrics. They also carry […]